Purity Cherotich Kirui, Kenya

Most recent results: 10th - IAAF World Championships London 3000m SC Final (9:25.62) - 11 Aug 2017; 3rd - IAAF World Championships London 3000m SC Heat (9:40.53) - 9 Aug 2017

DOB: 1-Aug-1991

Personal records
3000m SC - 9:17.89 (2015)
5000m - 16:13.42 (2011)

Career highlights
2017
6th - IAAF Diamond League Eugene 3000m SC (9:20.07)
5th - IAAF Diamond League Shanghai 3000m SC (9:24.97)
10th - IAAF World Champs London 3000m SC Final (9:25.62)
4th - IAAF Diamond League Oslo 3000m SC (9:25.82)
11th - IAAF Diamond League Doha 3000m SC (9:31.73)
12th - IAAF Diamond League Paris 3000m SC (9:33.71)
3rd - Kenyan World Champs Trials Nairobi 3000m SC (9:38.47)
3rd - IAAF World Champs London 3000m SC Heat (9:40.53)
World Rank as of 14-Aug (by time):  3000m SC - 13th
2016
5th - IAAF Diamond League Shanghai 3000m SC (9:22.47)
11th - IAAF Diamond League Paris 3000m SC (9:30.62)
3rd - IAAF Diamond League London 3000m SC (9:30.95)
6th - IAAF Diamond League Stockholm 3000m SC (9:31.26)
9th - IAAF Diamond League Eugene 3000m SC (9:31.76)
12th - IAAF Diamond League Zurich 3000m SC (9:39.68)
4th - ISTAF Berlin 3000m SC (9:39.80)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  3000m SC - 17th
2015
5th - IAAF Diamond League Brussels 3000m SC (9:17.74)
5th - IAAF Diamond League Monaco 3000m SC (9:17.89)
2nd - National Champs Nairobi 3000m SC (9:33.41)
4th - Kenyan national WC trials Nairobi 3000m SC (9:37.62)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  3000m SC - 7th
2014
2nd - IAAF Diamond League New York 3000m SC (9:23.43)
1st - Beijing 3000m SC (9:25.68)
9th - IAAF Diamond League Paris 3000m SC (9:26.95)
5th - IAAF Diamond League Eugene 3000m SC (9:29.18)
1st - Commonwealth Games Glasgow 3000m SC Final (9:30.96)
4th - IAAF Diamond League Shanghai 3000m SC (9:33.24)
9th - IAAF Diamond League Zurich 3000m SC (9:35.78)
1st - National Trials CWG Nairobi 3000m SC (9:44.00)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  3000m SC - 10th
2013
6th - IAAF Diamond League Doha 3000m SC (9:19.42)
5th - IAAF Diamond League Brussels 3000m SC (9:24.42)
4th - Rabat 3000m SC (9:25.72)
3rd - Golden Spike Ostrava 3000m SC (9:26.50)
6th - IAAF Diamond League Birmingham 3000m SC (9:32.16)
5th - IAAF Diamond League New York 3000m SC (9:40.33)
1st - Rovereto 3000m SC (9:49.32)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  3000m SC - 6th
2012
3rd - Huelva 3000m SC (9:35.61)
2011
3rd - Prague 3000m SC (9:37.85)
9th - IAAF Diamond League London 3000m SC (9:40.11)
10th - IAAF Diamond League Brussels 3000m SC (9:42.84)
2nd - Huelva 3000m SC (9:44.27)
9th - IAAF Diamond League Lausanne 3000m SC (9:45.57)
3rd - Turin 3000m SC (9:46.39)
3rd - Fortaleza 3000m SC (9:49.93)
3rd - Belem 5000m (16:13.42)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 3000m SC - 24th
 2010
1st - IAAF World Jr Championships Moncton 3000m Final (9:36.34)
1st - IAAF World Jr Championships Moncton 3000m Heat (9:52.77)
1st - Nairobi 3000m SC (9:56.8A)
End-of-Season World Junior World Rank (by time): 3000m SC - 5th