RRW: Faith Kipyegon Wins Wild 1500m Final at IAAF World Championships

Women's 1500: Faith Kipyegon Wins Another Gold As Jenny Simpson Beats Caster Semenya To Nab Her Fourth Global 1500 Medal

A thrilling final sprint saw a five-way battle for the medals as Kipyegon just held on to the gold with Simpson timing her kick perfectly to grab silver over Semenya. GB's Laura Muir and world leader Sifan Hassan both ran out of gas after starting their kicks too soon and finished in 4th and 5th.

Women's 1500 Semis: Jenny Simpson Moves on to the Final, Genzebe Dibaba Struggles but Survives & Konstanze Klosterhalfen Goes for It (But Fails)

RRW: Despite Potential Distractions, Jenny Simpson Stays Focused On Competing

Talking about doping and Caster Semenya, Simpson says "My event is full of controversy this year."  

RRW Day 1 Recap: Mo Farah Wins Third Straight World 10,000 Title In Dramatic Fashion

All 3 Americans (Including Sara Vaughn With A PB) and 4 Brits Move On In The Best Opening-Round Women's 1500 in History

2017 Worlds Women's 1500 Preview: Dibaba vs. Hassan vs. Kipyegon Will Be Epic; Can Jenny Simpson, Caster Semenya or Home Favorite Laura Muir Medal?

Of all the distance races at Worlds, this one is the most intriguing. Let's dive into it. What an incredible field with the Olympic champ Faith KipyegonGenzebe Dibaba, Sifan Hassan, Caster Semenya, Laura Muir and Jenny Simpson.

Event Schedule

RaceDateESTGMT
Quarterfinals08/04/17 2:35pm7:35pm
Semifinals08/05/17 2:35pm7:35pm
Final08/07/17 4:50pm9:50pm

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