Silas Kiplagat produced the shock of the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco as he outsprinted a Kenyan compatriot who had been targeting a world record here, Asbel Kiprop, to win the 1500m in 3:27.64 on Friday (18).
Asbel Kiprop is back in Monaco – and in pursuit of the world 1500m record.
Monaco’s IAAF Diamond League meeting on Friday (18) has much to live up to this year after 2013’s offering of seven world-leading marks and four IAAF Diamond League records.
The provisional entry lists are now available for the 10th meeting of the 2014 season of the IAAF Diamond League in Monaco on 18 July.
The women’s 100m and men’s 400m at the Herculis meeting will feature a host of talented sprinters when the IAAF Diamond League descends upon Monaco on 18 July.
Since becoming part of the IAAF Diamond League in 2010, the Herculis meeting in Monaco has been the setting of many historic middle-distance races.
A host of the world’s best sprinters will take part in the Meeting Herculis on 18 July as the Louis II Stadium hosts the 10th fixture of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League.
After the opening leg of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League in Doha, which produced the world-leading high jump mark of 2.41m, Herculis Monaco is proud to announce that the main protagonists of the event will be at Louis II Stadium on 18 July.