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Top athlete Mercy Cherono welcomes baby girl

Congratulations to the couple on their bundle of joy.

The Commonwealth games champion gave birth to a baby girl called Kimberly Cherop on April 1.

This is her first child with businessman husband Edmond Ng’etich.

An elated Edmond took to his social media to share the good news writing:


“Kimberly Cherop. The best gift from God this Easter. Welcome to the world my princess. And to my lovely wife Cherono Ng’etich Mercy, congratulations.”

Mercy is a two-time world junior champion in 2008 and 2010. She scooped gold medals at the Commonwealth wealth youth Games 2008. She has also been a success junior athlete in cross country games taking the silver medals in the junior team and individual competitions at World Cross Country Championship.


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