Slovenia's Ceplak Continues Wining Streak with Victory over 1500 m in Glasgow

Glasgow, 9 March - The world-record holder on the 800 m indoor track, Slovenia's Jolanda Ceplak, won the 1500 m indoor event at the athletics meeting in Glasgow on Saturday with a time of 4:05.44. Setting the new personal and national best, and the second fastest time in the world this year, Ceplak managed to beat the winner of the event at last week's European Indoors Athletic Championships in Vienna, Russia's Yekaterina Pusanova, who crossed the finish in a time of 4:05.53.

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