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Kenya at the 2003 world championship: Eliud Kipchoge announces himself

The 2003 World Athletics Championships were held from 23 August to 31 August 2003 in the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, Seine-Saint-Denis, France. Kenya won 2 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze for a total of 4 medals, the lowest … Continue reading

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Kipchoge on his way to being the greatest marathoner ever

On April-22-2016, Eliud Kipchoge beat a very strong field to win th 2016 London Marathon. The field included two former world record holders: Wilson Kipsang and Dennis Kimetto, plus New York Marathon winner Stanley Biwott, not to mention Ethiopian track … Continue reading

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Kipchoge, Kipsang, Kimetto and Bekele headline epic London field

The 2016 London is going to be an epic battle of legends. The field includes current world record holder Dennis Kimetto who finished third least year, the immediate former world record Wilson Kipsang, last year’s champion Eliud Kipchoge, plus Ethiopian … Continue reading

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Shades of 2003 as Eliud Kipchoge beats Bekele

In windy conditions, Eliud Kipchoge beat a strong field that included Ethiopian legend Kenenisa Bekele to win the 2014 Chicago marathon in an impressive time of 2:04:11. Two other Kenyans Sammy Kitwara and Dickson Chumba (2:04:32) finished second and third … Continue reading

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