Kenya’s long distance runner Geoffrey Kirui became the first man to win the world championship, four months after winning the Boston marathon. Hongera sana.
The champ has won the admiration of Kenyans after winning his first ever world championship on Sunday at the ongoing IAAF London 2017 race.
He clocked 2hr 08min 27sec to beat the silver medal finalist. See photos of his historic win yesterday.
Edna Kiplagat also delivered a silver medal.