Silver lining for Kirui in Olympics 2012
13 August 2012, 07:16
They did not celebrate in their traditional style. Much as Abel Kirui tried to put up a strong face, he was obviously very disappointed.
Kenya’s world-renowned marathon runners ignominiously lost their grip on the race, which has brought fame to the home of Samuel Wanjiru and Paul Tergat.
Kirui, although twice world champion, was not expected to be the top Kenyan finisher at the London Olympics Games marathon race.
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