Last year, he finished in a distant fifth position but today it was different as Kiprotich managed a third-place finish.
USA, Germany, Jamaica and Kenya are classic examples of nations where sportsmen are not entitled to a monthly stipend
The former World and Olympic champion caught the sparse crowd by surprise
“There are no two ways about it. We have to choose the best three to make the team.”
His performance in Hamburg evokes memories of 2012.
“Going by what I saw in training, I believe our time for gold has finally come," said Stephen Kiprotich.
He was granted permission to train in Kenya but is now with his teammates.
Faustino Kiwa clears the air after reports that Timothy Toroitich had been named captain by the technical committee.
“It’s long since I ran before a home crowd. It is time they also saw me in action live."
The marathon is aimed at creating awareness about maintaining the river banks of Sipi Falls
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