29 Sep '17, 2am

Bucket list for @chicagomarathon for Abel Kirui: Win again! Read this story from Sabrina Yohannes,...

You have to admire Abel Kirui. Abel Kirui surprised many with his win in Chicago last year. Why? This marathoner is one of the most positive people you will ever meet. Kirui, in truth, is probably the least known 2:05 marathoner in the world. It befuddles this writer. Abel Kirui, photo by PhotoRun.net Abel Kirui won the gold medal in the 2009 World Champs in Berlin. Two years later, in Daegu, Abel Kirui was back, and won the gold once again in South Korea. In 2012, in old London town, Abel Kirui finished silver to Stephen Kiprotich (Uganda)'s gold medal in the Olympic marathon. In 2016, Abel Kirui showed up again winning Bank of America Chicago Marathon. This was after no marathons in 2013, but a 2:09:04 in Tokyo in Feb 2014, 2:10:56 in 2015 in Amsterdan in Oct 2015, and a 2:08:06 in Tokyo in February 2016. His win in Chicago in October 2016 put him on the map once again. ...

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