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Angela Tanui Emotional Tribute To Fallen Fellow Athlete Agnes Tirop Who Was Brutally Murdered

Angel Tanui just joined the world fastest female athletes after breaking the Amsterdam marathon course record by running under 2 hours 17 seconds and 57 microseconds at a competition held in Netherlands. Kenyans dominate the competition as Elisha Rotich also emerged victorious in men's marathon.

This is just a week after her fellow athlete Agnes Tirop, who took part in Tokyo Olympics 2020 and managed the 4th position in 5 thousand meters, was brutally murdered at her home in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County with her own husband being the prime suspect.

The two were close friends and It is a coincidence that both names start with the same leters. She decided to pin a white ribbon breast as a tribute to the fallen hero. She was happy that she won the race for her and may Tirop's Soul rest in peace. You can watch Angela's tribute from the link below,

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