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Eliud Kipchoge Named World Best Athlete

Eliud Lichoge,a Kenyan long distance marathon runner has become the greatest marathon runner of the modern era. Eliud Kipchoge is the 2016 and 2020 Olympic marathon winner.He set the world record in the marathon with a time of 2:01:39 at the 2018 Berlin marathon.

Kipchoge has come to be one famous marathon runner worldwide.Legendary marathoner Eliud Kipchoge has been named the best male athlete of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Kenya's greatest of all times was feted at the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Awards 2021 held in Greece on Sunday, October 24.

Kipchoge set a record, becoming only the third man to win gold back-to-back in the Olympic competitions.

While receiving the award, Kipchoge stated that marathons mean life to him.

"When you win two Olympic gold medals back-to-back, its making history because only three people have done it, I'm happy to have done that in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics," he stated.

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