Kipyegon BETT

Kipyegon BETT - Kenya - 2017 World Championships 800m bronze medal.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 08 August 2017

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Sunday, 01 February 1998
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Kenya.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Kenya
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Kipyegon BETT - Kenya - 2017 World Championships 800m bronze medal.

Kipyegon Bett in the middle of the field of the men's 800 metres final in London
on their first lap. The nineteen year old, in his first season as senior, had earlier
in the season beaten the absent defending champion David Rudisha (in Shanghai)
to set a then personal best time of 1:44.70. He won his semi final in 1:45.02.



2017 World Athletics Championship. London Olympic Stadium,
England.


Final men's 800 metres World Championship.


 1. BOSSE Pierre-Ambroise
France (FRA) 1:44.67 SB
 2. KSZCZOT Adam
Poland (POL) 1:44.95   
 SB
 3. BETT Kipyegon
Kenya (KEN) 1:45.21  
 4. LANGFORD Kyle
Great Britain (GBR) 1:45.25  PB
 5. AMOS Nijel
Botswana (BOT) 1:45.83  
 6. AMAN Mohammed
Ethiopia (ETH) 1:46.06  
 7. ANDRE Thiago Brazil (BRA) 1:46.30
 8. McBRIDE Brandon Canada (CAN) 1:47.09


Kipyegon Bett after the race still standing.