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Five athletics great moments

4) Frenchman Kevin Mayer took decathlon to a new level when he lifted the world record to 9126 points He’s only the third man in history to have broken 9000 points, after American Ashton Eaton in 2012 and 2015 and Roman Sebrle of the Czech Republic in 2001.

Times Live , South Africa Dec 24, 2018

Uhuru, Ruto lead Kenyans in celebrating Kipchoge for winning IAAF Male Athlete of the Year Award Kenya News

Kipchoge beat off stiff competition from American sprinter Chris Coleman, Swede Pole vault champion Armand Duplantis, Qatari's 400m hurdler Abdelrahman Samba and heptathlete Kevin Mayer of France to claim the award.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

Kipchoge and Ibarguen named IAAF athletes of the year

French decathlon world record holder Kevin Mayer, U.S. 60m world record-setter Christian Coleman, Swedish pole vaulter Armand “Mondo” Duplantis and Qatari hurdler Abderrahman Samba were the other finalists for the men’s award.

Reuters , Africa Dec 5, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge tuxedo turn heads - PHOTOS & VIDEO

“Finally, a huge thanks to my sponsors Nike and NN who help me make it all possible, and members of the fourth estate also.” Kipchoge was nominated alongside American sprinter Christian Coleman, Swedish pole vaulter Armand Duplantis, French decathlete Kevin Mayer and Qatari hurdler Abderrahman Samba.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge crowned athlete of the year to become second Kenyan in history to win the prestigious award Kenya News

- Eliud Kipchoge has been named Male Athlete of the Year by IAAF - Kipchoge beat a raft of athletes including American sprinter Chris Coleman and French heptathlete Kevin Mayer to win the award - He becomes the second Kenyan in history to bag the prestigious award after David Rudisha World Marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge was on Tuesday, December 4 crowned IAAF Male Athlete of the Year during an awards gala hosted at the athletics world governing body headquarters in Monaco, France.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 4, 2018

Kipchoge and Ibarguen named IAAF athletes of the year

French decathlon world record holder Kevin Mayer, US 60m world record-setter Christian Coleman, Swedish pole vaulter Armand “Mondo” Duplantis and Qatari hurdler Abderrahman Samba were the other finalists for the men’s award.

EWN , South Africa Dec 4, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge crowned IAAF Male Athlete of the Year- PHOTOS

Kipchoge’s main competitors were French decathlete Kevin Mayer and American sprinter Christian Coleman.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 4, 2018

Man of the moment: Eliud Kipchoge wins IAAF male athlete of the year award

French decathlon world record holder Kevin Mayer, US 60m world record-setter Christian Coleman, Swedish pole vaulter Armand “Mondo” Duplantis and Qatari hurdler Abderrahman Samba were the other finalists for the men’s award.

The Star , Kenya Dec 4, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge: I will win the Athlete of the year award

At tonight’s awards ceremony, Kipchoge is up against US world indoor 60 metres record holder Christian Coleman, Sweden’s pole vault European champion Armand Duplantis, France’s decathlon world record holder Kevin Mayer and Qatari hurdler Abderrahman Samba.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 4, 2018

Why Eliud Kipchoge, Caterine Ibarguen should win IAAF awards -

Kipchoge’s main competitors, in my opinion, are French decathlete Kevin Mayer and American sprinter Christian Coleman.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 3, 2018