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Isuzu East Africa awards Eliud Kipchoge a 4.1M D-Max

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Isuzu East Africa has rewarded world marathon Eliud Kipchoge with a 4.1 million D-Max.

In a ceremony held in Nairobi, Isuzu handed the brand new vehicle to Kipchoge as earlier promised.

Eliud was awarded following his INEOS challenge win going down to the books of history as the first man to run a 42 km marathon under 2 hours.

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The Isuzu D-Max had the not normal number plates as they contained the famous 159 t make the no human is limited challenge.

Also promised to Eliud Kipchoge was construction of schools of his choice by tycoon Manu Chandaria imeediately after the race.

Recently he eceived the Male Champion award in New York when he met a the running community.

On October 20th, President Uhuru Kenyatta recognised the athlete with the Elder of the Order of the Golden Heart during this year’s Mashuja day celebrations.

Following the historic Berlin marathon in 2018, Ethiopian athlete Bekele came close this year to break the record.

Alex Kiprop
News Moto sports correspondent. Catch up the latest results when they happen and as they happen, locally and international

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