David Lekuta Rudisha is a Kenyan middle distance runner. He is the current Olympic champion and world record holder in the 800 metres, as well as the current Olympic Champion at the distance
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Born to Run: The Secrets of Kenyan Athletics Kenya is a powerful nation in Athletics, but the talent is limited to long and middle distance running. Famous Kenyan runners typically come from districts like Keiyo, Marakwet and Nandi in western Kenya. Almost all of them represent Kalenjin tribes.
Pele and Garrincha, whose emergence following Brazil's defeat at home in the 1950 World Cup Final heralded the dawn of a golden age of football for the country. Edson Arantes do Nascimento, who is better known as Pelé, is a retired Brazilian footballer who is widely regarded to be the…