Asbel Kiprop Facts
Kenyan middle distance runner
- Asbel Kipruto Kiprop is a Kenyan middle-distance runner, who specializes in the 1500 metres.
- He was born on June 30, 1989 in Uasin Gishu.
- He was awarded the 1500 m gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics after the original winner, Rashid Ramzi, tested positive for doping.
- He won his first world title in the event at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics.