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• Concerns grow for Wilson Kipsang's well-being

July 08, 2020

Concerns are growing from friends and the public for the well-being of Kenyan marathon ace Wilson Kipsang.

The former marathon world record holder appeared to be drunk during a TV interview about his recent four-year ban from athletics.

  Kipsang, who is a policeman, is yet to respond to BBC Sport Africa's request for a comment about his TV appearance.

Elias Kiptum, a friend of Kipsang's, told BBC Sport Africa he is concerned about the athlete.

"He's tried to control his stress by drinking and this is what it has become a worry to us," he said.

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