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• Asbel Kiprop: Former Olympic 1500m champion to turn his back on athletics for motorsport career

Kiprop won gold at the Beijing Olympics in 2008 but is serving a four-year doping ban imposed in April 2019.

The 30-year-old Kenyan has now joined a Nairobi motor-rallying academy to hone his driving skills.

"I'm ready to begin again in a sport that doesn't have doping conspiracy," he said on Twitter.

"I will be patient again to be able to be champion. I will be climbing this ladder hoping to learn the next game."

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