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‘voiceofsport.net’ first broke story of Paul Ereng’ protégé that could dethrone the ‘King’ – David Rudisha

New Kenyan sensation Emmanuel Korir arrives from USA to grab slot to represent Kenya at London’s IAAF World Championships next month. The Kenyan trials set the mood for the country to turn out in large numbers to watch the five-day IAAF World U18 Champions on July 12-16. A countrywide initiative to bring children and adults to Moi International Sports Centre’s Kasarani Stadium has been activated by the Local Organising Committee

Heir to the throne: Emmanuel Korir storms to 800m victory on Saturday in Nairobi during the Kenyan trials for the IAAF World U18 Championships. Korir, discovered by David Rudisha’s mentor Bro Colm O’Connel of Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County, is tipped to take over from Rudisha as the world star in the distance. Photo: MOHAMMED AMIN/sports-pot.com