IAAF World Championships in Athletics (2015) News

Kenya’s David Rudisha is the current Olympic champion and world record holder in the 800 meters race. Credit: qz.com

Here's why Kenya keeps dominating the world of athletics

Kenya is on top of the world. As the world athletics championships wrapped up in Beijing on Sunday (August 30th), Kenyan athletes managed to top the overall winners table.

Asbel Kiprop (center) just beat his compatriot Elija Manangoi to take gold in the 1,500m event

Kenya tops medal table at World Athletics Championships

Kenya has come top of the overall medal table at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing for the first time, with seven gold medals.