David Lekuta Rudisha Kenya

Key Facts


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Date of birth

17 Dec 1988


London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Top Performances

Sport Guides


David Rudisha and Usain Bolt Rudisha and Bolt united in greatness

Very different off the track, Usain Bolt and David Rudisha are both all-time athletics greats, writes BBC chief sports writer Tom Fordyce

10 Aug 12

David Rudisha shows off his gold medal Rudisha breaks record in 800m win

Men's 800m

9 Aug 12

David Rudisha becomes the first athlete to set a new world record on the track at London 2012 as he wins 800m gold.

Results for David Lekuta Rudisha

Date Event Rank Mark
9 Aug Men's 800m Final 1 WR gold 1:40.91
7 Aug Men's 800m Semi-finals, Semi-final 2 1 1:44.35
6 Aug Men's 800m Round 1, Heat 2 1 1:45.90