Spectator tackles Kenyan runner during 10km race in Brazil

Kenyan runner Edwin Kipsang Rotich is attacked by a member of the public during the 10km Kings Run in Brazil.

Rotich was immediately assisted by the local police, and went on to win the race in Cuiaba.

Of the attacker, local police said: "He has a history of performing acts like these in the past, he's someone with [psychiatric] problems."

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