Agnes Tirop Biography, Wiki, Cause Of Death, Husband, Children, Net worth

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Who was Agnes Tirop?

Agnes Jebet Tirop (23 October 1995 – 13 October 2021) was a Kenyan professional long-distance runner who mainly competed in the 5000 metres and cross country running. She was also the junior champion at the African Cross Country Championships in 2014. She held a 5000 m best of 14:50.36 minutes. She won the bronze medal in the 10,000 metres events at the 2017 and 2019 World Athletics Championships and, at the time of her death in 2021, was the world-record holder in the 10 kilometres women’s only event.

Agnes Tirop found stabbed to death

Kenyan distance runner Agnes Tirop, a two-times World Championship bronze medallist, was found stabbed to death at her home, Athletics Kenya said on Wednesday.

“Tirop was found dead at their home in Iten after she was allegedly stabbed by her husband. We are still working to unearth more details surrounding her demise,” Athletics Kenya said in a statement.

Local police said Tirop’s husband was a suspect.

Agnes Tirop Biography, Wiki

Agnes Tirop first came to prominence at the national level in 2012, when she was runner-up to world junior champion Faith Chepngetich Kipyegon at the Kenyan Cross Country Championships. This led to her first national selection and international medal at the 2012 African Cross Country Championships; where she was again the runner-up to Kipyegon and took the junior silver medal. She was Kenya’s most prominent entrant for the 5000 metres at the 2012 World Junior Championships in Athletics and finished with a bronze medal in a personal best of 15:36.74 minutes behind Ethiopian opposition.

At the delayed 2020 Summer Olympics, Tirop came fourth in the 5000 metres event. In September 2021, Tirop broke the world record in a 10 kilometres women-only event. She set a time of 30:01 in an event in Herzogenaurach, Germany. In October 2021, she came second in the Giants Geneva race behind Kalkidan Gezahegne in a time of 30:20.

Real NameAgnes Jebet Tirop
Nickname Agnes Jebet Tirop
Profession Kenyan Athletics
GenderFemale
Boyfriend NameNot Known
Marital StatusUnmarried
Physical Status 
AgeApprox 25 Years 
Height (Approx.)In centimeters- 180 cmIn meters- 1.80 mIn Feet Inches-5’11”
Weight (Approx.)In Kilograms- 71 kgIn Pounds- 157 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Shoe SizeNot Known
Personal Information
Date of Birth 23 October 1995
Birth PlaceUasin Gishu County, Kenya
Zodiac signNot Known
EthnicityNot Known
NationalityKenyan
School NamePrivate School
College NamePrivate University
QualificationGraduate
Family Profile
Father NameNot Known
Mother NameNot Known
BrotherNot Known
Career 
Source Of IncomeNot Known
Net Worth, SalaryNot Known

Agnes Jebet Tirop Husband, Personal Life

Agnes Tirop was married to Ibrahim Kipchumba Rotich. Her husband is being treated as a suspect by the police for Agnes’ murder.

Agnes Tirop Ethnicity & Nationality

Agnes’s ethnicity is not known to us at this moment. Agnes Tirop holds Kenyan nationality. 

Agnes Tirop Social Media Profiles (Instagram, Twitter)

Agnes Jebet Tirop has more followers on Instagram and many followers on Twitter.

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Agnes Jebet Tirop Age, Height, Weight, 

Agnes Tirop is a professional Kenyan Athletics. She was won many awards. Her Father’s name and mother’s name are given on this Page. Agnes Jebet Tirop’s height is 5 feet 11 inch and her weight is around 71 kg. Agnes Jebet Tirop’s age is now approx 25 Years old. 

Agnes Tirop Personal bests – outdoor

The following information is from the International Association of Athletics Federations.

  • 1500 metres – 4:12.68 (2013)
  • 2000 metres – 5:48.65 (2013)
  • 3000 metres – 8:27.51 (2019)
  • 5000 metres (track) – 14:20.68 (2019)
  • 10,000 metres (track) – 30:25.20 (2019)
  • Half marathon (road) – 1:11:57 (2013)

Who is Agnes Tirop?

Agnes Jebet Tirop (23 October 1995 – 13 October 2021) was a Kenyan professional long-distance runner who mainly competed in the 5000 metres and cross country running. 

Who is Agnes Tirop’s Husband?

Agnes Tirop was married to Ibrahim Kipchumba Rotich. Her husband is being treated as a suspect by the police for Agnes’ murder.

What is Agnes Tirop Net worth?

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