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Former 400 meters hurdles world champion Nicholas Bett has died in a road accident in Lessos

Nicholas Kiplagat Bett (27 January 1990 – 8 August 2018)

President Kenyatta, athletes pass condolences to family of Nicholas Bett

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Witnesses give account of what happened to Nicholas Bett's car

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Former 400 meters hurdles world champion Nicholas Bett has died in a road accident in  Lessos, Nandi County. The family and Nandi police boss Patrick Wambani have confirmed.

The athlete is said to have lost control of his vehicle which rolled along the Eldoret-Kapsabet road.Police boss Patrick Wambani said Bett was driving home from Nairobi after returning from Nigeria where he participated in the just-concluded African Athletics Championships. In 2015 Nicholas Bett became the first Kenyan to win a gold in hurdles during the world competition that was held in Beijing, China.

Nicholas Bett 47.79 Gold 400m hurdles HD Slow Motion Repeat

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Nicholas Bett

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Nicholas Kiplagat Bett (27 January 1990 – 8 August 2018) was a Kenyan track and field athlete who competed in the 400 metres hurdles. His personal best for the event is 47.79 seconds. He was a world champion in the event, having won in 2015 and a two-time bronze medallist at the African Championships in Athletics.

Bett's twin brother, Haron Koech, is also a 400 metres hurdler.

Bett died in a road accident near the town of Lessos, in Nandi County, Kenya, on 8 August 2018. He had arrived back from the 2018 African Championships in Athletics in Nigeria two days earlier, and was driving along the Kapsabet to Eldoret road on his way back to Nairobi According to the local police commander, Bett lost control of his car, an SUV, which then hit a bump in the road and landed in a ditch, killing the athlete on the spo

In memory of the fallen hero and former 400mH champion Nicholas Bett

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