Kiprop's 3:29.18 In Doha Fastest Early Time Ever

With his speedy Diamond League win, Kenyan Asbel Kiprop became only the fifth man ever to break 3:30 before July 1. And they were all slower than he. The list:

 

3:29.47        Augustine Choge      6/14/09
3:29.51        Hicham El Guerrouj  5/31/97
3:29.63        Silas Kiplagat           5/11/12
3:29.78        ——Kiprop               5/11/12