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Cornelius Tuwei, Kenya

Most recent results: 2nd - Lievin Indoors 800m (1:46.74) - 19 Feb 2020; 2nd - Glasgow Indoors 800m (1:46.52) - 15 Feb 2020; 5th - Torun Indoors 800m (1:46.47 PB / '20 World No. 9) - 8 Feb 2020; 3rd - Dusseldorf Indoors 800m B-sect (1:47.86) - 4 Feb 2020

° 1-Jan-1993

Personal records
Outdoors:
400m - 46.79
(2016)
800m - 1:43.82 (2018)
1000m - 2:16.89 (2018)
1500m - 3:35.34 (2019)

Indoors:
800m - 1:46.47 (2020)
1500m - 3:39.72 (2019)

Career highlights
2020
2019
Outdoors:
4th - IAAF Diamond League London 800m (1:43.90)
1st - Nairobi 800m (1:44.74) 
2nd - Nanjing 800m (1:44.91)
3rd - National Champs Nairobi 800m Final (1:45.30)
6th - IAAF Diamond League Doha 800m (1:45.39)
2nd - African Champs Rabat 800m Final (1:45.41)
1st - FBK Games Hengelo 800m (1:45.67)
1st - Turku 800m (1:46.37)
2nd - IAAF Diamond League Oslo 800m (1:46.52)
2nd - Military WG Wuhan 800m Final (1:49.20)
3rd - ISTAF Berlin 1500m (3:35.34)
5th - IAAF Diamond League Birmingham 1500m (3:36.26)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 800m - 12th

Indoors:
2nd - Calais 1500m (3:39.72)
2nd - Dortmund 1500m (3:40.38)
1st - Madrid 800m (1:47.76)
1st - Val-de-Reuil  800m (1:48.12)
2018
Outdoors:
4th - IAAF Diamond League Monaco 800m (1:43.82)
4th - Zagreb 800m (1:44.66)
3rd - Kenyan Trials CW Games Nairobi 800m (1:44.91)
5th - National Champs Nairobi 800m (1:45.28)
3rd - Tomblaine 800m (1:45.34)
2nd - Karlstad 800m (1:45.47)
2nd - Liege 800m (1:45.71)
1st - Rovereto 800m (1:46.02)
1st - Rehlingen 800m (1:46.20)
3rd - Luzern 800m (1:46.59)
4th - Montbeliard 800m (1:46.82)
3rd - CG Gold Coast 800m Heat (1:47.10)
6th - Szekesfehervar 1000m (2:16.89)
8th - ISTAF Berlin 1500m (3:35.72)
4th - Heusden 1500m (3:37.25)
1st - Utrecht 1500m (3:38.69)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 800m - 10th; 1000m - 11th

Indoors:
6th - Lievin 800m (1:48.44)
2017
4th - Nairobi 800m (1:45.7)
5th - National Champs Nairobi 800m Final (1:46.47)
2016
5th - Kenyan Defense Champs 800m (1:46.94)