• Julius Yego resigned as Team Kenya Olympics captain ahead of Tokyo 2021

  • The Olympic silver medallist from Rio 2016 is a medal contender in the javelin event

  • Yego is known as “Mr YouTube” after he learned how to throw the javelin by watching videos online


*Credit for the main photo belongs to Matt Dunham / AP Photo*


FIRST PUBLISHED: 20th July 2021

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Alex McMahon Sport

Alex is a sports betting tipster, specialising in Premier League football, the Champions League and horse racing.

He loves placing a weekly accumulator on the football at the weekend and dreams of landing the big winner that will take him back to Las Vegas.

As well as writing sports betting tips for 888sport since 2015, Alex has produced content for several international media companies, such as Goal.com and The SPORTBible.