Kelly Sotherton

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Kelly Jade Sotherton (born 13 November 1976) is a British former heptathlete. In the heptathlon she was the bronze medallist at the 2004 Summer Olympics and, following the disqualification of two other athletes, also at the 2008 Summer Olympics, as well as being part of the bronze medal-winning team in the Women's 4x400m relay at the 2008 Summer Olympics (again, initially finishing 5th but upgraded after various subsequent doping disqualifications). As such she is one of only five women to win multiple medals in Olympic heptathlon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kelly Sotherton has received more than 241,706 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Kelly Sotherton is the 2,927th most popular athlete (down from 2,178th in 2019), the 6,649th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 5,271st in 2019) and the 103rd most popular British Athlete.

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Among athletes, Kelly Sotherton ranks 2,927 out of 3,055Before her are Yury Postrigay, Vonetta Flowers, James Dasaolu, Xavier Carter, Alex Pietrangelo, and Dani Stevens. After her are Shara Proctor, Elijah Manangoi, Hirooki Arai, Halimah Nakaayi, Kelsey Serwa, and Laxmirani Majhi.

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Among people born in 1976, Kelly Sotherton ranks 941Before her are Iain Percy, Ro Khanna, Paul Hartley, Breaux Greer, Paul Nuttall, and Sarah Ulmer. After her are Martha Roby, Brian T. Delaney, and Ian Ashbee.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Kelly Sotherton ranks 6,649 out of 6,924Before her are George Williams (1995), James Dasaolu (1987), Marlon King (1980), Jarrod Bowen (1996), Liam Henderson (1996), and Leon Jackson (1988). After her are Matthew Briggs (1991), Simon Church (1988), Matthew Connolly (1987), Shane Ferguson (1991), Clinton Morrison (1979), and Lee Martin (1987).

Among ATHLETES In United Kingdom

Among athletes born in United Kingdom, Kelly Sotherton ranks 103Before her are Adam Gemili (1993), Dai Greene (1986), Chris Mears (1993), Jamie Baulch (1973), Jo Pavey (1973), and James Dasaolu (1987). After her are Christian Malcolm (1979), Katherine Grainger (1975), Martyn Rooney (1987), Iwan Thomas (1974), Robbie Grabarz (1987), and Holly Bradshaw (1991).