KB isn't who he used to be.
This is an exciting result. I head that the were going for something like this, and I thought it a bit ambitious, but I know Rupp is in absolutely stunning shape right now, so may as well go for it. Had he had more competition, he might have gotten Lagat's AR.
Let's see what he does on Saturday, and then start to look back at Gebrselassie's winters from 1997-1999, when he ran 3:32.39i, 3:31.76i and 3:33.77i (winning the World Indoor title on that last one) before going on to 12:41.86/26:31.82, 12:39.36/26:22.75 and 12:49.64, respectively.