By Reagan Tumukunde
Uganda’s long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei has won an Olympics gold medal in the 5000m.
He clocked 12:58.15 to fend off resistance from Mohamed Katir of Canada (12:58.61) and Paul Chelimo (USA) who came third with a time of 12:59.05
Jacob Kiplimo came fifth to miss the medal bracket while Oscar Chelimo came last.
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