Uganda’s Cheptegei snatches gold in men’s 10,000m

Athletics - World Athletics Championships - Doha 2019 - Men's 10,000 Metres Final - Khalifa International Stadium, Doha, Qatar - October 6, 2019. Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei celebrates winning gold. REUTERS/Aleksandra Szmigiel

DOHA (Reuters) – Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei triumphed after a close battle in the 10,000 metres on Sunday, winning his first world title and bringing his country their second medal of the championships. Cheptegei remained near the front of the pack for most of the race and surged in the final kilometre to pass leader Rhonex […]

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