Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei and Jacob Kiplimo have put a smile on the faces of many Uganda after winning Silver and Bronze respectively in the Men’s 10,000 Meters final.

Ethiopia’s Selemon Barega won the race in 27min 43.22sec, second Cheptegei with 27:43.63 and Kiplimo 27:43.88.

Joshua Cheptegei and Jacob Kiplimo win Silver and Bronze in Tokyo 2020 Olympics
Joshua Cheptegei

Ugandan Stephen Kissa who also participated in the race pulled out just over 19 minutes for unknown reasons