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Uganda celebrates gold at World Cross Country championships

Kenya were the big winner’s at Sunday’s  World Cross Country championships , but the press in the host country this morning is focusing on a Ugandan winner:

Sixteen-year-old  Jacob Kiplimo  came first in a time of 22 minutes 40 seconds, three seconds ahead of Ethiopia’s  Amdework Walelegn .

Kenya took the top two spots in the men’s senior race and totally dominated the women’s senior race coming first, second, third, fourth, fifth and sixth.

 

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