BREAKING: Ugandan athlete Jacob Kiplimo wins gold in World Championship

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BREAKING: Ugandan athlete Jacob Kiplimo wins gold
Ugandan medalist Jacob Kiplimo

SPORT: Uganda’s Jacob Kiplimo has on Saturday October 17th 2020 won the World Half marathon title in a championship record.

Kiplimo, 19 just need only 58:49 to finish the race in the lead. Not even the Coronavirus pandemic could stop the youngster as World record breaker, Joshua Cheptegei finished in fourth position. 

Kenya’s Kibiwott Kandie took silver after finishing at 58:54 as he raced behind Kiplimo.

Ethiopian long-distance runner Amedework Walelegn finished in third position with 59:08.

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