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Joshua Cheptegei Wins 5000m Olympics Gold

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 Ahmed of Canada (12:58.61) and Paul Chelimo (USA) who came third with a time of 12:59.05 Jacob Kiplimo came fifth and missed out on a medal...

Cheptegei Off To Valencia For 10,000m World Record Attempt

Uganda's long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei left Uganda on Sunday for Valencia. Cheptegei will this Wednesday October 7, 2020 be in action as he bids to break another World Record. Joshua Cheptegei heading to Valencia He will be going for the world 10,000m record at the NN Valencia World Record...

Cheptegei Doesn’t Need My Advice – Bekele

Legendary long distance runner Kenenisa Bekele says that he doesn't need to offer Joshua Cheptegei any guidance as the Ugandan prepares to break his 10000m World Record. On October 7 in Valencia, Cheptegei will be going for Bekele's 10,000m world record which has stood for 15 years - The Ethiopian...
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Cheptegei Tipped To Run Sub Two-Hour Marathon

Joshua Cheptegei will in the future run a Marathon in under two hours according to his coach Addy Ruiter. The sub-two hour feat, has only been achieved by Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge, 34, who clocked 1:59.40 in the Ineos 1:59 Challenge in Vienna in October last year. However, even Kipchoge's landmark...

Cheptegei Sets Sights On Another World Record

Uganda's long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei is targeting to break another World Record. Cheptegei has confirmed that he will compete in 10,000m in Valencia on October 7 this year. The three-time World record holder told World Athletics that his target is to break the 10000m record. The 10000m world record...
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