Joshua Cheptegei Men Wins 5,000 Meters, Mohammed Ahmed Takes

In the men’s 5,000, Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei took the gold medal, surviving a physical and tactical race, beating Canada’s Mohammed Ahmed and the United States’ Paul Chelimo. Cheptegei became the world’s best distance runner by rewriting the record book for the 5,000 and 10,000 in 2020. Cheptegei took the time to take control of the …