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Breaking News :Uganda Makes History in Men’s 10,000m as it get first silver and bronze medal in 2020 Olympics in Tokyo

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Ethiopia’s Selemon Barega crossed the finish line in first place, winning the first track and field gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics. But, the story of the race was Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei and Jacob Kiplimo, who finished in second and third and won Uganda’s first medals in this event at the Olympics. Barega finished the distance at 27:43.22, Cheptegei at 27:43.68 and Kiplimo at 27:43.88.
However, team USA was disqualified from the event for violating a handoff rule. Lynna Irby seemingly left the takeoff zone before getting the baton, resulting in the disqualification.
Team USA’s relay woes surface early in the 2020 Olympics. The mixed 4×400 relay — heavy favorites for gold — has been DQ’d for violating technical rule 24.19.
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