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Commonwealth Games: Kenyan Duo Flourish As Uganda’s Juliet Chekwel Miss Out

Uganda’s Juliet Chekwel finished outside the medal bracket in the Women’s 5000 metres at the ongoing Commonwealth Games.

Chekwel, a long distance runner, came fourth crossing the line in a time of 15:30.17.

The race was dominated by the Kenyans, scooping a 1-2 on the day.

World champion Hellen Obiri and Margaret Kipkemboi took gold and silver in that order.

Obiri clocked 15:13.1 as Kipkemboi closely followed in second in a time of 15:15.28.

Laura Weightman from England took bronze.

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