16 Aug '16, 12am

Paul Tanui delivers a second silver medal for Kenya on the 2nd day of athletics in the men's 10,000m - RunBlogRun:

Paul Tanui delivers a second silver medal for Kenya on the 2nd day of athletics in the men's 10,000m - RunBlogRun:

Paul Tanui delivers a second silver medal for Kenya on the 2nd day of athletics in the men's 10,000m The much anticipated race finally happened on the second day of athletic events in Rio; the men's 10,000m final. Most Kenyans woke up at 3 am to watch this race. The start list was impressive with nine athletes on it having already run under 27 minutes for their personal best times. It was a tense moment for fans as the 34 athletes lined up at the starting line as it was hard to guess who would emerge the winner in such a competitive field. As usual, Mo Farah started out by following the field from behind as Louis Ostos of Peru took them through the first kilometer in 2:55.20. Two Kenyans; Paul Tanui and Geoffrey Kamworor remained just behind the leaders until at around 3000m when Ethiopia's Yigrem Demelash and Tamirat Tola went to the front and took up the pacing crossing ...

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