KENYA has won the first gold in Rio de Janeiro Olympics, brought home by one champion Jemima Sumgong. She’s Kenya’s First Private in Kenya Air Force. She crossed the finishing line at 2:24:04 amid joy and cheerful Kenyan athletes and fans.
She said that as she was at 40 kilometers away, she saw the other two but convinced herself that whatever happened she was not going to lose the gold on her way to making history. See this on BBC Sport.