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Samuel Kamau Wansiru of Kenya has won the gold medal in the men’s marathon

Samuel Kamau Wansiru of Kenya has won the gold medal in the men’s marathon, setting a new Olympic record of two hours and 6.32 minutes, on the final day of competition at the Beijing Olympics.
this event on August 24.
Jaouad Gharib from Morocco crossed the line second and won the silver medal. Tsegay Kebede from [...]

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Kenenisa Bekele from Ethiopia has won the gold medal in the men’s 5000 meters setting a new Olympic Record time of 12:57.82.
Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge won the silver medal and Edwin Cheruiyot Soi also from Kenya won the bronze medal.

Kenya’s Nancy Jebet Langat has won the gold medal in the women’s 1500 meters in 4:00.27.

Iryna Lishchynska from the Ukraine won the silver medal and Nataliya Tobias also from Ukraine won the bronze.

Rashid Ramzi from Bahrain has won the gold medal in the 1500 meters.
Asbel Kipruto Kiprop from Kenya won the silver medal and New Zealand’s Nicholas Willis won the bronze.

Kenya has won the gold and bronze medals in the men’s 800 meters.
Wilfred Bungei won the gold medal with a time of 1:44.65. Ismail Ahmed Ismail from Sudan won the silver medal and Alfred Kirwa Yego won the bronze.

Rashid Ramzi from Bahrain has won the gold in the men’s 1500 meters.
Asbel Kipruto Kiprop from Kenya won the silver medal and Nicholas Willis picked up the bronze medal.

Pamela Jelimo from Kenya has won the gold medal in the women’s 800 meters, with a time of 1:54.87.
Janeth Jepkosgei Besienei also from Kenya won the silver medal and Hasna Benhassi from Morocco won the bronze medal.