Monday, August 6, 2012

Ezekiel Kemboi wins Kenya's 1st track gold at London 2012 Games

(AP)LONDON -- Ezekiel Kemboi won Kenya's first gold medal in track and field at the London Olympics in the 3,000-meter steeplechase Sunday night, eight years after winning at the Athens Olympics.
The two-time world champion won his second Olympic title in 8 minutes, 18.56 seconds.

European champion Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad of France took silver in 8:19.08 and African champion Abel Mutai of Kenya took bronze in 8:19.73.

Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/08/05/4695406/kemboi-wins-kenyas-1st-track-gold.html#storylink=cpy