Joshua Cheptegei finishes sixth at the Diamond League meeting in Florence

Joshua Cheptegei finishes sixth at the Diamond League meeting in Florence

Joshua Cheptegei, the 5000m record holder came sixth at the Diamond League meeting in Florence on Thursday.

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The 5000m race was worn by 20-year-old Jakob Ingebrigtsen from Norway. Jakob has set a European record of 12min 48.45sec making it the fastest run this year.

Cheptegie came sixth at 12:54.69sec.

Ugandans are happy that despite not wining, he has performed well. “He still has many chances to win,” said Joshua mugenyi.

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