Uganda’s Stella Chesang Wins Gold at 2018 Commonwealth Games

Female long distance runner Stella Chesang has won the second Gold medal for Uganda in the ongoing 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

Chesang won the women’s 10,000m on Monday to win the Gold medal. Kenya’s Stacy Ndiwa, who came second, won a silver medal

In the same race, Uganda’s Mercyline Chelangat won bronze after finishing third.

Stella Chesang’s gold medal becomes the second for Uganda in the 2018 Commonwealth Games after Joshua Cheptegei’s won Sunday.

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