Paul Chelimo

5 results

 Faith Kipyegon of Kenya goes past Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands on her way to winning gold in the women’s 1,500m final  at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo. Photograph: Diego Azubel/EPA

No harm in trying, as mad as it was, Sifan Hassan denied an unprecedented distance running treble at the second last step and only after she helped ma(...)

Irish gymnast Rhys McClenaghan has labelled rumours about ‘anti-sex’ beds in the Olympic Village as ‘fake news’. Photograph: Inpho

Competitors arriving at the Tokyo Olympics have discovered something unusual about the beds in the athletes’ village: They are made of cardboard. Some(...)

 Mo Farah applauds the crowd after the race. Photo: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

So they caught him in the end, Mo Farah losing his last championship race on the track inside a packed London Olympic Stadium, beaten into second plac(...)

South Africa’s Caster Semenya celebrates winning the women’s 800m final in Rio. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Rarely in Olympic history have three gold medal winners talked so loudly on the track, only to sound a little more muted afterwards. Mo Farah – winni(...)

Britain’s Mo Farah completed a double-double after he added the 5,000m gold to his 10,000m success in Rio. Photograph: Afp

Rarely in Olympic history were two gold medal distance runners rolled into the press conference room having already done so much talking on the track.(...)