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Tue, 01 Jan 2019 11:25 - Updated Tue, 01 Jan 2019 11:33

Kenyan athlete wins Year-end race of Luanda

Luanda - Kenyan Mokua Nyandusi won the 63rd edition of Luanda's "São Silvestre" end-of-year race on Monday with a time of 30 minutes and 20 seconds.

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Kenyan Mokua Nyandusi wins São Silvestre race of Luanda

Photo: Henri Celso

The second place was Testudo Mosisa, from Ethiopia, with a time of 31 minutes and 15 seconds.

The Angolan Alexandre João, of Interclube, was the third classified. he timed in 10 kilometers the time of 35 minutes and 53 seconds.

The following two positions were also occupied by national athletes, namely Luis Kuvingua of Interclube (32:13) and Rafael Epesse, of 1º de Agosto (32:19).

The women's catergory of this annual event was won by Beyanesh Ayele of Ethiopia in 33 minutes and 56 seconds.

Interclube's Angolan Adelaide Machado was ranked second (36:42), followed by Lúcia Gomes, Cuanza Sul (37:15) and Ernestina Paulino, Interclube (37:20).

The Kenyan Nyabera Gesare was ranked fifth (37:34).

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