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Mary Moraa win Commonwealth Games 800m gold

Fresh from winning bronze at the World Championships in Oregon, Mary Moraa won her first gold medal at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham in England.

Moraa won gold in the 800m when she clocked 1:57.07 for gold ahead of England’s Keely Hodgkinson who timed 1:57.40 while Scotland’s Laura Muir settled third in 1:57.87

The world under 18 400m silver medalist’s gold was 4th after Ferdinand Omanyala (100m), Jackline Chepkoech (3,000m steeplechase), Abraham Kibiwot (3,000m steeplechase) won titles in their respective races.

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