Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda was the surprise gold medalist, winning in 2 hours, 8 minutes, 1 second as he pulled away from the Kenyan duo of Abel Kirui and favorite Wilson Kiprotich Kipsang. (Associated Press)

Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda was the surprise gold medalist, winning in 2 hours, 8 minutes, 1 second as he pulled away from the Kenyan duo of Abel Kirui and favorite Wilson Kiprotich Kipsang. (Associated Press)