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When the runner-up won the race of integrity ❤️


When the runner-up won the race of integrity ❤️


Kenyan runner Abel Mutai was only a few meters from the finish line, but got confused with the signs and stopped, thinking he had finished the race.


A Spanish man, Ivan Fernandez Anaya was right behind him and, realising what was going on, started shouting to the Kenyan to keep running. Mutai did not know Spanish and did not understand. Realising what was going on, Fernandez pushed Mutai to victory.


A reporter asked Ivan, &q