Gobena finished first in 2:25:49 and was well ahead of defending champion Bornes Kitur of Kenya who clocked 2:28:48 to finish second.
With less than three weeks to go before the Games in Pyeongchang begin, the most momentous decisions have already been made.
Aanchal Thakur won India's first international ski medal.
Aanchal Thakur, who hails from Manali, won bronze in Alpine Ejder 3200 Cup organised by the Federation Internationale de Ski (FIS) held in Turkey.
Kidambi Srikanth notched up a formidable 2017, which also saw landmarks for Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and a slew of others.
The year saw the end of Usain Bolt's era and the shocking exit of Italy from the FIFA World Cup qualifiers.
WWE star John Cena took to Twitter and posted a link to an article regarding Shah Rukh Khan and his show 'Ted Talks: Nayi Soch'.
The quadrennial multisport event, involving members of the British Commonwealth of Nations, last took place in the United Kingdom in Glasgow in 2014.
Since the record was first set in 2004, nearly 30 days have been shaved off.
Narinder Batra was elected as president of the Indian Olympic Association for a four-year term by an overwhelming majority in the polls held at its Annual General Meeting.
Froome had twice the permissible amount of asthma medication Salbutamol in his system during the Grand Tour race.
Froome said the UCI was "absolutely right" to scrutinise the test results.
Russian athletes have expressed their will to take part in the games," the ROC president Alexander Zhukov, who is suspended from the IOC, told a press-conference in Moscow.
Mcgrath is a soldier, a survivor and an Olympic champion who was in India recently to build a movement to enhance participation of disabled people in sports.
Nitisha Negi , who drowned in Adelaide, was in Australia for the Pacific School Games.
Triple H engaged in some Bhangra with Jinder and the Singh brothers post match.
The fans are still enamoured with WWE even though Jinder Mahal lost.