These African athletes made history at Tokyo 2020

CNN  — 

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics provided plenty of highlights and historical moments, many of which came from athletes representing African countries.

Kenya, which finished 19th in the medal table, won the most of any African country with 10 total medals, including four gold. In total, 13 African nations won medals at the Games this year.

Click through the gallery above to see some of the African athletes who helped make history at Tokyo 2020.