• Muktar Edris Defends Men's World 5000m Title

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Ethiopia's Muktar Edris defends his 5000m World title on Monday in Doha.

 

 Top 8 Men's 5000m Final

POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Muktar EDRIS ETH 12:58.85 SB
2 Selemon BAREGA ETH 12:59.70
3 Mohammed AHMED CAN 13:01.11
4 Telahun Haile BEKELE ETH 13:02.29
5 Jakob INGEBRIGTSEN NOR 13:02.93
6 Jacob KROP KEN 13:03.08 PB
7 Paul CHELIMO USA 13:04.60 SB
8 Nicholas Kipkorir KIMELI KEN 13:05.27

Women's 800m Final

Uganda's Nakaayi Halimah ran a fenomenal last 100m to take a shock win. American Raevyn Rogers came from almost last to second in the last 80m, while her compatriot Ajee Wilson who led most of the race took third.

1 Halimah NAKAAYI UGA 1:58.04 NR
2 Raevyn ROGERS USA 1:58.18 SB
3 Ajee WILSON USA 1:58.84
4 Winnie NANYONDO UGA 1:59.18
5 Eunice Jepkoech SUM KEN 1:59.71
6 Natoya GOULE JAM 2:00.11
7 Rababe ARAFI MAR 2:00.48
8 Ce'Aira BROWN USA 2:02.97
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