Olympic athletics: Meseret Defar wins 5,000m for Ethiopia

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Meseret Defar wins 5,000m

Ethiopia's Meseret Defar wins the women's 5,000m in a time of 15.04.25.

Kenya's Vivian Jepkemoi Cheruiyot was second whilst Tirunesh Diaba, also from Ethiopia claimed the bronze.

Great Britain's Joanne Pavey and Julia Bleasdale were seventh and eighth respectively.

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