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Elated Ethiopians

London 2012 - The Ethiopian flag flies proudly as Tirunesh Dibaba wins gold in the women’s 10,000m run.
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Japan running together

London 2012 - Three distance runners from Japan - Kayoko Fukushi, Mika Yoshikawa, and Hitomi Niiya - run together during the women’s 10,000m race.
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Breaking from the pack

London 2012 - Tirunesh Dibabo of Ethiopia makes her move in the closing stages of the women's 10k final.
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Moreira right here

London 2012 - Sara Moreira of Portugal indicates where she is at the finish of the women’s 10,000m race.
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Wellings salutes the crowd

London 2012 - Eloise Wellings of Australia acknowledges the Olympic stadium crowd after running in the women's 10,000m final.
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Kenya's early leader

London 2012 – Kenya’s Vivian Jepkemoi Cheruiyot and Joyce Chepkirui lead the pack in the early stages of the women’s 10,000m final at the Olympic Stadium. Cheruiyot claimed bronze in the event.
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Japan out in front

LOndon 2012 - Yoshikawa, Fukushi and Niiya of Japan take a turn at the front of the pack in the 10,000m final.
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Ethiopia's 10k stars

London 2012 – Ethiopia dominated the women’s 10k final at the Olympic Stadium. Werknesh Kidane came fourth, while Tirunesh Dibaba took gold and Beleynesh Oljira ended in fifth position.
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Ethiopia's 10k Queen

London 2012 - Tirunesh Dibaba of Ethiopia can't hide her delight after running the women's 10,000m in 30:20.75 to take gold.
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Gold for Dibaba

London 2012 - Ethiopia's 10k gold medallist Tirunesh Dibaba celebrates after he win at the Olympic Stadium in front of 80,000 spectators.
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Brits in arms

London 2012 – Team GB’s Joanne Peavey and Julia Bleasdale, who came 7th and 8th respectively in the women’s 10k final.
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