22 Feb '15, 6pm

Farah's 8:03.40 World Best, Two more World Leaders in Birmingham, by Alfons Juck, EME News via

BIRMINGHAM (GBR, Feb 21): Already boasting two World and Olympic titles, Mo Farah now has a world best, his first top global mark in his career. His 8:03.40 for 2 miles highlighted the action at the Sainsbury´s Indoor Grand Prix, which also featured two other world leads. Farah's fellow Olympic champion Greg Rutherford opened his season with four jumps over 8 metres, his best being 817 in the final round, a PB and WL. Sharika Nelvis of the USA was dominant in the women's 60mH, clocking 7.87 to move up one place, to first, on the 2015 rankings (Eurochamp Tiffany Porter 4th 8.13). Farah ran the second half alone after passing the pacer, Paul Kipsiele Koech, and distancing Bernard Lagat in one move. His opening mile was timed at 4:03.9, with his second a blistering 3:59.5. His 3000 m split was World leading British record 7:33.1, also third best ever by an European. Koech hun...

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