30 Jul '13, 8am

Farah versus Bekele and Gebrselassie in "Dream Team" Bupa Great North Run #BGNR2013

Farah versus Bekele and Gebrselassie in "Dream Team" Bupa Great North Run #BGNR2013

"No one could ask for a better ‘dream team’ to participate in their event and we are delighted they will feature in what has the makings of the greatest head to head in half marathon history," said Brendan Foster, founder of the event. "We've had many fantastic races down the Newcastle to South Shields course in past years, but this will be a competition everyone in the athletics world will want to watch. Haile may now be a veteran but he remains an accomplished performer and we should remember he won the Bupa Great North Run three years ago in a very impressive time of 59:33." Gebrselassie, who missed last year's race through injury, is looking forward to sparring with his younger rivals in the BBC televised event. "I'm just delighted I am returning to the Bupa Great North Run," said the ‘Emperor’, as he is affectionately known. "I can still compete at the highest level a...

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