29 Aug '15, 2pm

REWATCH: @Mo_Farah pull off DOUBLE GOLD! #Beijing2015

Unfortunately for the them, Saturday in Beijing was not one of those days, as the 32-year-old Brit once again stormed away from his East African rivals with a stunning 1:49 last 800m to win his third consecutive 5,000m World title in 13:50.38. Farah’s last lap was clocked at 52.67-seconds as he powered past Kenyan Caleb Ndiku in the final 100m. Farah also won the 10,000m final last Sunday in Beijing, and his sweep at these championships gives him three successive 10K/5K double golds at global championships. Of course, his title on Sunday was a much more honest effort, as the first half of that race was actually faster than tonight's result for the full 5K distance. After a tough 10K less than a week ago, Farah was thrilled be able to chill early in the 5K. "I was really pleased early on when the pace was so slow, I was quite pleased because at one point I thought it might ...

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