Beijing Men's 10000m Final - a virtual rerun of Athens

In many ways, the men’s 10,000m final was a virtual rerun of the final in Athens four years ago.

Several of the key names remained the same. Many of the team tactics were revisited.

Even the biggest applause during the introduction of the field was directed towards the same runner, Ethiopian legend Haile Gebrselassie. And the victor again was, as expected, Kenenisa Bekele.


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