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World Athletics Champs - day nine
Kenya's Catherine Ndereba crosses the line to take the gold medal in the women's marathon
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Kenya's Catherine Ndereba takes the women's marathon gold in a new championship record time of two hours 23.55 minutes
Jonathan Edwards waves to the crowd after receiving his lifetime achievement award
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British triple jumper Jonathan Edwards receives a lifetime achievement award to mark his recent retirement
Steve Backley holds his head after failing to qualify for the last three throws in the javelin final
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Steve Backley fails to qualify for the last three throws in the javelin final, lying ninth at the halfway stage
Russian Sergey Makarov wins the javelin
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Russian Sergey Makarov launches a throw of 85.44m to take an early lead that proves enough to earn him the title
Algeria's Djabir Said-Guerni dips ahead of Russia's Yuriy Borzakovskiy to win the 800m
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Algeria's Djabir Said-Guerni dips ahead of Russia's Yuriy Borzakovskiy on the line to win the men's 800m title
The US 4x100m relay team form a huddle after taking the gold medal
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The US sprint relay team edge out Great Britain in the final few metres to win gold in the men's 4x100m relay
The Great Britain 4x100m relay team display their silver medals
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The British team are left to reflect on what might have been after narrowly missing out on the sprint relay gold medal
Hestrie Cloete of South Africa celebrates defending her title in the women's high jump
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Hestrie Cloete of South Africa successfully defends her title in the women's high jump with a winning height of 2.06m
Russia's Tatyana Tomashova produces a late burst to surprisingly win the women's 1500m
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Russia's Tatyana Tomashova produces a late burst to beat favourite Sureyya Ayhan and win the women's 1500m
Great Britain's Hayley Tullett celebrates her bronze medal in the women's 1500m
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Hayley Tullett sets a new personal best in winning Britain's fourth medal of the championships with a bronze in the women's 1500m
Eliud Kipchoge Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge outsprints Hicham El Guerrouj in the final straight to win the 5,000m
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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge outsprints Hicham El Guerrouj in the final straight of the 5,000m to prevent the Moroccan taking a second gold
Another gold for the USA as Sanya Richards anchors them to the gold in the women's 4x400m relay
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Sanya Richards (right) anchors the USA home to another gold medal in the penultimate event, the women's 4x400m relay
Jerome Young (centre) crosses the line to win the 4x400m relay for the US ahead of France's Marc Raquil (left)
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The US end the championships on a high when Jerome Young (centre) anchors them to win the 4x400m relay ahead of France (left)




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