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13 May

Haile's Last Stand

HaileAnd so it ended: Haile Gebrselassie’s participation at Sunday’s Great Manchester Run will stand as his final competitive outing. His retirement heralds the conclusion to a career that has spanned almost a quarter of a century, resulted in numerous world records and provided the running community with a lovable, accessible and enduring icon. 

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12 May

Lucky 13 For Great Manchester Run

Stephen SambuEurope’s largest 10k road race lived up to its reputation with over 25,000 runners finishing the event and a host of elite athletes vying for the 2015 title at the 13th staging of the Great Manchester Run. It turned out to be a Kenyan double for the top positions, with Stephen Sambu and Betsy Saina leading their respective fields home, while Gemma Steel finished runner-up for the second consecutive year. 

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