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Dennis Kimetto crosses the finish line in Berlin. In the past 15 years, the world record has come down by nearly three minutes

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Tiffany Porter won silver at the Continental Cup

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Britain’s 4x100m European gold medallists (left to right) Adam Gemili, Richard Kilty, Harry Aikines-Aryeetey and James Ellington celebrate in Zurich on Sunday

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