BBC Sport - Great Manchester Run: Tirunesh Dibaba wins women's elite race
Dibaba wins Great Manchester Run
- From the section Athletics
Tirunesh Dibaba successfully defends her title and wins the women's elite race at the Great Manchester Run.
The Ethiopian runner won the 10k race in a time of 31:09, with Great Britain's Gemma Steel finishing second after a sprint finish with Kenya's Polline Wanjiku.
Three-time Olympic gold medallist Kenenisa Bekele of Kenya won the men's elite race, while Simon Lawson defended his title in the elite wheelchair race.