Mo Farah No way to describe gold - Farah

Mo Farah says there is "no way to describe" becoming a double Olympic champion after his 5,000m triumph.

12 Aug 12

Mo Farah Farah claims second Olympic gold

Team GB

11 Aug 12

Mo Farah wins his second gold of London 2012, adding the 5,000m to the 10,000m title he won in the Olympic Stadium last week.

Alistair Cragg shows his disappointment after his 5000m heat in London Cragg exits from 5000m in London

Ireland

8 Aug 12

Irish athlete Alistair Cragg fails to qualify for the 5000m final in London after a disappointing heat performance.

Mo Farah Farah progresses to 5,000m final

Team GB

8 Aug 12

Great Britain's Mo Farah is third in his 5,000m heat, qualifying for the final as he goes for double Olympic gold.

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Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Farah GBR 13:41.66
2 Gebremeskel ETH 13:41.98
3 Longosiwa KEN 13:42.36
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Head to Head

Mo Farah vs Nick Mccormick

Mo Farah

Mo Farah One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

2

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

13:41.66 Men's 5000m

Height

1.65m (5'5")

Weight

58kg

Age

31

Nick Mccormick

Nick Mccormick Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

13:25.70 Men's 5000m

Height

1.88m (6'2")

Weight

70kg

Age

32

View the London 2012 medallist table