Mo Farah will be present in the final of 5000 m. The British of Somali origin validated his ticket to the final of the distance on Tuesday at the World in Moscow. Olympic champion of the specialty Farah finished fifth in his series of 5000m with a time of 13’23 “93.
The Kenyan athlete naturalized American Bernard Lagat was also qualified in 13’23 “59. The Ethiopian Muktar Edris was the fastest of the day (13’20 “82).
Mo Farah has already become world champion in the 10,000 m, Saturday, August 10 in Moscow, with a performance of 27 min 21 s 71 s 100. He beat the defending champion, the Ethiopian Ibrahim Jeilan (27 min 22 s 23).