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Seventh place for Pavey in 5,000 metres

Jo Pavey set the pace in the 5,000m final at the Olympic Stadium Credit: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Exeter Harrier runner Jo Pavey came in seventh in tonight's 5,000 metre final at the Olympic Stadium. She and her team-mate Julia Bleasdale, who finished eighth, were setting the pace with just five laps to go but then dropped down the field. Ethiopia's Meseret Defar claimed gold.

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