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Double Olympic champion Farah storms to victory

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Double Olympic champion Mo Farah stormed to victory in the 5,000m at the European Team Championships on Saturday in his first British squad appearance since the London Games. 

Britain's Mo Farah compete in the men's 5000m at Gateshead Stadium in Newcastle, northeast England, on June 22, 2013. Farah stormed to victory in the 5,000m at the European Team Championships on Saturday in his first British squad appearance since the London Games.

Farah's performance, capped by a blistering final lap of 50.89sec, helped Britain claim five wins to sit third out of 12 in the standings after the opening day in Gateshead.

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