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Dibaba smashes own record in 5,000

Tirunesh Dibaba set the world indoor record in the 5,000 meters of 14 minutes 27.42 seconds. Tirunesh Dibaba set the world indoor record in the 5,000 meters of 14 minutes 27.42 seconds. (BARRY CHIN/GLOBE STAFF)
By Nancy Marrapese-Burrell
Globe Staff / January 28, 2007

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When Tirunesh Dibaba of Ethiopia was just 19 years old, she made the indoor track world take notice as she set a world record in the 5,000 meters at the 2005 Reebok Boston Indoor Games. (Full article: 759 words)

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