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Mo Farah wins 5,000 meters

Updated: August 11, 2012, 6:08 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Mo Farah didn't want to leave anybody in doubt.

Roared on again by a boisterous, capacity crowd at the 80,000-seat Olympic Stadium, Farah surged ahead late and held on Saturday to complete a long-distance double by winning the 5,000 meters in 13 minutes, 41.66 seconds.

He still had the energy to do a few playful sit-ups on the track before he grabbed a British flag for the real celebrations.

The Somali-born Farah won the 10,000 meters on Britain's "Super Saturday" ...

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