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Genzebe Dibaba breaks 3rd record

Updated: February 15, 2014, 2:13 PM ET
Associated Press

BIRMINGHAM, England -- Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia set her third world record of the month in winning over two miles at the Birmingham Grand Prix on Saturday.

Dibaba eased over the line in 9 minutes, 0.48 seconds indoors in central England, breaking her compatriot Meseret Defar's mark from 2009 by almost six seconds.

Dibaba had already broken the indoor 1,500 and 3,000-meter records this month in the run-up to the world indoor championships next month in Sopot, Poland.

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