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'World Junior Championships Open in Moncton as Mercy Cherono Defends 3000m Title'

http://www.iaaf.org/WJC10/news/kind=100/newsid=57463.html

2010 World Junior Championships Top Results
Women's 3000 m
1. Mercy Cherono (KEN) - 8:55.07
2. Emebet Anteneh (ETH) - 8:55.24 - PB
3. Layes Abdullayeva (AZE) - 8:55.33
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12. Haruka Kyuma (JPN) - 9:22.13
18. Kanako Fujishi (JPN) - 9:28.04

Both Japanese runners significantly unperformed, Kyuma being ranked 7th and Fujishi 9th going into the competition.

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