Genzebe Dibaba setting a 5000m world indoor record at the 2015 XL-galan meeting in Stockholm (DECA Text&Bild) © Copyright
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World records ratified

The following world records have recently been ratified...

World records

Men
20km race walk: 1:17:02 Yohann Diniz (FRA) Arles, FRA 8 Mar 15
previous: 1:17:16 Vladimir Kanaykin (RUS) Saransk, RUS 29 Sep 07

20km race walk: 1:16:36 Yusuke Suzuki (JPN) Nomi, JPN 15 Mar 15
previous:
1:17:02 Yohann Diniz (FRA) Arles, FRA 8 Mar 15

Women
Indoor 5000m: 14:18.86 Genzebe Dibaba (ETH) Stockholm, SWE 19 Feb 15
previous: 14:24:37 Meseret Defar (ETH) Stockholm, SWE 18 Feb 09

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