"One characteristic of champions is that they often find a way to win, even when they shouldn’t."
Desi Linden is racing on women's side.
Farah complained of Ethiopian team tactics which kept him out of position going into the final lap, but the case is that Edris' last 200, 400, 1000 and 3000 splits were just as good as anything Farah's ever done when he won previous Worlds.
*LRC Analysis: How Did Muktar Edris Beat Mo Farah?
On his start line gesture Chelimo said, "It is what it is, I just meant that I was going to take Mo down."
*2nd article Muktar Edris also did the "Mobot" as he won, but said it was out of respect for Farah.