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Winning Moments

Published:Monday | August 31, 2015 | 8:00 AM
Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce celebrates as she crosses the line ahead of silver medal winner Dafne Schippers of the Netherlands in the women's 100m finals.
Czech Republic's Zuzana Hejnova, center, celebrates after winning the gold medal in the women's 400m hurdles Left is United States' bronze medal winner Cassandra Tate, right is fourth placed Denmark's Sara Slott Petersen.
Jamaica's Usain Bolt celebrates with his trade mark pose after winning the gold medal in the men's 100m finals.
Cuba's Yarisley Silva celebrates as she makes a clearance on her way to winning the gold medal in the women's pole vault final.
Germany's Gesa Felicitas Krause, celebrates winning the bronze in the women's 3000m steeplechase final.
Kenya's Ezekiel Kemboi dances a jig as he celebrates his win in the men's 3000m steeplechase final.
Kenya's David Lekuta Rudisha celebrate after winning the men’s 800m finals.
Kenya's Julius Yego celebrates after being the first Kenyan to win gold in the men's javelin throw final.
Kenya's Hyvin Jepkemoi celebrates after winning the women's 3000m steeplechase final.
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The recently concluded World Athletics Championships in Beijing, China, was, for many athletes, the culmination of countless weeks, months and years of training. Being among the best in your country to make it to the championships is no easy feat – getting on to the podium is even harder. As the athletes cross the finish line, complete their final jump or throw, the expression on their faces says it all – their dreams have come true. As the curtains come down on the 2015 World Athletics Championships, we bring you some of the winning moments.