Asli Cakir Alptekin from Turkey won the gold medal in the women's 1500m at the London Olympics on Friday in a time of four minutes 10.23 seconds.

Fellow Turk Gamze Bulut was second and Maryam Yusuf Jamal from Bahrain was third.

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