LONDON (AP) - Yuliya Zaripova of Russia won the gold medal in the women's 3,000-meter steeplechase at the London Olympics on Monday, clocking the fourth-fastest time in history.
Zaripova won in 9 minutes, 06.72 seconds in cool conditions in the night session. Habiba Ghribi of Tunisia took silver in 9:08.37 and Sofia Assefa of Ethiopia finished third in 9.09.84.
(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
The Nickelodeon star's antics continue in New York City.
The Galapagos Islands are now just a click away. (Photos)
Star-studded event raises millions for AIDS research. (Photos)
Morgan Freeman can't stay awake during a TV interview. (Video)