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Mubarak Shah of Pakistan won this event in the 1958 Asian Games with a timing of 9:03 mins. Japanese athletes picked up silver and bronze. You won't remember these names, which are minor footnotes in another tale. This tale has gained prominence in India in March 2012, about someone who did not make it to the medals.


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This day last year: Q.168

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