Mohammed Ahmed is off to the final of the men's 5000m in Tokyo

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Mohammed Ahmed is off to the final of the mens 5000 metres in Tokyo.

The St. Catharines runner finished 2nd in his heat with a time of 13:38:96 to secure his spot in the final.

Ahmed finished 4th in the 5,000 metres at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro

The final is set for Friday morning at 8:00 a.m.