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World championship women’s marathon still on despite heat and humidity

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The IAAF says the heat and humidity expected for the world championship marathon Friday falls within the range for which they have prepared. [more]

Rose Chelimo wins women’s marathon world title

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Rose Chelimo won the biggest marathon of her career Sunday, finishing the world championship race in winning time of 2 hours, 27 minutes, and 11 seconds. Chelimo, a runner from Kenya who represents Bahrain, accelerated past Kenya’s two-time world champ Edna Kiplagat during the uphill stretch to the finish. After a back-and-forth race between the [more]