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Benson Kipruto Wins Boston Marathon

Benson Kipruto of Kenya won the Boston Marathon, which was delayed by 30 months due to the coronavirus pandemic and has now been moved to the fall, the first in 125 years. Autumn leaves replace spring lilies, and masks replace mylar in the Hopkinton to Boston race. Even though organizers …

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Ethiopian and Kenyan Runners Win Chicago Marathon

Runners from the African continent are still too tough for other runners in the Chicago marathon competition held over the weekend in Illinois. Ethiopian runner Seifu Tura Abdiwak won the men’s elite category in Sunday’s competition, while Kenyan runner Ruth Chepngetich won the women’s elite category. Winners of the 2021 …

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