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Athletics: Ethiopia's Yeshaneh smashes half marathon world record by 20 seconds

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

Ethiopia's Ababel Yeshaneh smashed the half marathon world record by 20 seconds on Friday to win the Ras Al Khaimah event in the United Arab Emirates on Friday.
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'It's never been done before': How Antrim Coast Half Marathon is treading new ground for running in Northern Ireland

'It's never been done before': How Antrim Coast Half Marathon is treading new ground for running in Northern Ireland

22 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

This year's P&O Ferries Antrim Coast Half Marathon is aiming to tread new ground for elite level running in Northern Ireland.
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RUNNING THE SHOW! 

RUNNING THE SHOW! 

1 day ago   |   The Mirror

DJ and radio presenter Dev Griffin and Made in Chelsea's Sam Thompson are teaming up with Lucozade Sport to create a brand new podcast series called “Running The Show”. A non...
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You Should Avoid These Roads Today If You Don't Want To Get Stuck In Traffic

3 days ago   |   Lovin Dubai

Drivers heading anywhere towards Dubai Festival City and Springs Souk should avoid these roads unless you want to get caught in traffic. Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority...
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Tokyo marathon cancels mass race over coronavirus scare

4 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

March race will be restricted to elite runners News raises more concerns over Tokyo Olympics Tokyo marathon organisers have cancelled next month's mass participation race, in...
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Don't be fooled by the glamour of London Fashion Week, it's a desperate, toxic marathon

Don't be fooled by the glamour of London Fashion Week, it's a desperate, toxic marathon

5 days ago   |   Metro

Sometime it's easy to forget that LFW is a trade show The four day frenzy that is London Fashion Week is upon us again - the bi-annual apparel circus where serious newspapers...
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Megan Youngren, 29, will become first ever transgender woman to compete at US Olympic marathon trials for Tokyo place

6 days ago   |   The Sun


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Megan Youngren will be first openly transgender woman to compete at US Olympic Marathon trials

Megan Youngren will be first openly transgender woman to compete at US Olympic Marathon trials

7 days ago   |   Daily Mail

On December 8, Megan Youngren finished 40th at the California International Marathon, completing the course in 2:43:52. The 40th-place finish was good enough to qualify for the...
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Athletics: Madsen on top of the world after winning Marathon Challenge

7 days ago   |   Reuters

Kristina Madsen of Denmark was the named the winner of the World Marathon Challenge on Thursday after completing seven marathons on seven continents in as many days.
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Guinness World Record-breaking nurse has achievement recognised

7 days ago   |   Belfast telegraph

An NHS nurse who was told that her world-record breaking marathon time would not be counted because she was wearing the wrong uniform, has had her achievement recognised.
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Eddie Jones names England side to face Ireland in Six Nations, Jonathan...

Eddie Jones names England side to face Ireland in Six Nations, Jonathan Joseph returns

Jonathan Joseph will win his 50th cap on Sunday at Twickenham against Ireland in the unfamiliar position of wing after a backline reshuffle by England. Read more ...

Home Office ‘institutionally racist' said report into Windrush scandal

Home Office ‘institutionally racist' said report into Windrush scandal

Credits Chris J Radcliffe/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Demonstrators hold placards during a protest in support of the Windrush generation in Windrush Square, Brixton The official... Read more ...

Manu Tuilagi, Ben Youngs return for England vs Ireland Six Nations clash

Manu Tuilagi, Ben Youngs return for England vs Ireland Six Nations clash

Manu Tuilagi and Ben Youngs have returned to the England XV as part of four changes made by Eddie Jones for their Six Nations clash with Ireland at Twickenham on Sunday. Read more ...

What we know about BTS' 2020 Map Of The Soul tour as their new album drops

What we know about BTS' 2020 Map Of The Soul tour as their new album drops

BTS are coming back to British shores A little old band called BTS have just released their new album Map Of The Soul: 7 , so naturally much of the world is losing its... Read more ...

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Jay Deas on fate, the ‘Black Warrior' and guiding Deontay Wilder towards...

Jay Deas on fate, the ‘Black Warrior' and guiding Deontay Wilder towards career-defining Tyson Fury showdown

Jay Deas has trained Deontay Wilder throughout his professional boxing career Deontay Wilder, the WBC heavyweight champion of the world, grew up in a city named Tuscaloosa in... Read more ...

South Africa v Australia First T20: Wait for Aussie price to rise in chase

South Africa v Australia First T20: Wait for Aussie price to rise in chase

Ed Hawkins previews the first T20 from Johannesburg on Friday - but is wary of rain spoiling things... Read more ...

Killer sentenced to life in prison in New Zealand for murder of British...

Killer sentenced to life in prison in New Zealand for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane

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Amazon Prime Video release dates 2020: major upcoming shows revealed

Amazon Prime Video release dates 2020: major upcoming shows revealed

With continued pressure from Netflix, NOW TV and soon Disney+, the streaming service wars are set to really heat up in 2020. Amazon Prime Video will be jostling to come out on... Read more ...

Ricky Hatton fears Tyson Fury's plan to KO Deontay Wilder will backfire

Ricky Hatton fears Tyson Fury's plan to KO Deontay Wilder will backfire

Fury almost beat Wilder 14 months ago by out-boxing the heavyweight world champion - but he wants to stop him in their rematch this weekend Read more ...