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Arsenal sacks Unai Emery 

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Soccer Football – Europa League – Group F – Arsenal v Eintracht Frankfurt – Emirates Stadium, London, Britain – November 28, 2019 Arsenal manager Unai Emery looks dejected REUTERS Arsenal fans got their wish on Friday as the Premier League club confirmed they had sacked Unai Emery after overseeing their worst start to a season […]

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Kenyan athlete Abraham Kiptum banned for doping

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Men’s elite runner Kenya’s Abraham Kiptum poses during a photocall for the London marathon at Tower Bridge in central London on April 24, 2019. Kiptum was on April 26 suspended by the IAAF for failing a drugs test. PHOTO | BEN STANSALL | AFP Former half-marathon world record holder Kenya’s Abraham Kiptum has been given […]

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The marathon: Five milestones of a legendary race

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Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge, the marathon world record holder, crosses the finish line during his attempt to run a marathon in under two hours in Vienna, Austria, October 12, 2019. REUTERS By AFP First run in Athens in 1896 in just under three hours, the marathon has become the classic challenge for thousands of runners around […]

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Kipchoge becomes first man to run Marathon in under 2hrs

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Eliud Kipchoge crosses the finish line Finally Eliud Kipchoge makes history By Mkarimu Media, Vienna, Austria. Eliud Kipchoge has completed the INEOS challenge Marathon clocking 1:59:40 to become the first marathoner under the sun to run a marathon in under two hours. The 34 year old world marathon record holder missed the mark by 26 […]