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Kenyan Kipchoge shatters marathon world record in Berlin

Kenyan Kipchoge shatters marathon world record in Berlin

Kenya's Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge set a sensational world record over the distance on Sunday, shaving more than a minute off the previous best with a blistering run in the German capital ...

Tunisian health minister dies after charity marathon

Tunisian health minister dies after charity marathon

Slim Chaker, 56, fell ill after running some 500 metres and then making a speech at the start of a race in the coastal town of Nabeul aimed at raising funds to build a clinic for children with cancer.

Nepalese runner wins world's highest marathon

Nepalese runner wins world's highest marathon

Gasping for breath and clad in trekking boots, more than 150 local and foreign runners took part on Sunday in the world's highest marathon in the snow-covered foothills of Mount Everest.