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Olympic marathon: World record holder Paula Radcliffe quits


July 30th, 2012 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) World record holder Britain's Paula Radcliffe has withdrawn from the women's marathon competition at the London Olympics due to medical reasons, the British Olympic Association and ... Read more...

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Kenya eyes seven golds at London Olympics


July 17th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, July 17 (IANS) Kenya are looking at seven gold medals from the 48 athletes they are sending to the London Olympics.Who are the Kenyans looking good to bring gold ... Read more...

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Mutai, Kabuu squeeze into Kenya’s Olympic marathon squad


May 18th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, May 18 (IANS) Geoffrey Mutai and Lucy Kabuu dusted themselves from missing out on their country's marathon team for London Olympics by winning the men's 10,000m and women's 5,000m ... Read more...

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Fauja Singh calls it a day-only for full marathons!


April 23rd, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) The oldest marathon runner in the world, Britain-based Fauja Singh, has ended on a high at the ripe age of 101 years - but that is ... Read more...

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Kipsang, Keitany win London marathon


April 22nd, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) Kenyans Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany won the men's and women's races at the London Marathon Sunday.Kipsang led for the final 11 kilometers with a time ... Read more...

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Princess Beatrice runs race


April 1st, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) Britain's Princess Beatrice was among 5,000 runners who took part in an exhibition race at a new Olympic Stadium in London.The 23-year-old Beatrice first fired the ... Read more...

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At 101, Fauja Singh still running!


April 1st, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
London/Chandigarh, April 1 (IANS) As he turned a memorable 101-years-old Sunday, Sikh marathoner Fauja Singh did not have his birthday celebrations on his mind at his London home. Instead, ... Read more...

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World marathon record will soon fall: Kenyan runners


February 8th, 2012 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Feb 8 (IANS) Two of Kenya's most celebrated runners --Ibrahim Hussein and Paul Tergat -- have predicted the current marathon world record of 2:03.38 won't stand for long. "During ... Read more...

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Marathons could permanently damage heart: Study


December 7th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) Running marathons could permanently damage your heart, say scientists.High-endurance activities can lead to scarring of the right ventricle, increasing the risk of health complications, a study ... Read more...

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Kenya’s world marathon record holder eyes Olympic title


September 28th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Sep 28 (IANS) After reclaiming the world record in marathon, Patrick Makau has set his eyes on helping Kenya retain the marathon crown in the London Olympics next year.Makau ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton rehearses for her upcoming wedding


April 18th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, April 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Clarence House has confirmed that Kate Middleton has rehearsed for the upcoming Royal Wedding.A spokesperson told the Now Magazine that the rehearsal has indeed taken place ... Read more...

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Brit woman, 92, breaks world record after finishing Honolulu Marathon


April 6th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): A British woman, aged 92, has broken the world record for the oldest person ever to complete a marathon.Gladys Burrill, a part-time Hawaii resident nicknamed the "Gladyator", finished ... Read more...

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Oldest half marathoner wants to run till end


January 21st, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Jalandhar (Punjab), Jan 21 (IANS) His fellow villagers remember him as always running "from one place to another". But 99-year-old Fauja Singh, once a farmer in Punjab who now ... Read more...

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Jordan’s ‘flirting with boxer Amir Khan caused marriage spilt’


January 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): It's just a matter of time for Katie Price a.k.a Jordan and Alex Reid to announce their split officially.The Sun now reports that Jordan's flirting with British boxer ... Read more...

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Abbey Clancy tops ‘World’s Hottest Bikini Bodies’ list


August 28th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 28 (ANI): Gorgeous model Abbey Clancy has topped the list of women with the 'Hottest Bikini Bodies' in the world.Kelly Brook landed the second spot, while singer Katy Perry ... Read more...

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Princess Beatrice is first royal to complete London Marathon


April 26th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 26 (ANI): Princess Beatrice, daughter of Duke of York, Prince Andrew and Sarah, Duchess of York, has become the first in the royal family to complete the London Marathon.Princess Beatrice ... Read more...

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London Marathon Results 2010


April 25th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar London, United Kingdom, Apr 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Victory for Russia's Liliya Shobukhova in the London Marathon 2010 Women's race came after an exhausting run of two hours twenty-one minutes and ... Read more...

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Jordan’s boobs ‘could drown her if she goes diving during vacation’


April 15th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 15 (ANI): Former glamour model Katie Price a.k.a. Jordan has been warned that her boob implants could blow up or even drown her if she goes diving during her holiday ... Read more...

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Katie Price pulls out of London marathon


April 14th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) Model Katie Price, also known as Jordan, has withdrawn from marathon event saying she has been advised by doctors not to run, sparking rumours she and husband Alex ... Read more...

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Jordan fuels pregnancy rumours after pulling out of London Marathon


April 14th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 14 (ANI): Katie Price a.k.a Jordan has sparked rumours she might be pregnant after pulling out of the London Marathon under doctor's orders.She had started training for the 26-mile run ... Read more...

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Cherry juice could aid marathon recovery: Study


April 3rd, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) Runners in the London marathon should drink cherry juice to recover after the race, scientists have suggested. In a study, runners who drank tart cherry juice before and ... Read more...

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Princess Beatrice to become ‘first royal to run marathon’


February 1st, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Princess Beatrice is set to become the first royal to participate in a marathon run, it has emerged.The 21-year-old, who is taking part in April's London Marathon, will ... Read more...

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Derartu Tulu Wins New York Marathon 2009


November 2nd, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov. 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ethiopian marathon athlete Derartu Tulu has won the New York City marathon 2009 (in the women's front), which was held on Sunday morning. She created history ... Read more...

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Jordan’s mum breaks silence over daughter’s split from Andre


October 26th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 26 (ANI): Katie Price a.k.a Jordan's mother has spoken out about her daughter's split from Peter Andre, calling her former son-in-law 'manipulative and moody'.Amy came out with her side of ... Read more...

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Samuel Wanjiru Sets New Record At Chicago Marathon


October 12th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct. 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 10 year old record that had been held by Khalid Khannouchi [set up in 1999] at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, was finally broken ... Read more...

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It was Peter Andre’s decision to end marriage, says Katie Price


September 20th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 20 (ANI): Katie Price has revealed it was her ex-husband/singer Peter Andre's decision to end their marriage."It was Pete who wanted to end it. I would never, ever have ended ... Read more...

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Paula Radcliffe withdraws from world championships marathon


August 20th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 20 (DPA) World record holder Paula Radcliffe of Britain won't run in Sunday's marathon at the world championships because she doesn't feel fit enough to charge for the gold medal. The ... Read more...

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Jordan suffered miscarriage just weeks before split from Andre


July 11th, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): Glamour model Katie Price, aka Jordan, had suffered a miscarriage just weeks before her marriage to Aussie singer Peter Andre broke.While speaking to Britain's Got Talent judge Piers ... Read more...

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Sex-starved Peter called it with Jordan in a jealous rage, say pals


May 13th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 13 (ANI): Peter Andre's friends have revealed that the singer had been sex-starved by his estranged wife Jordan for four months, and that it was in a jealous rage that ... Read more...

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Boyzone’s UK gig in jeopardy after Keith Duffy’s hernia op


April 29th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): Boyzone's much-awaited UK and Ireland tour has run into trouble after singer Keith Duffy collapsed following the London marathon - and had to have an emergency double hernia ... Read more...

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The couple that got married during the London marathon!


April 27th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 27 (ANI): Two competitors turned man and wife after tying the knot during the 28th annual London Marathon.Rachel Pitt paced up the aisle to marry Garry Keates after taking a ... Read more...

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Injured Jordan completes her first London Marathon in 7 hrs 11 mins


April 27th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 27 (ANI): Former English glamour Katie Price a.k.a. Jordan struggled to finish her first London Marathon on April 26, as she was suffering from a knee injury.Jordan, 30, who was ... Read more...

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Jordan, Peter Andre to celebrate London Marathon run with sex!


April 25th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): With just a day left for the London Marathon, Katie Price a.k.a Jordan and Peter Andre can't wait to finish it off and head straight to the bedroom ... Read more...

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Jordan thought Andre was cheating on her when he spiced up their sex life


April 16th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16 (ANI): Katie Price a.k.a. Jordan has revealed that when her hubby Peter Andre spiced up their sex life, she thought that he was cheating on her.But her misconceptions were ... Read more...

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Why England lost the IPL race to South Africa


March 24th, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The moment Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman and commissioner Lalit Modi switched his travel plans to go Johannesburg instead of London, it was evident where the second ... Read more...

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