Posts Tagged Austria

Austria: Ex-players led match-fixing organization

GRAZ, Austria (AP) — In the biggest match-fixing scandal in Austrian soccer, three former players are accused of attempting to manipulate 18 national league games from 2004 to 2013 with bets of up to $415,000 a match.

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Feleke wins Vienna marathon with course record

Getu Feleke of Ethiopia waves after winning the Vienna city marathon, in Vienna downtown, Austria, on Sunday, April 13, 2014. (AP Photo /Ronald Zak)

VIENNA (AP) — Getu Feleke of Ethiopia overcame stomach problems in the closing kilometers of the Vienna City Marathon to win the event in a course-record time on Sunday.

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