NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Marathon runner Rita Jeptoo’s “B” sample tested positive, Kenya’s athletics federation said Friday, confirming an earlier test that found traces of a banned performance enhancer.
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HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — It’s been a little more than 18 months since the Boston Marathon bombing and the challenge of securing a 26.2-mile area remains one of most daunting undertakings in sports.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Former marathon world-record holder Wilson Kipsang accused Kenya’s athletics federation on Wednesday of smearing his name by disclosing that he missed an out-of-competition doping test last month.
DALLAS (AP) — While crossing the finish line during a half-marathon in Dallas, sixth-grader Judson Greer began to stumble. That’s when his brother Trace, a high school senior, picked him up and carried him.