Posts Tagged United Kingdom

Edna Kiplagat wins her 1st women’s London Marathon

Wilson Kipsang of Kenya celebrates his win as he crosses the finish line during the London Marathon in London, Sunday, April 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

LONDON (AP) — The last of the elite runners to arrive in London but the first over the line, Wilson Kipsang’s week of travel chaos had no impact on his marathon running. The world record-holder saw off a strong field to capture his second London title by breaking the course record on Sunday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Hillsborough tribute before Liverpool-City match

Tributes are laid at the memorial of the Hillsborough disaster outside Anfield before the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield in Liverpool, England, Sunday April. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Clint Hughes)

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool fans held up a mosaic spelling out “96 25 years” during a minute’s silence to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Stadium disaster. The tribute Sunday came before Liverpool’s Premier League match against Manchester City.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,