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Gebrselassie Calls Off Short-Lived Retirement

Ethiopian long-distance great Haile Gebrselassie says he has changed his mind about retiring and will compete again. Gebrselassie had announced his sudden retirement after pulling out of the NYC Marathon.


Marathon Winners Gebremariam (L) and Kiplagat (R) (Photo/Getty Images)

NYC Marathon: Guts From Chile, Glory For Ethiopia

Gebre Gebremariam of Ethiopia has won the men’s title at the New York City Marathon in his debut at the distance. Kenya’s Edna Kiplagat won the women’s title.


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Gebrselassie’s Retirement Overshadows NYC Marathon

World-record holder Haile Gebrselassie has announced his retirement after dropping out of the New York City Marathon.


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Haile Gebrselassie Pulls Out Of NYC Marathon

World-record holder Haile Gebrselassie has pulled out of the New York City Marathon with an apparent right knee injury.


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NYC Marathon: No Talk Of Quitting From The Great Geb

Fortunately for the New York City Marathon, Haile Gebrselassie won’t even talk about retirement.


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Cheruiyot, Lel Pull Out Of New York City Marathon

Kenyan stars Robert Kipkoech Cheruiyot and Martin Lel have pulled out of next month’s New York City Marathon because of leg injuries.