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CHICAGO (Sporting Alert) — The top ten results for the men’s and women’s races at the 2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Sunday morning. Kenya’s Dennis Kimetto broke away from a small group of runners in the closing parts of the race win the title on his way to setting a new course record of 2:03:45, a time which is the fourth-fastest ever on the IAAF list of legal courses. His time bettered the…

CHICAGO – The Bank of America Chicago Marathon today announced that the 2013 elite competition will feature four of the world’s fastest marathon men and the top two finishers from last year’s women’s race. Kenya’s Moses Mosop, Dennis Kimetto and Emmanuel Mutai, and Ethiopia’s Ayele Abshero all rank among the top 11 marathon performers in history. Watch Bank of America Chicago Marathon Live Stream Mosop leads the way as the second-fastest marathoner of all time…

LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Priscah Jeptoo won the women’s race at the 2013 Virgin London Marathon, this after Olympic champion Tiki Gelana unfortunately fell on Sunday. The following are the results below. The Kenyan, who took silver at the London Olympic Games last September, won the race in two hours, 20 minutes and 13 seconds, after running smart and staying with the early leaders throughout the race. Edna Kiplagat, also of Kenya was second in…

Watertown, MA (Sporting Alert) — Law enforcement officials have confirmed that the second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing on Monday is now in custody. Watch Live Fox News Updates Police said the suspect, who is widely being reported as 19-year-old Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev was found after a home owner saw trails of blood in their yard and alerted the authorities. A series of gunshots were exchanged during the running, but the reports and video…

BOSTON — As sports fans and Americans continue to monitor the tragic incident that took the lives of three at the Boston Marathon on Monday, here is a link to follow live coverage of the breaking updates. The sudden attack in Boston has led law enforcement officials to step up security for this weekend’s London Marathon and Chief Superintendent Julia Pendry confirmed there would be lots of authorities on the streets on Sunday. Scotland Yard…

BOSTON (Sporting Alert) — Someone called it an attack and from all indications it certainly look like that way. But no one wants to jump the gun. Video Highlight: Bombs Exploded at Boston Marathon At the same time, Edward F. Davis, Boston’s police commissioner stated, “You can reach your own conclusions about what happened here.” As fans and runners meet and greet after the race, two bombs exploded near the finishing line at Monday’s Boston…

BOSTON (Sporting Alert) — Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won the men’s title at the 117th edition of the Boston Marathon on Monday after pulling away from the field late in the race. Desisa pulled away from the field with a big move in the final mile of the race to finish on top in 2 hours, 10 minutes and 22 seconds. The victory saw the 23-year-old, who took first at the Dubai in his Marathon…

LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Kenyans Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany were crowned champions at the 2012 London Marathon, which took place on Sunday morning. Wilson Kipsang, the Frankfurt Marathon champion from last year and the second-fastest marathon runner ever, came into the event as one of the favourites, and took his chance to win his first London Marathon title with a performance of 2hrs 04mins 44secs. He defeated Martin Lel of Kenya and Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia,…