Tsegaye Kebede Wins London Marathon

Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia won the London Marathon for the first time to end Kenya’s six-year winning streak Sunday, while Liliya Shobukhova led a 1-2 Russian finish in the women’s race. Kebede improved on last year’s second-place finish, completing the 26.2-mile race in 2 hours, 5 minutes, 19 seconds despite being bothered by the wet […]

Dix, agent resolve contract dispute

Two-time Olympic bronze medalist Walter Dix recently resolved a contract dispute with his agent in an arbitration hearing. Terms of the settlement weren’t disclosed. The sprinter’s legal scuffle centered around compensation owed to agent Kimberly Holland, who helped him broker a rich deal with Nike. His side’s claim was that Holland wasn’t the sole reason […]