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Boston Marathon: Desiree Linden becomes first American woman to win Boston Marathon since 1985

BBC News Monday, 16 April 2018
Boston Marathon: Desiree Linden becomes first American woman to win Boston Marathon since 1985Desiree Linden becomes the first American to win the Boston Marathon women's race in 33 years as amateur Yuki Kawauchi wins the men's event.
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Desiree Linden, Yuki Kawauchi win 2018 Boston Marathon Linden became the first American woman to win the marathon in 33 years, finishing with a time of 2:39:54. Kawauchi becomes the first Japanese man to win the Boston Marathon since 1987, posting a winning time of 2:15:54. Last year's winners,...

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