The Leeds Rhinos beat the Warrington Wolves 26-18 in rugby league’s Super League Grand Final, claiming their record sixth title in nine seasons.
Ryan Hall withdrew from next month’s Chicago Marathon where he planned to make a run at the American record for the 26.2-mile distance, the Chicago Tribune reported .
When the British economy fell back into a recession at the end of last year, Ryan Hall, 24, lost his job, his home and the means to feed his family.
Ryan Hall withdrew from next month’s Chicago Marathon , citing “perpetual fatigue” for dropping his planned run at the American record in the 26.2-mile distance.
Geoffrey Mutai won the 115th Boston Marathon in the fastest time ever for the distance, while Caroline Kilel took the women’s race for a Kenyan sweep.
Wesley Korir won the 116th Boston Marathon with a late charge, while Sharon Cherop took the women’s race in a final sprint for a Kenyan sweep under severe heat that had officials urging runners to stay home.
The Wigan Warriors defeated the Leeds Rhinos 28-18 in the final of the rugby league Challenge Cup.
Moses Mosop of Kenya set a course record at the Chicago Marathon, while Russia’s Liliya Shobukhova won the women’s title for the third straight year.
Kenya’s Robert Kiprono Cheruiyot won the 114th edition of the Boston Marathon in record time, while Ethiopia’s Teyba Erkesso held off a late challenge to claim the women’s race.
"Perhaps I was a bit too eager to capitalize on the lightning-fast course, atmosphere and history of the event in my race preparations, causing me to over-train and suffer from perpetual fatigue."
- Ryan Hall on Sep 29, 2010