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England favourites but anything possible, warns Williamson

07 July, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has no problem that hosts England have been branded favourites for Sunday’s Cricket World Cup final but says anything is possible. A new 50-overs world champion will emerge at Lord’s after what many consider will be a battle between England’s deep batting lineup and New Zealand’s incisive … Read More


Kosgei, beats, favourites, win, London Marathon, title

Kosgei beats favourites to win first London Marathon title

04 April, 2019 5:50 pm 5:50 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Kenya’s Brigid Kosgei improved on last year’s second place to win her first London Marathon title on Sunday, finishing ahead of reigning champion Vivian Cheruiyot, with fellow Kenyan and three-times winner Mary Keitany down in fifth. Chicago Marathon champion Kosgei opened up a commanding lead over pre-race favourites Keitany and Cheruiyot and … Read More