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Runners compete along the Bandra-Worli sea link over the Arabian Sea during the Mumbai Marathon in Mumbai, India, on Jan. 19, 2020. Thousands of the city's residents took part in the marathon alongside athletes

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Participants run during Ganga Marathon organised by administration, in Prayagraj.

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Participants pose for a photograph during a marathon run from Patna University gate to Kargil Chowk during an election awareness campaign, ahead of the second phase of Bihar Assembly elections, under the banner of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, in Patna.

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Ethiopia's Shura Kitata crosses the line to win the London Marathon in London, England. Athletes are competing on a 26.2-mile (42.2-kilometer) closed-loop course consisting of 19.6 clockwise laps around St. James' Park. The traditional course along the River Thames was scrapped because of the coronavirus pandemic and only elite men and women are competing and no spectators are permitted.

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Pacemakers and competitors run past Buckingham Palace and the Queen Victoria Memorial into the Mall during the London Marathon in London, England. Athletes are competing on a 26.2-mile (42.2-kilometer) closed-loop course consisting of 19.6 clockwise laps around St. James' Park. The traditional course along the River Thames was scrapped because of the coronavirus pandemic and only elite men and women are competing and no spectators are permitted.

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Britain's Mo Farah, second right, runs as a pacemaker along Horseguards Parade in the elite men's race of the London Marathon in London, England. Athletes are competing on a 26.2-mile (42.2-kilometer) closed-loop course consisting of 19.6 clockwise laps around St. James' Park. The traditional course along the River Thames was scrapped because of the coronavirus pandemic and only elite men and women are competing and no spectators are permitted.

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Runners past Moscow's Kremlin while taking part in Moscow International Marathon 42,2 km (26,4 miles) in Moscow, Russia.

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Runners pass Moscow's Kremlin while taking part in Moscow International Marathon 42,2 km (26,4 miles) in Moscow, Russia.

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School children take part in a climate change awareness rally at Bandra, in Mumbai

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Participants take part in mini marathon conducted by Sports & Youth Services Department to mark the birth anniversary of former Odisha chief minister late Biju Patnaik, in Bhubaneswar.

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Elite runners start the Tokyo Marathon in Tokyo. The race was scaled back as part of Japan's efforts to combat the spread of the coronavirus.

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Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar flags off New Delhi Marathon at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

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Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar poses for a photograph with the participants during New Delhi Marathon at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium

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Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar takes selfie with the winners Sabina Khatun (C), Dateibankynmaw Marwein and Anita Das during 4th edition of Kolkata Full Marathon, in Kolkata.

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Industrialist Anil Ambani takes part in the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Activists aware people on various issues at the Tata Mumbai Marathon in Mumbai.

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Participants aware people on various issues during the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju (L) along with the winners, gold medallist Derara Hurisa (C), silver medal winner Ayele Abshero (2nd L) and bronze medal winner Birhanu Teshome during the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari inaugurates the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray (C) along with NCP leader Chagan Bhujbal (to his right) inaugurates a dream run at the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Actor Tiger Shroff during the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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A group of performers during the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Participants run during the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Elite athletes run during the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Wheel-chair bound participants during the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Elderly persons take part in the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, in Mumbai.

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Athlete Sudha Singh reacts after winning the gold medal in the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020 (elite class), in Mumbai.

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Runners compete along the Bandra-Worli sea link over the Arabian Sea during the Mumbai Marathon in Mumbai.

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Runners compete along the Bandra-Worli sea link over the Arabian Sea during the Mumbai Marathon in Mumbai.

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Runners compete along the Bandra-Worli sea link over the Arabian Sea during the Mumbai Marathon in Mumbai.

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Runners compete along the Bandra-Worli sea link over the Arabian Sea during the Mumbai Marathon in Mumbai. Thousands of the city's residents alongside athletes took part in the marathon.

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Defending champions of TATA Mumbai Marathon, (from left) Cosmas Lagat (Kenya) Amane Beriso (Ethiopia) Ayele Abshero (Ethiopia) and Worknesh Alemu (Ethiopia) pose for a photo in front of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus in Mumbai

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Participant take part in a 'Mini Marathon' organised by army to commemorate the Army Day 2020, in Amritsar.

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Bollywood Actor Tiger Shroff with Maharashtra Minister Aaditya Thackeray poses during Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020 celebrating 100 years of Marine Drive, in Mumbai.

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Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani addresses during the inauguration of Vadodara International Marathon.

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Participants seen on the Bandra-Worli Sea Link as they participate in the Mumbai Marathon 2019 in Mumbai.

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Participants with physical disabilities takes part inTata Steel 25K run, in Kolkata.

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Tribals perform during Tata Steel 25K run, in Kolkata.

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Participants during Tata Steel 25K Elite run 2019, in Kolkata.

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Athlete Leonard Barsoton of Kenya reacts as he crosses the finishing line during the Tata Steel 25K Elite run (Men), in Kolkata.

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Bollywood actor Rahul Bose and Argentinian football coach HernĂ¡n Jorge Crespo pose for a photograph during Tata Steel 25K run in Kolkata.

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Participants wearing Santa Claus costumes take part in the Santa Run 2019 event in Goyang, South Korea. About 2,000 people participated in the 5-kilometer (3.1 miles) and 10-kilometer (6.2 miles) run to donation.

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Participants react during the 'Run Bhopal Run' event, organised in Bhopal.

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Runners make their way across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge during the start of the New York City Marathon, in New York.

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Gold medal winner Ethiopia's Tsehay Gemechu flanked by compatriots silver medallist Yelamzerf Yehualaw (L) and bronze medallist Zeineba Yimer in women's category pose for photographs at the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon, in New Delhi.

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Gold medal winner Srinu Bugatha (C), flanked by silver medallist Suresh Patel and bronze medallist Harshad Mhatre in Indian men's category poses for photographs at the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon, in New Delhi.

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Participants at the 15th Airel Delhi Half Marathon, at Rajpath in New Delhi

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Physically challenged participants during the 15th Delhi Half Marathon, at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi

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Participants during the 15th Delhi Half Marathon, at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi

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Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia reacts as Ethiopia's Andamlak Belihu crosses the finish line to retain his men's title at the 15th Delhi Half Marathon, at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi

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Union Minister of Sports Kiren Rijiju and Depli Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia at the 15th Delhi Half Marathon, at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi

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A participant wears a mask to protect himself from air-pollution during the 15th Delhi Half Marathon in New Delhi

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Ethiopian long-distance runner Andamlak Belihu (C) runs along with other participants to retain his title at the 15th Delhi Half Marathon, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Defending champion Tsehay Gemechu crosses the finish line to retain her women's title at the 15th Delhi Half Marathon, at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi

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Defending champion Andamlak Belihu retains his men's title at the 15th Delhi Half Marathon, at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi

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Defending champion Andamlak Belihu retains his men's title at the 15th Delhi Half Marathon, at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi.

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Atheletes participating in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon pose for photographs at India Gate in New Delhi.

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Eliud Kipchoge, white vest, runs behind his pacemaking team following the timing vehicle which is projecting a green laser to guide them on the Hauptallee in Vienna, Austria during his attempt to run a sub two-hour marathon.

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Marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge from Kenya crossing the finish line of the INEOS 1:59 Challenge after 1:59:40 in Vienna, Austria. He is the first man ever to run a marathon under two hours.

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Centenarian athlete Man Kaur participates in 'Young Khalsa Marathon' on the 'World Heart Day', in Patiala

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Participants walk during 'Young Khalsa Marathon' on the 'World Heart Day', in Patiala

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Participants take part Petro Run 2019 at Nehru Stadium in New Delhi

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Indian badminton coach Pullela Gopichand and Athlete Hima Das during the Petro Run 2019 at Nehru Stadium in New Delhi

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Participants run during the World 10K Marathon for the elite women field, in Bengaluru.

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Specially-abled people take part in wheelchair race during the World 10K Marathon, in Bengaluru.

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Runners take part in the 2019 London Marathon, over Tower Bridge in London.

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Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, lifts the trophy after winning the 123rd Boston Marathon in Boston.

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Runners compete along the Bandra-Worli sea link over the Arabian Sea during the Mumbai Marathon in Mumbai. Thousands of the city's residents alongside athletes took part in the marathon.

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Participants seen on the Bandra-Worli Sea Link as they participate in the Mumbai Marathon 2019 in Mumbai

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Boxer Mary Kom poses for photos during media interaction for 'TATA Mumbai marathon' press conference, in Mumbai.

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Bollywood actress Pooja Hegde with athlete Thonakal Gopi unveils the TATA Mumbai Marathon jersey at a press conference in Mumbai.

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Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir during 'Soldierathon' run at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, in New Delhi.

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Participants run during 'Patna Marathon 2018' at Gandi Maidan, in Patna.

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Participants take part in 'Soldierathon' run at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, in New Delhi. The marathon was organised in the honour of martyrs and wounded soldiers.

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Birhanu Legese of Ethiopia reacts as he crosses the finishing point during Tata Steel 25K Elite run (Men), in Kolkata.

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Participants run during 34th Akhil Bharatiya Indira Marathon organised to mark the birth anniversary of late Indira Gandhi, in Allahabad.

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Women runners cross the Queensboro Bridge during the New York City Marathon in New York.

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Brand ambassador of Delhi Half Marathon 2018 and Former Olympic champion Sanya Richards-Ross with former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes as they flag off the event, in New Delhi.

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Participants during the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2018 at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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A demonstration by various awareness groups during the Delhi Half Marathon 2018, at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi.

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Elite men athletes participate in the Delhi Half Marathon 2018, at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi.

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People participate in 'Happy Heart Mini-Marathon' on the occasion of World Heart day at Dumurjala stadium, in Howrah.

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Marathoners participate in the 29th annual Thane Monsoon Marathon, in Thane.

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People participate in 'Run for Peace', a marathon organised by Jammu and Kashmir Police on the banks of Dal Lake, in Srinagar.

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School students participate in mini-marathon race on the occasion of National Sports Day, in Bhopal.

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Participants at 10 KM Monsoon Run, held at Palm Beach Road, in Navi Mumbai.

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Youngsters take part in 'Run for Employment and Women Safety' marathon organised by Indian Youth Congress, in New Delhi.

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Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel participate in a Mini Marathon 'Run for Environment' orgnised by Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board and Environment Planning and Coordination Organisation ahead of World Environment Day, in Bhopal.

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Runners take part in the 33rd Hamburg Marathon, near the Port of Hamburg in Hamburg, Germany.

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Seen from the ramparts above the roadway, runners make their way over Tower Bridge as a pleasure boat passes on the river Thames underneath, during the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon.

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Thousands of athletes cross a bridge over the Danube river shortly after the start of the Vienna city marathon, in Vienna, Austria.

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Kenya's Vivian Cheruiyot crosses the finish line to win the Women's race in the London Marathon in central London.

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Britain's Prince Harry, centre, poses with Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya, left, and Vivian Cheruiyot of Kenya, right, the winners of the men's and women's races in the London Marathon in London.

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An aerial photo shows competitors crossing sand dunes as they take part in in the 33rd edition of Marathon des Sables, in the Sahara desert, near Merzouga, southern Morocco.

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An aerial photo shows competitors taking part in the 33rd edition of Marathon des Sables, in the Sahara desert, near Merzouga, southern Morocco.

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Yuki Kawauchi, of Japan, wins the 122nd Boston Marathon in Boston. He is the first Japanese man to win the race since 1987.

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In this aerial photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, runners fan out over Florida Keys waters during the Seven Mile Bridge Run near Marathon, Florida. The race over the convergence of the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico was initiated in 1982 to mark the completion of a federally funded bridge rebuilding program to replace 37 aging spans originally built in the early 1900s to carry railroad trains.

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People celebrate at the end of the Color Run 2018 race, in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. The Color Run is a 5 kilometer (3.1 mile) running event where participants are covered in bright colored powder at each check station and is less about speed and more about enjoying a day with friends and family.

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Police guard during the half marathon run in Berlin. The German daily Die Welt is reporting that police have foiled a knife attack on a half-marathon in Berlin. The paper says special police forces detained four men in connection with sports event. They said the main suspect was planning to kill participants and spectators with knives.

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Runners make their way down the Champs Elysees avenue at the start of the 42nd Paris Marathon men's race, in Paris.

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