Once recovered from her stomach cramps, Dibaba finished strongly to take second place in an Ethiopian record of 2:17:56, moving to third on the world all-time list. In the beginning the race was very fast and we were inside world record pace. Steve has completed a number of 10km and half marathons in preparation for the race.
Kante has been a virtual ever-present for Chelsea in their resurgence under Antonio Conte, playing nearly every minute of their Premier League season but for a single match missed through suspension and the dying stages of their defeat at Tottenham in January.
Joshua, who won an Olympic gold medal in front of his home fans in London five years ago, says he will stay calm rather than psyching himself pre-fight in "Mike Tyson mode". A qualifying bet is on either Anthony Joshua or Wladimir Klitschko to win the fight in a specific round, either by KO, TKO or disqualification, or on a points victory for either Joshua or Klitschko.
The Saints brought in Butler for a visit during free agency and discussions reportedly got far enough where a basic agreement on a long-term contract came to be. At the time, Butler wasn't under contract, so New Orleans and New England couldn't discuss trade details. Despite their lack of first or second-round picks, the Patriots are still preparing for any eventuality, working out possible first-round pick, offensive tackle Ryan Ramczyk.
Speculation about her pregnancy began earlier Wednesday when Williams posted a picture of herself on Snapchat. Bush Novak told Reuters that Serena Williams meant to sit out the remainder of the 2017 season and return next year. She has not competed since, citing a knee injury when withdrawing from tournaments at Indian Wells, California, and Key Biscayne, Florida. A spokesperson for the tennis player has confirmed that she and fiancé Alexis Ohanian are expecting their first child.
The Patriots also nabbed wide receiver Chris Hogan from the Bills last season, and he played a big role in helping New England win the Super Bowl. The Patriots now have signed three players away from the Bills since the end of the 2015 season.