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Who is Lauren Steadman? Strictly Come Dancing star and Team GB Paralympic athlete
Athletics

Who is Lauren Steadman? Strictly Come Dancing star and Team GB Paralympic athlete

LAUREN Steadman is used to a hard training workout, but normally for Paralympic events rather than Strictly dance-offs. Here's all you need to know about the British Paralympian… Getty Images – Getty 4 She is a six-time European Champion and Olympic silver medallist Who is Lauren Steadman? Lauren Steadman was born December 18, 1992, in Peterborough, England
Mary Keitany, Lelisa Desisa win New York Marathon
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Mary Keitany, Lelisa Desisa win New York Marathon

New York Marathon winner Mary Keitany (Getty Images) Mary Keitany blew away the field to win the New York Marathon for a fourth time and Lelisa Desisa finished strongly to secure victory in the men’s race on Sunday. Keitany produced another masterclass of long-distance running, clocking the second-fastest time recorded in the race by a female athlete
Russian hammer thrower Tatyana Kachegina banned for four years after testing positive for cocktail of FOUR illegal substances
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Russian hammer thrower Tatyana Kachegina banned for four years after testing positive for cocktail of FOUR illegal substances

RUSSIAN hammer thrower Tatyana Kachegina has been banned for four years after testing positive for a cocktail of FOUR different drugs. A sample tested by the controversy-plagued Moscow sports laboratory found traces of two steroids plus the heart drug meldonium and a substance promoting growth hormone. 4 Hammer thrower Tatyana Kachegina tested positive for four