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Henriques sets world record in women's 50-kilometer walk<
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LONDON (AP) - The first women's 50-kilometer walk at the world championships produced a world record.
Ines Henriques of Portugal bettered her own mark on Sunday by finishing in 4 hours, 5 minutes, 56 seconds on the two-kilometer loop in central London.
"The last 5 (kilometers) were really tough," ...

 

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