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Kebede wins Chicago Marathon in course-record 2:04:38
The number taunted Tsegaye Kebede. He had been one of the world's best marathoners since winning a 2008 Olympic bronze medal, had wins and second places in some of the world's top races, yet the 25-year-old Ethiopian always wondered when he would realize a dream of having the clock read 2:04-something when he finished.
By Philip Hersh, Tribune reporter
October 7, 2012