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[Video] Eritrea's Ghebreslassie, youngest world marathon winner

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Ghirmay Ghebreslassie of Eritrea at the New York City Marathon on November 6, 2016 Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

On 6 November 2016, Eritrean Ghirmay Ghebreslassie won the New York City Marathon. He became the youngest athlete ever to win the race. Find out more about this promising long distance runner.