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McFadden Wins 3rd Straight In Women's Wheelchair; Switzerland's Hug Wins Men's Division

Tatyana McFadden  hoists her trophy after winning the women's wheelchair division. (Elise Amendola/AP)
Tatyana McFadden hoists her trophy after winning the women's wheelchair division. (Elise Amendola/AP)
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American Tatyana McFadden has won her third straight women's wheelchair race at the Boston Marathon.

McFadden rolled down Boylston Street to finish in an unofficial 1 hour, 52 minutes, 54 seconds.

McFadden wore a singlet in memory of Martin Richard, the 8-year-old boy who was killed in the 2013 finish line bombing.

McFadden, 25, is a four-time Paralympian and also the reigning champion of the Chicago, New York City and London marathons. She also finished second in the 1 kilometer Nordic skiing sprint in the 2014 Paralympics.

Marcel Hug, of Switzerland, crosses the finish line to win the men's wheelchair division. (Elisa Amendola/AP)
Marcel Hug, of Switzerland, crosses the finish line to win the men's wheelchair division. (Elisa Amendola/AP)

In the men's wheelchair race, Marcel Hug of Switzerland came out on top.

It took him an unofficial 1:29:53 for his first Boston win. The 28-year-old finished fourth last year.

Hug deprived Ernst Van Dyk of his 11th Boston Marathon victory. He's already the most decorated Boston competitor with 10 titles.

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