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Chiang and Chen win Action Asia X-trail 2016
Chiang and Chen win Action Asia X-trail 2016

By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

A Salomon Taiwan team runner, Chiang Yen-ching, finished the NISSAN Action Asia X-trail race in 1 hour 42 minutes 16 seconds in Maokong, Taipei on...full story
updated 2016-09-26 05:07 PM
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Elite Kenyan athletes Wilson Kipsang, left, and Dennis Kimetto, right, who will compete in the London Marathon, pose for the media near Tower Bridge in London, Thursday, April 23, 2015. Kipsang and Kimetto, both marathon world record breakers will compete head-to-head for the first time in the 35th London Marathon which will take place on Sunday April 26. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth) Runners in the elite Men's race start the 35th London Marathon on Blackheath, London  Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland) FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, from Argentina, looks on during a Spanish La Liga soccer match against Espanyol at Cornella-El Prat stadium in Cornella Llobregat, Spain, Saturday, April 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez) Everton's John Stones, left, celebrates after scoring past Manchester United's goalkeeper David De Gea, right, during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park Stadium, Liverpool, England, Sunday April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Jon Super) Porto's Carlos Casemiro, from Brazil, battles for the ball with Benfica's Jardel Vieira, top, also from Brazil, during the Portuguese league soccer match between Benfica and Porto at Benfica's Luz stadium, Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Lisbon, Portugal. The match ended in a 0-0 draw and Benfica leads the competition with three points ahead second placed Porto. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco) Manchester City's Aleksandar Kolarov, right, celebrates with teammates after scoring from a free kick during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Aston Villa at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday April 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Jon Super) Sampdoria coach Sinisa Mihaijlovic, left, shares a word with Napoli coach Rafael Benitez during a Serie A soccer match between Napoli and Sampdoria, at the San Paolo stadium in Naples, Italy, Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Salvatore Laporta) Zhang Jing Xiong victorious (phote courtesy of PRO FC)
    Updated: 2016/09/26 21:50 GMT+08:00
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Chiang and Chen win Action Asia X-trail 2016 Chiang and Chen win Action Asia X-trail 2016
By George Liao
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A Salomon Taiwan team runner, Chiang Yen-ching, finished the NISSAN Action Asia X-trail race in 1 hour 42 minutes 16 seconds in Maokong, Taipei on....Fullstory

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