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Moses record win streak comes to an end

Updated: May 29, 2002, 10:04 AM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

June 4, 1987

The longest winning streak in the history of a running event is over. The reign ends in Spain.

For the first time in nine years, nine months and nine days, Edwin Moses loses a 400-meter hurdles race, halting his streak of consecutive victories at 122 (107 finals and 15 preliminaries). Beating him in Madrid is Danny Harris, who runs a career-best 47.56, .13 seconds faster than Moses. The two had not raced against each other in three years, since Harris won the silver ...

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