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McFadden completes marathon sweep

Updated: November 6, 2013, 11:59 AM ET
By Bonnie D. Ford | espnW

NEW YORK -- Tatyana McFadden has shown few vulnerabilities as a world-class wheelchair racer this season, and she came into the New York City Marathon with a chance to do something no man or woman had done before -- sweep four majors.

After collecting wins in Boston and London within a week this past spring, and taking the Chicago title last month, McFadden, 24, was favored Sunday. Like most of the athletes, she saw the chilly forecast and shuddered. Unlike most, when she saw the head wind ...

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