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Fauja Singh, 101, finishes last race

Updated: February 24, 2013, 11:11 AM ET
Associated Press

HONG KONG -- The world's oldest marathon runner ran his last race on Sunday at the age of 101.

Fauja Singh finished the Hong Kong marathon's 10-kilometer (6.25-mile) race in 1 hour, 32 minutes, 28 seconds.

Singh, a Sikh with a saffron turban and a flowing white beard, followed the route along the northern lip of Hong Kong island.

He was accompanied by a group from the city's local Sikh community, joining about 72,000 other runners taking part in the marathon.

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