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Digest: Injury-slowed Matthew Centrowitz beaten, still makes U.S. team

Digest: Injury-slowed Matthew Centrowitz beaten, still makes U.S. team

Robby Andrews used a late kick to catch injury-slowed Olympic champion Matthew Centrowitz (Broadneck) on Saturday and win the 1,500-meter final at the USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships in Sacramento, Calif. "It's an honor just to run with him," Andrews said of Centrowitz in a postrace television interview. "I've learned a lot from him and racing against him." Andrews finished in 3 minutes, 43.29 seconds. Centrowitz, an Arnold native who in Rio became the first U.S. Olympic 1500 gold medalist in 108 years, came across second in 3:43.41 to earn a spot on the three-man world championships team. Centrowitz was battling a right...

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