Stephen Sambu, Molly Huddle winners of United Airlines NYC Half Marathon

Stephen Sambu and Molly Huddle were the winners of the United Airlines New York City Half Marathon Sunday morning.

Sambu, of Kenya, won on the men's side with a time of 1:01:16 after finishing second in the race last year. The runnerup was fellow Kenyan Wilson Chebet. American Sam Chelanga was third.

The women's race came down to a photo finish, with Molly Huddle of Providence, Rhode Island winning for the second year in a row.

She edged out Joyce Chepkirui at the finish line by just .08 seconds. Huddle and Chepkirui went 1-2 for the second straight year.

Diane Nukuri of Burundi was third.

The NYC Half took runners from around the city and the globe on a 13.1-mile tour of New York City, and was seen live on abc7NY and Channel 7.

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