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Mackey's finish 2nd fastest in history

Updated: March 17, 2010, 12:54 AM ET
Associated Press

NOME, Alaska -- Lance Mackey won the 1,100-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Tuesday to become the first musher in the event's 38-year history to win four consecutive races.

Fans bundled up against subzero temperatures cheered the 39-year-old throat cancer survivor as his team coasted up the main street of this old Gold Rush town. For winning, Mackey gets a new Dodge truck and $50,400. He finished the race in eight days, 23 hours and 59 minutes -- the second-fastest finish in race ...

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