Ghirmay Ghebreslassie as he crosses the finish line New York City Marathon. November 6, 2016. (CNN)

The New York City Marathon crowned its youngest male champion on Sunday. Ghirmay Ghebreslassie, 20, from Eritrea finished the five-borough race in 2 hours, 7 minutes and 51 seconds, qualifying him as the third fastest runner in the marathon's 46-year history.

Yaya Toure of Ivory Coast lifts the trophy after their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations victory over Ghana in Equatorial Guinea,  February 8, 2015. (EPA/Gavin Barker)

Ivory Coast goalkeeper Boubacar Barry saved the day, and then he scored the winner.

The 35-year-old veteran blocked a penalty attempt from opposing goalkeeper Razak Braimah and then stepped up to convert his own to give the Ivory Coast a 9-8 shootout win over Ghana on Sunday in the African Cup of Nations final.

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