Emmanuel Mutai to decide on Bbeijing Worlds after London Marathon

Berlin Marathon silver medallist Emmanuel Mutai said he will wait to see whether to race at the Beijing World Championships after he rates himself against the best at the London Marathon on April 26.

Paula Radcliffe set for London Marathon swansong
Paula Radcliffe set for London Marathon swansong

British world record-holder Paula Radcliffe will race her final marathon in London on April 26, organisers announced on Wednesday.

Training with passion is essence of winning: Paul Radcliffe
Training with passion is essence of winning: Paul Radcliffe

Train hard with passion and love -- this was legendary long-distance runner Paul Radcliffe's message as she cheered the participants of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon here on Sunday.

London Marathon raises record amounts for charity
London Marathon raises record amounts for charity

Runners at the London Marathon have raised almost half a billion dollars for charity in the last five years and continue to break fundraising records each year, sponsors Virgin Money announced on Wednesday.

Farah vows to return after tough London marathon debut

Mo Farah vowed not to abandon his marathon ambitions after a chastening transition from track to road on his competitive debut over 26.2 miles in London on Sunday.

Edna Kiplagat finally gets London Marathon win

Kenya`s Edna Kiplagat saw off compatriot Florence Kiplagat to win the women`s London Marathon on Sunday.

Kenya`s Kipsang sets London Marathon record

Kenya`s world record-holder Wilson Kipsang won the men`s London Marathon in a new unofficial course record of two hours, four minutes and 27 seconds on Sunday.

Virtual reality opens London Marathon to all

"You`re virtually there" is a common shout of encouragement to ailing runners in the London marathon but thanks to a new "interactive 3D experience" athletes the world over will be able to navigate the course from the comfort of their own treadmill.

Kipsang hopes to beat world marathon record in London

World record holder Wilson Kipsang has said he is in better form for Sunday`s London Marathon than last year when he broke the world record mark in Berlin.

Olympic race ace Mo Farah vows to win next week`s London Marathon

Olympic champion racer Mo Farah has reportedly vowed to win the London Marathon next week and then celebrate by doing his famous Mobot.

Athens Olympics demonstrator barred from London Marathon

Confession may be good for the soul but the former Irish priest who dramatically disrupted the closing stages of the 2004 Athens Olympic marathon has been barred from running in next month`s London Marathon.

Farah heads to Kenyan hills for marathon preparation

Britain`s double Olympic and world 10,000m and 5,000m champion Mo Farah arrived in Kenya on Friday for four weeks of tough altitude training in the Rift Valley ahead of his London marathon debut in April.

Kochi all set for its maiden Half Marathon on Sunday

An array of top athletes, including Kenyans Emmanuel Mutai and Helah Kiprop will lead the men`s and women`s section respectively in the first International Kochi half marathon to be held here on Sunday.

Kenya`s Kirui not to defend world title in Moscow

Kenya`s World Marathon Champion Abel Kirui will not defend his title in Moscow in August following an ankle injury suffered during training that saw him miss the London Marathon in April.

Vancouver run shows support for Boston Marathon victims

In an event where the spirit of the Boston Marathon bombing victims weighed heavily, Kenya`s Paul Kimugul won the Vancouver Sun Run on Sunday, while Natasha Fraser successfully defended her women`s crown.

Boston victims remembered at London Marathon

The London Marathon runners fell silent at the start line today in memory of those who died in the Boston bomb attacks.

Kebede, Jeptoo win emotional London Marathon

Ethiopia`s Tsegaye Kebede and Priscah Jeptoo of Kenya triumphed at a sombre London Marathon on Sunday, as runners paid tribute to the victims of the deadly bomb attacks at the Boston Marathon.

Jeptoo triumphs in emotional London Marathon

Kenya`s Priscah Jeptoo surged clear to win a sombre London Marathon on Sunday, as runners paid tribute to the victims of the deadly bomb attacks at the Boston Marathon.

London Marathon to run under heightened security

The London Marathon takes place Sunday amid a heightened police presence following the Boston Marathon bomb attacks -- and a moment of silence to remember those killed and wounded.

Heightened London Marathon security remains: Police

A beefed-up police presence for Sunday`s London Marathon will remain in place despite the death and capture of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, Scotland Yard said.