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Kenya's Brigid Kosgei smashes Paula Radcliffe's marathon world record in Chicago

Kosgei won the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Gold Label road race in two hours, 14 minutes amd four seconds. 

Oct 14, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge becomes 1st athlete to finish marathon in under two hours

Long-distance runner Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya on Saturday scripted history by becoming the first-ever athlete to finish a marathon in under two hours in the Austrian capital of Vienna.

Oct 12, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

Defending champion Eliud Kipchoge to run 2019 London Marathon, faces Mo Farah test

Kipchoge made it three wins from as many appearances at the London Marathon last year, finishing more than two minutes clear of European record holder Farah.

Jan 14, 2019, 18:10 PM IST

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge shatters Marathon world record in Berlin

Kenya`s Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge pulverised the marathon world record with a blistering run on Sunday, slicing a staggering 78 seconds off the previous best to land the one major running crown that had eluded him.

Sep 17, 2018, 00:00 AM IST

Eliud Kipchoge wins London marathon, Mo Farah breaks British record

Eliud Kipchoge won the London Marathon for the third time on Sunday, with Mo Farah breaking the British record as he finished third, while there was a surprise victory for Vivian Cheruiyot in the women’s race.

Apr 22, 2018, 20:45 PM IST

Air pollution a concern but Delhi Half Marathon will go ahead: Organisers

 35,000 runners will take part in the race, out of which 13,000 will be in the elite and amateur category.

Nov 09, 2017, 22:50 PM IST

Eliud Kipchoge wins rainy Berlin marathon, misses world record

Prior to the race, Kipchoge, fellow Kenyan Wilson Kipsang and Ethiopia`s Kenenisa Bekele had set their sights on breaking Dennis Kimetto`s leading marathon mark of two hours, two minutes and 57 seconds along the flat, inner-city course.

Sep 24, 2017, 18:23 PM IST

Delhi Half Marathon: Olympic medallist Eliud Kipchoge wins men's race, Ethiopia's Degefa clinches women's title

Among Indian men, G Lakshmanan, who has won the 2013 edition of Delhi Half Marathon and also TCS World 10K 2016, emerged the winner with a timing of one hour, 04 minutes and 34 seconds.

Nov 21, 2016, 11:02 AM IST

Phenomenal Eliud Kipchoge storms to runway marathon gold as Sun sets at Rio Olympics

Kipchoge, 31, timed 2hr 8min 44sec on a rainy but picturesque course that snaked below Rio`s mountain-top Christ the Redeemer statue.

Aug 22, 2016, 01:59 AM IST

Rio Olympics 2016: Ethiopian runner Feyisa Lilesa in `death` protest

"I have relatives in prison back home," he said.

Aug 21, 2016, 23:07 PM IST

Rio Olympics 2016: Thanackal Gopi and Kheta Ram clock personal best in marathon

The other Indian in the fray Nitendra Singh clocked 2:22:52s to finish at the 84th spot.

Aug 21, 2016, 21:13 PM IST

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge, Gladys Cherono win 42nd Berlin Marathon

Kenya`s athletes Eliud Kipchoge and Gladys Cherono won the 42nd Berlin Marathon on a sun-drenched autumn day.

Sep 28, 2015, 07:04 AM IST

Berlin marathon winner Eliud Kipchoge shoes in but misses record

Eliud Kipchoge failed in his bid to set a third straight world record at the Berlin marathon on Sunday after winning in an unofficial time of two hours, 04.01 minutes.

Sep 27, 2015, 19:41 PM IST

Kenyan trio target marathon record in Berlin

 Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge, Emmanuel Mutai and Geoffrey Mutai are targeting the world record of two hours, 2mins 57sec, set here last year, when they tackle Sunday`s Berlin Marathon.

Sep 26, 2015, 18:56 PM IST

Eliud Kipchoge eyes marathon world record in Berlin

The men`s world marathon record threatens to fall for the eighth time in Berlin this Sunday with Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge eyeing Dennis Kimetto`s mark, set last year in Germany`s capital.

Sep 25, 2015, 09:17 AM IST

Kenya's top runners urge fans to keep faith amid doping storm

Kenya`s top runners have urged athletics fans and sports enthusiasts across the world to keep faith in them, despite media allegations of widespread doping in the east African nation famed for its top-class runners.

Aug 05, 2015, 09:39 AM IST

World Record wouldn`t be on Eliud Kipchoge`s mind in Berlin Marathon

Kenyan marathon sensation Eliud Kipchoge says breaking the world record would not be a priority when he competes in the Berlin Marathon in September.

Jul 08, 2015, 21:40 PM IST

Kenya's London marathon winners aim for Beijing conquest

The world's fastest marathon runners Wilson Kipsang and Dennis Kimetto of Kenya have confirmed they intend to compete at the Beijing World Marathon Championships in August.

Apr 29, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Eliud Kipchoge wins fierce London battle with Wilson Kipsang

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge got the better of compatriot and defending champion Wilson Kipsang in a fierce battle over the closing miles to win the London Marathon by five seconds on Sunday with world record holder Dennis Kimetto third.

Apr 26, 2015, 20:07 PM IST

Kipchoge adds London Marathon title to collection

Eliud Kipchoge led a Kenyan clean sweep of the podium places as he won the men`s London Marathon on Sunday in an unofficial time of two hours, four minutes and 41 seconds.

Apr 26, 2015, 17:55 PM IST