Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge breaks marathon world record in Berlin

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Eliud Kipchoge at the London Marathon 2018. Photo: Marco Verch via Flickr.

33-year-old marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge has bettered the world record mark for the marathon, lowering the leading mark to 2:01.39.

The previous world record mark, set by compatriot Dennis Kimetto, was also set in the German capital.

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First published on: 16 September, 2018 11:04 am