Results 2018: Virgin London Marathon

23 Apr 2018 13:19
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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Eliud Kipchoge wins Men's race at Virgin Money London Marathon 180422
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Eliud Kipchoge got a win, finishing with a time of 02:04:17. His victory was the 14th by a Kenyan runner in the British Capital city. He finished 32 secondes ahead of Tola Shura Kitata. Mo Farah got the third place in 02:06:21.

For the women, it was Vivian Cheruiyot who took the top spot in 02:18:31 , followed by Brigid Kosgei who finished with a time of 02:20:13. The third place went to Tadelech Bekele with a time of 02:21:40.

A record number of more than 40,000 runners crossed the finish line, despite a the hottest day ever recorded in the history of the event.

Top 5 Men

1 Eliud Kipchoge KEN 02:04:17
2 Tola Shura Kitata ETH 02:04:49
3 Mo Farah GBR 02:06:21
4 Abel Kirui KEN 02:07:07
5 Bedan Karoki KEN 02:08:34

Top 5 Women

1 Vivian Cheruiyot KEN 02:18:31
2 Brigid Kosgei KEN 02:20:13
3 Tadelech Bekele ETH 02:21:40
4 Gladys Cherono KEN 02:24:10
5 Mary Keitany KEN 02:24:27

Complete results

The next race of the Virgin London Marathon will be on April 28, 2019.