46,983 runners coming from 150 different countries took part this Sunday in the Berlin Marathon. Kenenisa Bekele won the race with a time of 02:01:41, missing the world record by only 2 seconds. He is followed by Birhanu Legese who finished with a time of 02:02:48. The third place went to Sisay Lemma with a time of 02:03:36
For the women, Ashete Bekere took top honours by finishing the race in 02:20:14 . She bested Mare Dibaba who crossed the finish line 7 seconds behind her. Sally Chepyego got the third place in 02:21:06.
Top 5 Men
Top 5 Women