Results: Berlin Half Marathon

30 Mar 2015 14:15
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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2014 Brandenburg Gate, 5 km into the race
Credit : SCC EVENTS/Camera4

For his first half marathon, 21 year-old Ethiopian Birhanu Legese sprinted to the finish line to take the victory in 59:45. David Kogei from Kenya was defeated on the line and finished in 59:46. Abraham Cheroben also from Kenya, who was the favorite for the race only managed to take the third place in 59:49.

In the women’s race, the victory went to Cynthia Kosgei (KEN) in 1:10:52. She beat fellow Kenyan Elizabe Cherono who finished in 1:10:56. Isabellah Andersson from Sweden finished third in 1:10:56.

32,025 runners from 106 nations had entered the race.

Results

Top 10 Men

1 Legese, Birhanu ETH 00:59:45
2 Kogei, David KEN 00:59:46
3 Cheroben, Abraham KEN 00:59:49
4 Mengich, Richard KEN 00:59:59
5 Kipyatich, Abraham KEN 01:00:03
6 Hunegnaw, Fentahun ETH 01:00:10
7 Kipkemoi, Kenneth KEN 01:00:17
8 Oliaulo Ngatuny, Emmanuel KEN 01:00:58
9 Mwangi, Eliud KEN 01:01:41
10 Tesfaye, Simon ERI 01:01:43

Top 10 Women

1 Kosgei, Cynthia Chepchirchir KEN 01:10:52
2 Cherono, Elizeba KEN 01:10:56
3 Andersson, Isabellah SWE 01:11:31
4 Baierl, Anita AUT 01:13:23
5 Hidalgo, Esther ESP 01:14:13
6 McCambridge, Maria IRL 01:14:25
7 Lunden, Frida SWE 01:15:21
8 Tränkle, Melina GER 01:15:34
9 Melat Yisak, Kejeta ETH 01:16:03
10 Al Sayad, Mayada GER 01:17:14

Complete results