Results : Great Manchester Run 2015

11 May 2015 14:10
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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Credit : Stuart Grout

Great Manchester Run is the largest 10km race in Europe with about 40,000 participants each year.

Stephen Sambu wins the race in 27:30, with an 8 second lead over Stephen Mokoka. Bernard Lagat takes the third place with a time of 27:48.

In the women’s race, the victory goes to Betsy Saina in 31:49. 6 seconds later, Gemma Steel crossed the finish line to take the second place. Edna Kiplagat is third in 31:57.

Haile Gebrselassie used the race to announce his retirement from competitive racing at 42.

Results

Men

1 STEPHEN SAMBU 00:27:30
2 STEPHEN MOKOKA 00:27:38
3 BERNARD LAGAT 00:27:48
4 WILSON KIPSANG 00:27:53
5 LEONARD KOMON 00:28:19
6 TESFAALEM MEHARI 00:28:23
7 ANDREW BUTCHART 00:29:09
8 ROSS MILLINGTON 00:29:11
9 JONATHAN TAYLOR 00:29:19
10 MARK CHRISTIE 00:29:20

Women

1 BETSY SAINA 00:31:49
2 GEMMA STEEL 00:31:55
3 EDNA KIPLAGAT 00:31:57
4 CAROLINE KILEL 00:32:18
5 DIANE NUKURI 00:32:27
6 JELENA PROKOPCUKA 00:32:33
7 FIONNUALA BRITTON 00:32:56
8 TIKI GELANA 00:33:12
9 JESS COULSON 00:33:15
10 JO PAVEY 00:33:21