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Joshua Kipkorir, Priscah Cherono wins Singapore marathon

Joshua Kipkorir and Priscah Cherono won the 4th edition of Singapore marathon as Kenyans continued with their dominance in the race held today.

Kipkorir led 1-17 positions after clocking 2:12.20 ahead of Felix Kirwa (2:13:43) and Andrew Kimtai (2:14:30) taking the silver and bronze medals respectively.

The38 year old upset the top names in the field like favourite two times Paris marathon champion Paul Lonyangata

Cherono who won the women’s race in 2:32:12 led another Kenyan podium sweep with Stella Barsosio (2:33:23) and Jane Jelagat (2:35:38) were second and third respectively.

Source: The Straits Times

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