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Muteti and Chepkirui lead Kenyans to sweep Vienna City marathon podium

Kenyans Cosmas Muteti and Vibian Chepkirui were crowned the winners Vienna City Marathon held yesterday Austria.

Muteti won the men’s title in 2:06:53 with compatriot Leonard Langat (2:06:59) and Eritrea’s Ogbe Kibrom (2:07:25) completing the podium.

Cosmas Muteti

Others include Charles Ndema (02:08:32), Raymond Choge (02:08:32), Edwin Soi (02:09:10), Noah Kipkemoi (02:09:55), Kipyatich Abraham (02:10:51) and Mike Chesire (02:11:32)

In women, Chepkirui successfully defended her title with a course record of 2:20:59, lowering Ruth Chebitok who came second in 2:21:03 for second and Sheila Jerotich closed a Kenyan clean sweep in 2:23:01

Soboka Urge of Ethiopia (02:27:13), Caroline Kilel (02:29:29), Viola Yator (02:30:40) and marathon debutant Teresia Omosa (02:31:44).

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