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Brigid Kosgei bags the London Marathon gold medal

Brigid Kosgei won the London Marathon stunning fellow runners Vivian Cheruiyot and Mary Keitany who were favorites to win it.

BrigidKosgei won the marathon at a time of 2 hours 18 minutes and 20 seconds retainingthe tittle to Kenya for the third consecutive year.

It was apersonal best time for 24-year-old Kosgei whose win is the second one followingher Chicago Marathon win five months ago.

VivianCheruiyot came second in the London Marathon at a time of 2 hours, 20 minutesand 14 seconds ahead of Ethiopian Roza Dereje.

EliudKipchoge win

Brigid Kosgei is the second win for Kenya as Eliud Kipchoge won the London Marathon again recording his fourth straight victory.

Also read: Eliud Kipchoge wins the London Marathon again

Eliud Kipchogewon the marathon at a record time of 2 hours, 2 minutes and 2 minutes and 37 minutes ahead of Ethiopian duoMosinet Geremew and Mule Musihun.

Brigid Kosgei bags the London Marathon gold medal
Alex Kiprop
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