Eliud Kipchoge (Marathon world record holder) once again clinched London Marathon, his 4th win at the event. He finished it in 2 hours 2 mins 37 seconds – second-fastest marathon time. He is also a World record holder, set in the Berlin Marathon 2018 with the time 02:01:39 hrs on 16th September, 2018.
In the women’s category, Brigid Kosgei from Kenya won the race in 2:18:20 hrs. With this win, she is at number 1 in World Marathon Majors series XII. It was the 6th race of WMM Series XII .
One of the most successful athlete from Britain, Mo Farah – who was also the favorite in the race – finished 5th. He was 3rd in London Marathon 2018.
London Marathon 2019 results: Men’s category
London Marathon 2019 results: Women’s category
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