World marathon majors series XI will be concluded in the upcoming month of April’18. The Boston Marathon and London Marathon will be held respectively on April 16 2018 & April 22 2018.
There is a tough competition in Men’s Series XI of WMM, 6 marathoners have same points. Dickson Chumba, Daniel Wanjiru, Eliud Kipchoge, Galen Rupp, Geoffrey Kamworor, Geoffrey Kirui all have 25 points till now and only 2 more races to go.
- Winner of Series VIII (2013/14), Wilson Kipsang is at 12th rank with 16 points.
- Galen Rupp of USA is the surprise package, he is jointly at no. 1 and won Chicago Marathon 2017.
In Women’s Series XI, the close encounter between Mary Keitany & Tirunesh Dibaba both stood at No. 1 with 41 points. Upcoming Boston & London Marathon is very crucial for both of them.
The World Marathon Majors (WMM) is a series consisting of 6 of the largest and most renowned marathons in the world, Olympic Games & IAAF World Championships Marathon. The 6 marathon races take place in Tokyo, Boston, London, Berlin, Chicago and New York City.
WMM series was started in 2006, it spanned two calendar years, the second year of a series overlapped with the first year of the next.
World Marathon Majors is sponsored by Abbott.
Also read: World Marathon Majors (WMM) Series XI.