Kenya's Chumba Wins 2018 Tokyo Marathon, Breaks Course Record

Dickson Chumba's 2:05:30 winning time is also his personal best (replacing 2:05:46 from 2012 Eindhoven marathon) and the fastest time in Tokyo. It replaces the 2:06:33 set by Gert Thys in the 1999 Tokyo International Marathon.

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    Capital FM, 25 February 2018

    Kenya's Dickson Chumba cruised to his second victory at the Tokyo Marathon after winning the men's 2018 edition in a time of 2:05:30 in a race held on Sunday in the Japan's capital… Read more »

  • Kenya:   Chumba Breaks Tokyo Course Record

    Capital FM, 25 February 2018

    Kenya's Dickson Chumba won the 2014 Tokyo Marathon with a new course record time of 2:05:42, replacing the previous record of 2:06:50 set by compatriot and world record holder… Read more »

  • Kenya:   Dickson Chumba Wins 2018 Tokyo Marathon

    Nation, 25 February 2018

    Kenya’s Dickson Chumba cruised to victory in the 2018 Tokyo Marathon cutting the tape in a time of 2:05.30 to win the men’s race in the Japanese capital. Read more »

Photo: IAAF

Dickson Chumba wins the 2014 Tokyo Marathon.

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