Kenyans Show Off at Boston Marathon
Kenya secured the top two slots on the podium with Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa coming second two seconds after Lawrence Cherono's time, while Kennedy Kipkemboi was third in a time of 2hrs, 8minutes and 6 seconds in a sensational sprint finish. Meanwhile Edna Kiplagat, champion in Boston in 2017, settled for second spot in a race won by Ethiopia's Worknesh Degefa who demolished the field from the start.
Cherono Wins Boston Title in Sprint Finish
Capital FM, 15 April 2019
On his maiden appearance at the Boston Marathon, Kenya's Lawrence Cherono beat Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa in a sensational sprint finish to clinch the title in 2hours, 7minutes and… Read more »