28 Sep '12, 8pm

2012 BMW Berlin Marathon: Quick, Quick...Quicker, by Pat Butcher, note by Larry Eder: Geoffrey Mutai, 2012 BMW e...

2012 BMW Berlin Marathon: Quick, Quick...Quicker, by Pat Butcher, note by Larry Eder: Geoffrey Mutai, 2012 BMW e...

When the fastest man in the marathon world meets the fastest course in the marathon world, the odds are in favour of something special. In Berlin that usually means a world record, of which there have been no fewer than seven in the past 15 years. The most recent was last year, by Patrick Makau of Kenya, 2.03.38 in a race during which he destroyed former record holder, the legendary Haile Gebrselassie. It would hard for Sunday's 39th BMW Berlin Marathon to reproduce such an incident-packed race as last year, but Makau himself is in little doubt that compatriot Geoffrey Mutai will break his record, saying in an email this morning (Friday), ""I know that they are capable of setting the fastest time over the flat Berlin course (which would be a WR). We have been training together in Eldoret and they are geared up for the event". The 'they' includes Mutai's training partner an...

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