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2:03:23! New Marathon World Record

2:03:23! New Marathon World Record

2:03:23! New Marathon World Record By David Monti Published 3 hours ago comments Tweet Share Share Print Wilson Kipsang celebrates breaking the marathon world record at the 2013 BMW Berlin Marathon, clocking 2:03:23. Photo by Jiro Mochizuki/SCC Events (c) 2013 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved BERLIN—While current world record holder Patrick Makau looked on, Olympic bronze medalist Wilson Kipsang lowered Makau’s marathon world record at today’s 40th BMW Berlin Marathon by 15 seconds, clocking 2:03:23. It was the sixth time that the men’s world record had fallen on Berlin’s flat course since Brazil’s Ronaldo Da Costa ran 2:06:05 in 1998. Kipsang became the third Kenyan man in history to hold the mark after Makau and Paul Tergat. “This is a dream come true,” Kipsang told race organizers. Kipsang, 31, was supposed to battle Makau in today’s race, but his rival was forc...

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