25 Oct '13, 6pm

Feyisa Lelisa wants the course record at BMW Frankfurt, and that means he has to run faster than 2:03.42. Oh...

Feyisa Lelisa wants the course record at BMW Frankfurt, and that means he has to run faster than 2:03.42. Oh...

FRANKFURT (GER): Kenyans have dominated the autumn marathon season so far, clocking the six fastest times in this period and taking the major races in Berlin and Chicago as well as in Amsterdam. For good measure, all three women's winners in these marathons were from Kenya as well. But on Sunday the Ethiopians hope to hit back in the BMW Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Race. The second fastest marathon course in the world, where Wilson Kipsang (Kenya) clocked a course record of 2:03:42 in 2011, offers the chance to claim significant victories. With Dino Sefir (2:04:50) and Feyisa Lilesa (2:04:52) the two fastest runners in the field are Ethiopians. However Kenyans will of course also challenge for victory. And they intend to extend an impressive win streak that started back in 2002 and produced eight course records. Kenyans Vincent Kiprutu (2:05:13), Levy Matebo Oma...

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