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Kenyan Man Wins 2017 Lagos City Marathon

Kenya’s Abraham Kiptum, who won the maiden edition of Access Bank marathon race and also won the race in 2016 with a time of two hours, 16 minutes and 19 seconds in 2016, has emerged winner of the 2017 edition with a record of two hours, 10 minutes.

On Saturday, Kiptum’s compatriots, Ronny Kiboss and Kiprotich Kiroi came second and third respectively.

Meanwhile, Philip Sharabutu was the first Nigerian to cross the finishing line, while Emmanuel Gyang came second.

In the women’s category, Halima Hussen of Ethiopia emerged first, with a time of 2 hours, 38 minutes and 36 seconds.

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  • chika bibian

    Congrats to him

  • Kenny D Osonwa

    Nice one
    Congratulations

  • comrade segun

    That’s cool

  • Cornel Nwankwo

    Is their birth right
    Congratulations to him

  • WillieBravo

    Im not surprised. Na Kenyans first get this kind race before.

  • Nice

  • badmos

    Dis one no b human being o. Na wetin dem sabi do pass b dis.

    • Cornel Nwankwo

      I de tell you

  • Olovo Obinna

    Hu….all the way from Kenya…were all them I trek for buhari n Jonathan…. Its really a shame shame

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    Na their heritage

  • emekachilaka

    Wow congratulations to him