Coronavirus Outbreak: Germany's ban on public gatherings forces Berlin Marathon organisers to shelve 2020 edition of race
The Berlin Marathon, one of the world’s big six races, will not take place this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, organisers said on Wednesday.
The Boston Marathon, originally scheduled for 20 April, was initially postponed in March and rescheduled for 14 September
Berlin Marathon organisers did not specify if the event, at which the last seven men’s world records have been set, would be postponed or cancelled altogether.
Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele emerges victorious in Berlin Marathon, misses world record timing by two seconds
Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele won his second Berlin Marathon on Sunday in a time of two hours one minute and 41 seconds, just two seconds short of the world record.