Mumbai Marathon 2018: Elite runners unhappy with 'amateurs', curves on course and 'hidden water stations'
Ahead of Sunday’s Mumbai Marathon, many of the elite marathoners had predicted course records to fall by the wayside. Sunday came and went, with the course records standing their ground firmly.
Mumbai Marathon 2018: Solomon Deksisa, Amane Gobena win gold, Gopi Thonakal pips Nitendra Singh Rawat
Deksisa clocked 2 hours, 9 minutes, 34 secs, off the course record of 2:08:35, while his compatriot Shumet crossed the finish line in 2:10:00.
Tanzania's Alphonce Simbu won the men's elite full marathon event while Kenya's Bornes Kitur bagged the women's title at the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon on Sunday.