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May 06, 2019
Kenyan long-distance runner Eliud Kipchoge set to target elusive two-hour marathon in special end-of-year raceKipchoge, 34, last week won his fourth London marathon, has now won 11 of the 12 marathons he's contested and set a world record of 2:01:39 when winning the Berlin marathon in 2018
May 01, 2019
Mo Farah declines opportunity to participate in marathon at World Championships fueling rumours of return to trackFarah build-up to the London event was dominated by an extraordinary feud with Haile Gebrselassie, which saw the pair publicly swap accusations about events at the retired Ethiopian athletics legend's hotel
Apr 29, 2019
London Marathon 2019 makes refreshing move to offer water capsules in seaweed pouches to runners instead of plastic bottlesThe London Marathon 2019 run on Sunday will go down as the first ever major international event that fought the plastic blight by offering the 5,000 odd runners water capsules in an edible pouch made from a seaweed membrane
Apr 28, 2019
London Marathon 2019: Nitendra Singh Rawat finishes 27th in prestigious race after clocking 2:15.59secsIndia's Nitendra Singh Rawat finished 27th in the elite field of the prestigious London Marathon which was won by world record holder Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya on Sunday.
Apr 25, 2019
Athletics icons Mo Farah, Haile Gebrselassie locked in bitter dispute over robbery claims and unpaid hotel billsMo Farah and Haile Gebrselassie are locked in a bitter dispute days before the London Marathon with claims of robbery and an unpaid hotel bill at the heart of the row.
Jan 21, 2018
As the Mumbai Marathon 2018 kicks off, a look at how a great race is a sign of a great cityThe Mumbai Marathon is a reminder that a citizenry is capable of great accomplishment, and genuine kindness, even as it competes to reach the finishing line of a race | #FirstCulture
Nov 14, 2017
Mo Farah says he will compete at Tokyo Olympics depending on his medal-winning abilityFarah has been retained on British Athletics' World Class Performance Programme despite doubts over his Olympic plans.
Jan 14, 2017
Mumbai Marathon 2017: Meet Hugh Jones, long-distance legend and race directorIn an exclusive chat with Firstpost, Hugh Jones talks about the challenges he faces as race director of Mumbai Marathon and long-distance running in India.
Apr 14, 2014
42-year-old dies after completing London MarathonSunday's race had a reported 36,000 runners, with the event ranging from elite-level runners to fun-runners
Apr 22, 2013
From London, a huge group hug to BostonThere are few sounds more deafening than that of 34,000 marathon runners falling completely silent, standing totally still, defiant in the face of terror.