Mumbai Marathon News
The marathon is always held in January but due to the pandemic it was shifted to 30 May.
The Tata Mumbai Marathon is normally held in January.
Ethiopian runners and Nike Vaporfly shoes dominate as men’s course record falls at Mumbai Marathon 2020.
Gajendra Manjalkar, a resident of Nalasopara in neighbouring Palghar district who had been participating in the marathon for last four years, came to Mumbai to participate in the latest edition of the run on Sunday.
Mumbai Marathon 2020: Srinu Bugatha and Sudha Singh win in Indian Elite athlete men and women's category
First time full marathon runner and Army man, Srinu Bugatha finished first among Indian runners by clocking 2:18:44.
Mumbai Marathon 2020 commentator Tim Hutchings calls for Nike’s controversial Vaporfly shoes to be outlawed
Mumbai Marathon 2020 commentator Tim Hutchings, who competed at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, wants Nike’s Vaporfly shoes to be given the boot.
Race director of the Tata Mumbai Marathon, Hugh Jones, on Wednesday said the revised route of the marathon will provide less friction for earlier and fast pacers.
Mumbai Marathon 2020: Sudha Singh, Srini Bugatha lead Indian challenge in marathon; Avinash Sable to race in half marathon
Srini Bugatha will lead the Indian challenge in the Tata Mumbai Marathon, while Sudha Singh will lead the challenge for women at the event. In the men's half marathon category, Avinash Sable, 3,000 steeplechase national record holder, will lead the field
Mumbai Marathon 2020: Cosmas Lagat eyes back-to-back men's titles; Worknesh Alemu heads strong women's field
Defending champions Cosmas Lagat and Worknesh Alemu will return to the Tata Mumbai Marathon to defend their titles at the prestigious IAAF Gold Label Road Race which is set to be the strongest marathon ever to be staged in the country.
Mumbai Marathon 2019: Nitendra Singh Rawat, Sudha Singh brace for bigger challenges in future after victory
With Nitendra Singh Rawat and Sudha Singh winning their respective categories at the Mumbai Marathon, the focus for them will now turn on bigger challenges which lie ahead
Mumbai Marathon 2019: Pacesetter to world-record holder Eliud Kipchoge in 2016, Cosmas Lagat earns his place in spotlight
Cosmas Lagat, who was a pace-maker for Eliud Kipchoge at the 2016 London Marathon, broke away from the lead pack at Sunday's Mumbai Marathon at the 29km mark to race away for a famous victory.
Mumbai Marathon 2019: Cosmas Lagat bags title with second-best time in race history; Worknesh Alemu tops women's field
Lagat made the 42.195-km race his own to storm his way home in 2 hours, 9 minutes and 15 seconds, the second-best in the 16-year history of the race.
Mumbai Marathon 2019: Between ‘heartbreak hill’ and Marine Drive’s ‘optical illusion’, runners chase victory
On Sunday, runners at Mumbai Marathon will dodge the crowds, ascend ‘heartbreak hill’, power through the heat and the humidity and make a break for victory amidst the illusion of Marine Drive.
Nitendra Singh Rawat broke the course record at Mumbai Marathon two years ago. But since then, a spate of injuries have hurt his career. On Sunday, the army man is looking to resuscitate his career with another course record.
Mary Kom's hunger for glory burns bright despite repeated success, uncertainty over boxing at Tokyo Olympics
Despite having won six World Championship golds, an Olympics bronze and a clutch of other medals, Mary Kom says she is 'hungry for more'.
A year ago, Dingko Singh’s life was stalked by uncertainty as he battled a form of liver cancer. But the man whose gold medal at the Bangkok Asian Games as a 19-year-old sparked a boxing revolution in Manipur is back on his feet.
The 16th edition of the race became the only gold label marathon in the country and joined the elite list of marathons in Asia, race organisers Procam International announced Saturday.
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: On 2016 champ Nitendra Singh Rawat's comeback, Gopi Thonakal leaves with bragging rights
In a race of small margins, Gopi held on to his pace and finished ahead of Nitendra Singh Rawat, the man he had been a pacer to in 2016.
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