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Kenya's Brigid Kosgei smashes 16-year women's marathon world record in Chicago

WorldNews Sunday, 13 October 2019
Kenya's Brigid Kosgei smashes 16-year women's marathon world record in ChicagoBrigid Kosgei broke the world record set 16 years ago Britain's Paula Radcliffe as the Kenyan won the Chicago women’s marathon. Kosgei’s time of 2:14:04 was 81 seconds quicker than the time recorded at the London Marathon in 2003 and comes just a day after her compatriot Eliud Kipchoge became the first person to run a sub two-hour race (although not an official world record). The 25-year-old retained her Chicago title with the win, adding it to her win in London...
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Kenyan Brigid Kosgei sets new women's marathon world record, beating Paula Radcliffe's 2003 time

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