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Previews01 Feb 2019

Defending champions face competitive fields at Lagos City Marathon

Almenesh Herpha and Abraham Kiprotich, the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon winners, will line up against formidable opposition when they defend their titles at the IAAF Bronze Label road race on Saturday (2).

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Report12 Nov 2017

Marathon debutante Chepngetich smashes Turkish all-comers’ record in Istanbul

Despite a 23km/h headwind between the 10th and 26th kilometres, Kenya’s Ruth Chepngetich shattered the Turkish all-comers’ record at the Vodafone Istanbul Marathon, winning the IAAF Gold Label road race in 2:22:36.

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Report17 Nov 2013

Chesire and Kiprotich make history at Istanbul Marathon

In just her second ever race over the classic distance, Kenya’s Rebecca Chesire held off a late charge from marathon debutante Elvan Abeylegesse to win the Vodafone Istanbul Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (17).

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Previews15 Nov 2013

Merga and Kiprotich both have points to prove in the Istanbul Marathon

Ethiopia’s former Boston Marathon winner Deriba Merga and France’s 2013 Daegu Marathon champion Abraham Kiprotich, the fastest European runner this year, will both have points to prove at the 35th edition of the 2013 Vodafone Istanbul Eurasia Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (17).

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News06 Nov 2013

Course records under threat at the 2013 Istanbul Eurasia Marathon

Course records are expected to be under threat at the 35th edition of the 2013 Vodafone Istanbul Eurasia Marathon on 17 November, after organisers released their elite field for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Wednesday (6).

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Report14 Apr 2013

Legionnaire Kiprotich leaves his rivals behind in Daegu, course record for Agai

France’s Abraham Kiprotich provided what is now a rare European win at a major Marathon when he triumphed at the Daegu International Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, and improved his personal best by two seconds to 2:08:33 on Sunday (14).

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Previews12 Apr 2013

Kenya's Kiyeng out for course record at the Daegu Marathon

Kenya’s David Kiyeng was optimistic that he could beat his own course record of 2:07:57 at the Daegu International Marathon on Sunday 14 April, when the IAAF Silver Label Road Race held its pre-race press conference on Friday (12).

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