Bekele and Kipchoge set for London Marathon showdown

FILE PHOTO: Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge, the marathon world record holder, crosses the finish line during his attempt to run a marathon in under two hours in Vienna, Austria, October 12, 2019. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner/File Photo

LONDON (Reuters) – Eliud Kipchoge and Kenenisa Bekele, the only men to go under two hours, two minutes for the marathon, will go head to head over the classic distance in this year’s London Marathon, organizers said on Friday. Kenya’s Kipchoge had already announced he would defend his title but the presence of Ethiopian former […]

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