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AbbottWMM - VIRGIN MONEY LONDON MARATHON RECAP: KIPCHOGE VAULTS TO TOP OF SERIES X LEADERBOARD

2016/4/26

Kipchoge Smashes Course Record; Jemima Sumgong Notches Decisive Win While Tatyana McFadden and Marcel Hug Hold on to Wheelchair Series X Lead

In today's Virgin Money London Marathon, reigning Abbott World Marathon Majors champion Eliud Kipchoge shattered the course record to retain his London title with a 2:03:05 win. He now leads in points for the Abbott World Marathon Majors Series X, sharing the top leaderboard spot with Ethiopia's Lemi Hayle.

His Kenyan compatriot Jemima Sumgong won a dramatic women's race in 2:22:58, recovering from a fall to hold off defending champion Tigist Tufa.

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VIRGIN MONEY LONDON MARATHON

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  • STARTS CORPORATION INC.
  • Yamazaki Baking Co., Ltd.
  • ASICS Japan Corp.
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited
  • SEIKO HOLDINGS CORPORATION
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • McDonald's Company (Japan), Ltd.
  • Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
  • Photocreate Co.,Ltd
  • Kokumin Kyosai coop(National Federation of Workers and Consumers Kyosai Cooperatives)
  • Daiwa Securities Group
  • BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
  • NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATION
  • KOYOU RENTIA Co.,Ltd.
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.
  • Fanplus, Inc.
  • Dole Japan, Inc.
  • SAGAWA EXPRESS CO., LTD.
  • FOD
  • Premier Partner
  • Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd.
  • Major Partners
  • STARTS CORPORATION INC.
  • Yamazaki Baking Co., Ltd.
  • ASICS Japan Corp.
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • Main Partners
  • KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited
  • SEIKO HOLDINGS CORPORATION
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • McDonald's Company (Japan), Ltd.
  • Active Partners
  • Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
  • Photocreate Co.,Ltd
  • Kokumin Kyosai coop(National Federation of Workers and Consumers Kyosai Cooperatives)
  • Daiwa Securities Group
  • BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
  • Supporting Partners
  • NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATION
  • KOYOU RENTIA Co.,Ltd.
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.
  • Fanplus, Inc.
  • Dole Japan, Inc.
  • SAGAWA EXPRESS CO., LTD.
  • FOD