Kenyan trio wins men's Belgrade Marathon

Updated: April 18, 2015, 9:13 AM ET
Associated Press

BELGRADE, Serbia -- Silas Sang led a Kenyan trio to win the Belgrade Marathon on Saturday, finishing in 2 hours, 14 minutes, 43 seconds.

Sang was followed by Andrew Kiprop, who finished in 2:16:42, and Julius Korir in 2:19:46.

The women's race was dominated by Ethiopian runners. Abebu Gelan was first in 2:33:12, Jemila Shure came second in 2:34:24 and Meseret Dekebo third in 2:43:21.

About 25,000 runners took part in the race which was held in rainy and chilly weather.


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