Olympic Games 5,000m champion Vivian Cheruiyot was the surprise winner of 2018 Virgin London ran today in London.
Popularly called pocket rocket, Cheruiyot, won her second marathon after switching from track where she dominated, winning in all championships.
With three world titles in 10,000m and 5,000m, Cheruiyot beat fellow Kenyan Brigid Koasgei and defending champion Mary Keitany for the title.
London was her second marathon win after Frankfurt marathon last year as she clocked 2:1836 beating Keitany and Ethiopia’s finest Tirunesh Dibaba. Kosgei took the second place 2:20.22.
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