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Peris Lagat beats Judith Jerubet to win the Rome women marathon

Kenya’s Peris Cherono Lagat won the 26th edition of the Rome women marathon that was held early Sunday (19) morning in Rome, Italy.

Lagat gave a kick of her lifetime passing her fellow Kenyan Judith Jurubet to cut the tape in 2:29.28 with Jerubet forced to settle in second place in 2:30.49.

Ethiopia’s Fantu Zewude Jifar closed the first three podium finishes in 2:32.01