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Timothy Ronoh smashes the Melbourne Marathon course record

Kenya’s Timothy Kiplagat Ronoh smashed the course record at the 44th edition of the Melbourne Marathon held on Sunday (02) in Melbourne, Australia.

Ronoh broke the old course record of 2:10.47 that Dominic Ondoro set when he took the first of his two successive Melbourne wins in 2013 with a new course time of 2:09.13.

Ronoh who led a 1-2 Kenyan podium finish was followed by Cornelus Kibet Kiplagat who also went under the old course as he crossed the line in second in 2:10.25.

Melbourne’s Reece Edwards completed the podium three finishes in 2:14:41.

LEADING RESULTS

42KM MEN

  1. Timothy Kiplagat Ronoh (KEN) 2:09.13
  2. Cornelus Kibet Kiplagat  (KEN)  2:10.25
  3. Reece Edwards                   (AUS)  2:14.42
  4. Riley Cocks                         (AUS)  2:16.57
  5. John Dutton                        (AUS)  2:22.00