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Boston Marathon - April 16, 2012
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Korir and Cherop capture Boston Marathon titles
Boston, MA (Sports Network) - Wesley Korir of Kenya won the Boston Marathon on Monday, while countrymate Sharon Cherop claimed the women's title.

Korir beat out fellow Kenyan Levy Matebo and finished in a time of 2 hours, 12 minutes and 40 seconds. Matebo crossed the line 26 seconds behind Korir.

A Kenyan man has now won 19 out of the last 22 Boston Marathons.  continue>>
London Marathon - April 22, 2012
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Kenyans Kipsang and Keitany capture titles
London, England (Sports Network) - Kenya's Wilson Kipsang won the men's London Marathon on Sunday, while countrymate Mary Keitany captured the women's title.

Kipsang finished with a time of 2 hours, 4 minutes and 44 seconds, only four seconds off the course record.

Fellow Kenyan Martin Lel, a three-time London champion, ended with a time of 2:06:51, just one second ahead of 2010 winner Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia for second place.  continue>>
Berlin Marathon - September 30, 2012
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Kenya's Mutai wins Berlin Marathon
Berlin, Germany (Sports Network) - Geoffrey Mutai of Kenya captured the Berlin Marathon in a narrow finish over countryman Dennis Kimetto.

The two crossed the finish line within one second of each other, Mutai breaking the tape first in a time of 2 hours, 4 minutes and 15 seconds. Kimetto's time of 2:04:16 was the fastest marathon debut in history.

Mutai, who also won the 2011 Boston Marathon and the 2011 New York Marathon, clinched the World Marathon Majors title -- a series that includes results from Boston, London, Berlin, Chicago and New York over a two-year period.  continue>>
Chicago Marathon - October 7, 2012
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Ethiopia's Kebede wins Chicago Marathon
Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia captured the Chicago Marathon on Sunday.Kebede set a course record, crossing the finish line in a time of 2 hours, 4 minutes and 38 seconds. The old mark of 2:05:37 was established by Kenya's Moses Mosop last year.

It was a clean sweep of the top three spots for Ethiopia, as Feyisa Lilesa finished 14 seconds behind the winner and Tilahun Regassa was third with a time of 2:05:27.  continue>>
New York Marathon - November 4, 2012
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NYC Marathon - Top American Women Finishers
YearNameAgeStatePlaceTime
2011 Buzunesh Deba 24 NY 2 2:23:19
2010 Shalane Flanagan 29 OR 2 2:28:40
2009 Magdalena Lewy Boulet 36 CA 6 2:32:17
2008 Kara Goucher 30 OR 34 2:25.53
2007 Elva Dryer 37 CO 6 2:35.15
2006 Deena Kastor 33 CA 6 2:27:54
2005 Jen Rhines 31 CA 18 2:37:07
2004 Jenny Crain 36 WI 15 2:41:06
2003 Sylvia Mosqueda 37 LA 10 2:33:11
2002 Marla Runyan 34 OR 5 2:27:10
2001 Deena Drossin 28 CA 7 2:26:58
2000 Gordon Bakoulis 39 NY 16 2:45:17
1999 Kimberly Griffin 38 NY 12 2:48:29
1998 Libbie Hickman 33 CO 6 2:33:06
1997 Kim Jones 39 WA 6 2:32:00
1996 Kim Jones 38 WA 4 2:34:46
1995 Regina Ronan 26 NY 19 2:48:34
1994 Anne Marie Letko 25 NJ 3 2:30:19
1993 Ellen Gibson 42 UT 16 2:50:17
1992 Gordon Bloch 31 NY 6 2:33:26
1991 Joan Samuelson 34 ME 6 2:33:40
1990 Kim Jones 32 WA 2 2:30:50
1989 Kim Jones 31 WA 2 2:27:54
1988 Joan Samuelson 31 ME 3 2:32:40
1987 Laurie Crisp 26 CA 7 2:36:01
1986 Sharlet Gilbert 35 CA 10 2:38:24
1985 Sue King 27 AL 7 2:37:38
1984 Judi St. Hilaire 25 MA 5 2:37:49
1983 Nancy Ditz 29 CA 5 2:35:31
1982 Julie Brown 26 CA 2 2:28:33
1981 Julie Shea 22 NC 3 2:30:11
1980 Patti Catalano 27 MA 2 2:29:33
1979 Patti Lyons 26 MA 4 2:40:19
1978 Martha Cooksey 24 CA 2 2:41:49
1977 Miki Gorman 42 CA 1 2:43:10
1976 Miki Gorman 41 CA 1 2:39:11
1975 Kim Merritt 20 WI 1 2:46:14
1974 Kathrine Switzer 27 NY 1 3:07:29
1973 Nina Kuscsik 34 NY 1 2:57:07
1972 Nina Kuscsik 33 NY 1 3:08:41
1971 Beth Bonner 19 NJ 1 2:55:22
1970 No female finishers
Standings (M)Standings (W)
2011-12 World Marathon Championship - Leaderboard (Men)
RankNameCountryPtsTop Performance
1stGeoffrey MutaiKenya751st - '12 Boston; 1st - '11 NYC
1st - '11 Boston; 2nd - '11 Berlin
T-2ndAbel KiruiKenya402nd - '12 Olympics
1st IAAF World Championship
T-2ndMoses MosopKenya401st - '11 Chicago; 2nd - '11 Boston
T-2ndEmmanuel MutaiKenya402nd - '11 NYC; 1st - '11 London
T-2ndWesley KorirKenya401st - '12 Boston; 2nd - '11 Chicago
T-6thWilson KipsangKenya353rd - '12 Olympics; 1st - '12 London
T-6thPatrick MakauKenya351st - '11 Berlin; 3rd - '11 London
8thMartin LelKenya302nd - '12 London; 2nd - '11 London
9thStephen KiprotichUganda251st - Olympics
10thTsegaye KebedeEthiopia213rd - '12 London; 3rd - '11 NYC
The World Marathon Majors is a series consisting of five of the largest and most renowned marathons in the world: Virgin London Marathon, Boston Marathon, BMW Berlin Marathon, Bank of America Chicago Marathon and ING New York City Marathon. In creating the World Marathon Majors, the organizers of these five races recognized an opportunity to advance the sport, raise awareness of its athletes and increase the level of interest in elite racing among running enthusiasts.

The total score for each athlete in a series will consist of points earned from a maximum of four Qualifying Races during that two-year cycle. To be eligible for the jackpot, an athlete must compete in a minimum of one Qualifying Race during each year of the series.

POINTS PER RACE
1st place - 25 points
2nd place - 15 points
3rd place - 10 points
4th place - 5 points
5th place - 1 point

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