Ethiopian Athletes dominate Warsaw Marathon

Hayle LemiWarsaw, PolandEthiopian athletes dominated the 2015 Orlen Warsaw Marathon with victories in both men and women categories here today.

Men’s Race

Hayle Lemi Berhanu was the winner in the men’s race as the 21-year old and rising star finished first in 2:07:57 to take his career record to three wins from three marathons.

Kenya’s Robert Chemosin was the runner-up on his debut over the classic distance in 2:08:05. The accomplished half-marathon specialist from Kenya finished just ahead of the men with the fastest career best in the field, Ethiopia’s Markos Geneti taking third in 2:08:11.

Women’s Race

There was also an Ethiopian victory in the women’s race as Fatuma Sado won in 2:26:25, a course record by nearly two minutes, with Kenya’s Mercy Kibarus second 41 seconds behind.×145.jpg2015-04-26T06:32:21+00:00Markos BerhanuAthleticsSportAthletics,Ethiopia,Fatuma Sado,Hayle Lemi Berhanu,Warsaw MarathonMarkos
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