Athetics Kenyans Abel Kirui, Florence Kiplagat win Chicago Marathon
Abel Kirui of Kenya pulled ahead of defending champion Dickson Chumba for good in the final mile to win the Chicago Marathon yesterday. Florence Kiplagat of Kenya won her second straight Chicago Marathon women’s title. The men’s lead alternated between Kirui and Chumba for the last few miles. The 34-year-old Kirui finished the 26.2-mile course in an unofficial time of 2 hours, 11 minutes, 23 seconds.