G.Khishig­saikhan wins Chengdu Marathon

The UB Post - - Sports & Culture -

The Chengdu Marathon wrapped up on Oc­to­ber 28 in Chengdu, China. In­ter­na­tional sports mas­ter G.Khishig­saikhan won first place in the women’s 42 km race of the marathon with a fin­ish time of 2:39:40.

In the men’s 42 km race, State Hon­ored Ath­lete B.Ser-Od took third place with a fin­ish time of 2:13:08, while N.Munkhba­yar ended the race in fifth, com­ing in at 2:13:57. The two male ath­letes have qual­i­fied to be­come an in­ter­na­tional sports mas­ter.

Chengdu Marathon is con­sid­ered an A class marathon and many top in­ter­na­tional ath­letes get in­vi­ta­tions to com­pete. In the marathon, run­ners from Kenya, Ethiopia and Ja­pan were the most suc­cess­ful.

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