International Athletics

Terer wins Prague Marathon

2014-05-11 18:23
Patrick Kipyegon Terer (Gallo Images)

Patrick Kipyegon Terer of Kenya won the Prague International Marathon on Sunday while Firehiwot Dado of Ethiopia dominated the women's race.

Terer, who was third last year in Prague, completed the 20th edition of the race in 2 hours, 8 minutes and 7 seconds in rainy and windy conditions.

Another Kenyan, Evans Kiplagat Chebet, finished second in 2:08:17 ahead of Cuthbert Nyasango of Zimbabwe in 2:09:52.

Dado crossed the finish line in 2:23:34, leading the Ethiopian sweep of the first six places in the women's race, ahead of Fantu Eticha and Ashete Bekere.



1. Patrick Kipyegon Terer, Kenya, 2 hours, 8 minutes and 7 seconds.
2. Evans Kiplagat Chebet, Kenya, 2:08:17.
3. Cuthbert Nyasango, Zimbabwe, 2:09:52.
4. Nicholas Manza, Kenya, 2:12.01.
5. Hillary Yego, Kenya, 2:12.55.
6. Nicholas Kemboi, Qatar, 2:13:03.
7. Kennedy Kwemoi Nabei, Kenya, 2:13:20.
8. Abere Kassw, Ethiopia, 2:15:45.
9. Nicholas Kipkemboi, Kenya, 2:17:34.
10. Asmare Workneh, Ethiopia, 2:18:35.


1. Dado Firehiwot, Ethiopia, 2:23:34.
2. Fantu Eticha, Ethiopia, 2:27:31.
3. Ashete Bekere, Ethiopia, 2:28:04.
4. Tsehay Desalegn, Ethiopia, 2:31:25.
5. Shuko Genemo, Ethiopia, 2:32:19.
6. Konjit Tilahun, Ethiopia, 2:34:14.
7. Yulia Ruban, Ukraine, 2:34:52.
8. Beatrice Jepkemboi, Kenya, 2:35:07.
9. Aberu Mekuria, Ethiopia, 2:37:22.
10. Flomena Chepchirchir, Kenya 2:40:20.

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