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Elisha Rotich breaks Kenenisa Bekele record to win Marathon as he makes his best record ever

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Kenyan marathon runner Elisha Rotich has just won the Amsterdam Marathon breaking Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele record. Elisha has set his new personal record of 2.04.18.He becomes another Kenyan to win the marathon as well as breaking the record a former Ethiopian history maker Kenenisa. It is joy all over the country as kenyans perform well ahead of the new season. Elisha could become the heir to Eliud Kipchoge as he reaches his peak. congratulations to him.

Other Kenyans who did well include Jonathan Korir, Benard Kipyegon and Kenneth Kipyegon. Both finished at top ten overally. Kenya will be celebrating the athletes for being good ambasadors raising the flag high abroad. We wish them all the best ahead of the new season. For more news updates tap on the follow link on the top right corner. Feel free to share your views on the comment box below.

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