Monday, 16 January 2012

Mumbai Marathon 2012 Results


Kenyan Laban Moiben won the men's full marathon in the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2012, pipping Ethiopian Raji Assefa with a burst to the tape. Moiben got priced of Rs. $ 36,000 for his efforts.

Ethiopian Netsanet Abeyo won the first price in the women's event. She was more than four minutes ahead of second-place finisher and favourite Fatima Sado.

Indians athletes in top 20 Mumbai Marathon 2012

Five Indians finished in the top 20. Army Sports Institute's Ram Singh Yadav headed the list at 12th, followed by Elam Singh (15th), Rajesh T.A. (18th), Lynkhoi Binning (19th) and Karan Singh (20th).

Lalita Babbar topped the Indian section in the women's full marathon (2:53:35) while Soji Mathew (1:05:29) and Priyanka Patel (1:21:55) won the half-marathon titles.