Kenya’s David Barmasai Tumo wins Lagos City Marathon


Kenya’s Marathon runner, David Barmasai Tumo has won the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon.

The 31-year old finish the 42km race in 2hours 10 minutes (02:10:23) ahead of Debekob Dakamo who finished 02:10:55 while Paul Waweru Chege completed his race in 02:11:22 in the men’s category.

The 42km race commenced from National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos and finished at

David Barmassi Tumo had competed in the 2018 edition where he was tagged favourite but did not win.

The 2019 edition was won by Ethiopian Sintayehu Lagese clinching the USD50,000 cash prize.

 

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