Eliud Kipchoge breaks two-hour marathon mark by 20 seconds

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Eliud Kipchoge has become the first athlete beating the mark from 20 minutes.
The Kenyan, 34, covered the 26.2 miles (42.2km) in one hour 59 minutes 40 seconds from the Ineos 1:59 Challenge in Vienna, Austria on Saturday.
As it was not in competition it wont be recognised as the official marathon world record and he utilized a team of pacemakers that are rotating.
The winner dropped out by 25 moments in a prior attempt.
Knowing he was about to make history straight, the pacemakers dropped back to let sprint on the line roared on by a huge crowd in the capital.
Even the London Marathon winner captured the flag, embraced his wife Grace which was mobbed by his own pacemakers, including several of the worlds best centre and runners.
More to follow.

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