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  • Thanks for following

    The elite races are over for another year. A great London Marathon has seen two course records broken, in the men's race and women's wheelchair race. Congratulations to Marcel Hug, Tatyana McFadden, Edna Kiplagat and Wilson Kipsang for their victories and well done to all the other competitors. Well done to the IPC World Marathon Championships winners too. If you're out on the course make sure to stay out and cheer all the other runners on, plenty more action left for them today. Thank you.

    12:17:45 2014-04-13
  • Farah intends to run more marathons

    Farah insists he will run more marathons. He backs his decision to make his debut here. 'London, this is my city, it would have been wrong to do any other marathon.'

    12:13:03 2014-04-13
  • Men's top nine

    Kipsang 2:04:29, Biwott 2:04:55, Kebede 2:06:30, Abshero 2:06:31 Mekonnen, 2:08:06, G Mutai 2:08:18, E Mutai, 2:08:19, Farah 2:08:21, Lilesa 2:08:26

    12:11:29 2014-04-13
  • Farah finishes

    A time of 2:08:20 for Mo Farah. No British record but a respectable eighth place finish on his full marathon debut.

    12:08:57 2014-04-13
  • Kebede claims third

    The 27-year-old Ethiopian takes third a year after winning. Ayele Abshero finishes fourth, a year on from finishing third.

    12:07:05 2014-04-13
  • Kebede and Abshero battling for third

    Ethiopian duo on final stretch.

    12:06:23 2014-04-13
  • Biwott in second

    An impressive race from the Kenyan, who takes the silver medal behind Kipsang and embraces his compatriot.

    12:05:17 2014-04-13

    Kipsang claims the 2014 Virgin Money London Marathon in a time of 2:04:27. The previous record was 2:04:40.

    12:04:51 2014-04-13
  • No world record today

    Kipsang's Berlin time of 2:03:23 will remain the world record.

    12:03:30 2014-04-13
  • Kipsang cruising to victory

    It looks all over as Kipsang has opened a massive gap at the front. Course record on the cards.

    12:01:16 2014-04-13