Kenya catch me?
Patrick Makau of Kenya crosses the finish line to win the 38th Berlin Marathon yesterday in a new world record time of 2 hours, 3 minutes, 38 seconds. Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia, who held the previous record of 2:03.59, retired the race. Stephen Kwelio Chemplany, a pacemaker from Kenya, finished second in 2:07.55, and another Kenyan, Edwin Kimaiyo, was third in 2:09.50. Florence Kiplagat of Kenya won the women’s race in 2:19.44. [AP/YONHAP]