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#LagosCityMarathon - Kenyan's David Barmasai & Sharon Cherop Triumph In Lagos Marathon

Even before it started, we already knew a Kenyan will end up taken the $50,000 and well,  it has happened. A Kenyan identified as David Barmasai Tumo his female compatriot, Sharon Cherop has finally and as expected emerged as winner of the 2020 Lagos City Marathon.

The 42km race commenced from National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, while the 10km race started from Ikoyi link bridge by 10 am. Both male and female 42km runners competed for the grand prize of $50,000 while the second and third place winners $40,000 and $30,000 respectively.

For the 10km race, the first male and female runners will drive home in brand new Kia Rio cars while the second and third place winners get N1,000,000 and N750,000 respectively. The Lagos City Marathon was hosted by Access Bank PLC .

Kenyan's David Barmasai
David Barmasai Tumo
The results of the race:............................

The amiable Lagos State governor, Dr. Babajide Sanwo-OLu has expressed regrets that a Lagosian, not even a Nigerian was able to triumph in the LagosCityMarathon. He however congratulated the winner and wished him well.

See his tweet below..

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