NEW YORK (AP) — Edna Kiplagat has won the women’s title at the New York City Marathon.
The 31-year-old Kenyan finished the marquee race in an unofficial time of 2 hours, 28 minutes, 20 seconds.READ MORE: 'Best Small Cities In America': New Jersey Communities Make Top 25
Shalane Flanagan of the United States was second in her marathon debut. The 2008 Olympic bronze medalist in the 10,000 meters became the first American woman to finish in the top two since 1990.READ MORE: Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Children At Bronx Day Care Since 2018 Arrested
Kenya’s Mary Keitany was third, also making her marathon debut.
Kiplagat pulled away in the 24th mile to win her first major marathon title.MORE NEWS: Overnight Gun Violence: 3 Men Shot In Queens, Innocent Woman Shot In Brooklyn, NYPD Says
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