5 former winners in Boston Marathon elite field
Boston Marathon history, with 10 participants holding personal best times under 2:23, and includes Americans Shalane Flanagan , Desiree Davila Linden and Amy Hastings. The 119th running of the Boston Marathon is April 20.
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20:18, with fellow Ethiopian Feyse Tadese second with 2.20.27. Both times were still unofficial. American Shalane Flanagan was third in an unofficial 2:21:14, missing out on her bid to beat the U.S. record of 2:19:36. Some
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bombing. Since then, there has been much talk about what an American victory would mean in this year's race, and Shalane Flanagan - three-time Olympian from nearby Marblehead - vowed to win it for her battered hometown. But the victory went