Tsegaye Kebede Wins London Marathon

Tsegaye Kebede celebrates after winning the men's race at the London Marathon 2013. (Getty Images)

The Associated Press

Published Sunday, Apr. 21 2013

LONDON – Tsegaye Kebede claimed a second London Marathon title on Sunday, cheered through the streets by thousands of spectators reassured by enhanced security at the first major race since the twin bombings at the Boston event.

A race that started with a tribute to the Boston victims with a moment of silence ended with a thrilling conclusion under clear blue skies.

Related:
London Marathon: Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Kebede wins for second time (BBC)
Ethiopia’s Kebede Wins London Marathon, Beating 2011 Champ Mutai (Bloomberg)
Ethiopian Kebede overhauls rival for London Marathon victory (Irish Independent)
London Marathon 2013: Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia wins men’s race (The Telegraph)
Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa, Kenya’s Rita Jeptoo Win Boston Marathon (CNN)

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