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Previews15 May 2015

Kebede and Mathathi the favourites for the Gifu Seiryu Half Marathon

Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Kebede and Kenya’s Martin Mathathi are the favourites for the fifth annual Gifu Seiryu Half Marathon on Sunday (17), with the IAAF Silver Label Road Race also known as the Naoko Takahashi Cup.

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Previews30 Jan 2015

Course record under threat at the Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon

Four runners who have gone under the elite bench mark of one hour, including the defending champion Martin Mathathi will be on the start line of the 69th edition of Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race on Sunday (1).

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News15 Jan 2015

Mathathi and Makikawa will defend Marugame titles

Kenya’s Martin Mathathi and Japan’s Eri Makikawa will line up at the Kagawa Marugame International Half Marathon on 1 February to defend their titles at the IAAF Silver Label Road Race.

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Previews05 Dec 2014

Mathathi to defend Fukuoka Marathon title but Makau the centre of attention

Five of the top seven finishers from last year’s Fukuoka International Marathon - Martin Mathathi, Joseph Gitau, Henryk Szost, Chiharu Takada and Mekubo Mogusu – will be back on the start line of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race but much of the attention will also be on former world record holder Patrick Makau on Sunday (7).

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News28 Oct 2014

Mathathi to defend his Fukuoka Marathon title

Kenya’s Martin Mathathi will defend his Fukuoka Marathon title on Sunday 7 December but a lot of eyes will be on the performance of his compatriot and former marathon world record-holder Patrick Makau following the announcement of the elite field for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race.

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Report02 Feb 2014

Mathathi and Makikawa win in Marugame

Kenya’s Martin Mathathi fulfilled his role as the race favourite and won the 68th Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, in 1:00:11 on Sunday (2).

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Previews31 Jan 2014

Can Mogusu's course record fall at the Marugame Half Marathon?

The Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon course record is a good one, and stands at 59:48 to Kenya’s Mekubo Mogusu, but his compatriot Martin Mathathi will be looking to improve on it at this year’s edition of the IAAF Silver Label Road Race on Sunday (2).

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News15 Jan 2014

Mathathi the top man at Marugame Half Marathon

Kenya’s Martin Mathathi tops the list of runners Invited to the 68th Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon on 2 February, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, the organisers announced on Tuesday (14).

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Report01 Dec 2013

A year after falling apart in Fukuoka, Mathathi makes amends

Kenya’s Martin Mathathi, the 2007 IAAF World Championships 10,000m bronze medalist, was an impressive winner of the 67th Fukuoka International Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, in 2:07:16 on Sunday (1).

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Previews29 Nov 2013

Mathathi, Mogusu and Cragg looking for a breakthrough in Fukuoka

The 67th annual Fukuoka International Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race which doubles as the qualifying race for the Japanese Marathon team for the 17th Asian Games in Inchon, will be held on Sunday (1).

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Previews17 May 2013

Tadese faces Mathathi at Gifu Seiryu Half

The third annual Naoko Takahashi Cup Gifu Seiryu Half Marathon has only ever had one men’s winner in the short history of the IAAF Bronze Label Road Race – Kenya’s Martin Mathathi. But the two-time champion will this Sunday (19) be up against World record-holder Zersenay Tadese.

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