Historic moment: Eliud Kipchoge is ecstatic after his phenomenal effort in Vienna on Saturday. | Photo Credit: ALEX HALADA
Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge on Saturday made history, busting the mythical two-hour barrier for the marathon in the “best moment” of his life on a specially prepared course in a huge Vienna park.
With a time of 1hr 59min 40.2sec, the Olympic champion became the first ever to run a marathon in under two hours in the Prater park with the course readied to make it as even as possible.
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