Kenya's Brigid Kosgei makes history in UK

Sunday September 8 2019

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei crosses the finish line

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei crosses the finish line to win the elite women's race of the 2019 London Marathon in central London on April 28, 2019. PHOTO | BEN STANSALL |  AFP 

By BERNARD ROTICH

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei on Sunday made history as she shattered the Great North Run women's course record as well as breaking the world half marathon record with a time of 1:04:28.

Birton Mo Farah won the elite men's race for a record sixth successive time.

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