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Kenyan duo Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany won the men’s and women’s races at the London Marathon.

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Kipsang led for the final seven miles of the men’s event and just missed out on the course record in running 2:04:44.

Keitany won for the second successive year with a time of 2:18:37.

However, there was double joy for Great Britain as David Weir won the wheelchair race at the London Marathon for a record-equalling sixth time.

The 32-year-old won a sprint finish to take the title in 1:32:26 and equal Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson’s record.

“This is my favourite win ever because the field was so strong,” Weir told BBC Radio 5 live.

In the Women’s event Brit Shelly Woods ensured there was further success the Paralympians as she cruised to victory in the women’s wheelchair race.

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