Brigid Kosgei breaks world Women Marathon record

Briton Paula Radcliffe.She is the former Women Marathon Record Holder.
Kenya’s Brigid Kosgei is the new world women’s marathon record holder after clocking 2:14:04 to win the Chicago Marathon on Sunday.

Kosgei’s record is one minute lower than the previous record of 2:15:25 held by Briton Paula Radcliffe which she set on April 13th, 2003 in London.

In the men’s race, Kenya also emerged the winner after Lawrence Cherono won the race.