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January 9th, 2017

Kenenisa Bekele Confirmed For 2017 Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon

Just over three months since running the second fastest marathon time in history, Ethiopian Olympic legend Kenenisa Bekele has confirmed his appearance at the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon on January 20.

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January 5th, 2017

Wheelchair Athletes Set For Battle Royal

Canadian wheelchair athlete Josh Cassidy, the fastest man ever to complete a marathon anywhere in the world, will be out to dethrone defending champion JohnBoy Smith when the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon gets underway on January 20.

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December 28th, 2016

Former Champion Mekonnen Confirmed For January 20

Following his victory in 2014 and third place finish in 2016, Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Mekonnen Asefa will start as one of the favourites when the 2017 Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon gets underway on January 20.

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