Five former winners have committed to run this year’s Boston Marathon.
The Boston Marathon men’s division came down to the wire with 20-year-old Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia pulling away on Boylston Street for his first victory here.
2012 Boston Marathon Champion Wesley Korir has just run a very different kind of race to victory.
On Tuesday, John Hancock Financial announced the elite field for the 117th running of the Boston Marathon.
2012 Boston Marathon champions Sharon Cherop and Wesley Korir of Kenya will be defending their crowns come April.
The top finishers in the 116th Boston Marathon.
Kenya’s Wesley Korir fended off challenges from the heat and fellow countryman Levy Matebo to win the 2012 Boston Marathon Monday in 2 hours 12 minutes and 40 seconds.