Athletics: Kenya's Kilel wins Boston Marathon

AFP, Monday 18 Apr 2011

Kenya's Caroline Kilel won the women's title at the 115th Boston Marathon on Monday in an unofficial time of 2 hours, 22 minutes and 36 seconds

American Desiree Davila, who traded the lead with Kilel in the final 400 meters, settled for second and just missed becoming the first US woman to win at Boston since Lisa Larsen Weidenbach in 1985.

Kenya's Sharon Cherop was third.

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