Ethiopian Athlete, Sintayehu Legese, on Saturday, February 2, 2019, won the 2019 edition of the Lagos City Marathon.
Legese, who finished the race at a record time of 2:17:26 won the grand prize of $50,000.
The second runner up, Joshua Kipkorir from Kenya had a finish time of 2: 18:16 while the third runner up William Yegon also from Kenya had a finish time of 2: 19: 04.
Both second and third placed runners are expected to go home with $40, 000 and $30, 000.
The Lagos City Marathon is proudly sponsored by Lagos State Government and Access bank