Defending champion David Weir timed his sprint for the line to perfection as he beat arch-rival Marcel Hug of Switzerland for the second year in a row to clinch his eighth Virgin Money London Marathon men's wheelchair title here today.
Liam Morgan: Obsession with world record costs Keitany as king Kipchoge reigns supreme at Virgin London Marathon
There were audible gasps in the media centre here as updates of Mary Keitany’s progress in the women’s race at the Virgin London Marathon were gradually relayed to us.
Athletes competing at the Virgin Money London Marathon are expected to battle record temperatures - as well as each other - when the prestigious race takes place here tomorrow.
Defending men's wheelchair champion David Weir claims he is relishing the task of competing for himself rather than as part of the British set-up as he prepares to resume his rivalry with Switzerland's Marcel Hug at the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday (April 22).
Kenyan veteran Eliud Kipchoge has promised a "beautiful" race during Sunday's (April 22) Virgin Money London Marathon, despite a warning from organisers that the event is likely to be the hottest on record.
Defending Virgin London Marathon champion Mary Keitany of Kenya is targeting breaking Paula Radcliffe's longstanding world record and claimed the predicted hot weather will not hinder her chances when she competes in the race on Sunday (April 15).
Britain's Sir Mo Farah admitted he needs to improve if he is to win an Olympic medal at Tokyo 2020 as he prepares to race at the Virgin London Marathon for the first time in four years.
Queen Elizabeth II has been announced as the official starter of this year's Virgin London Marathon.
More than £800,000 ($1 million/€883,000) in grants have been awarded to community sports projects by London Marathon Charitable Trust, the organisation has confirmed.
Sportswear manufacturers New Balance have signed a long-term sponsorship agreement with the London Marathon to become the official shoe and kit sponsor of the race.
London Marathon Events have unveiled plans to hold an annual mass participation race over the half marathon distance.
London Marathon still pursuing Shobukhova for return of prize money but admit no guarantee they will suceed
London Marathon chief executive Nick Bitel has vowed not to give up on their pursuit of Liliya Shobukhova for prize and appearance money the Russian has been ordered to return after she was banned for drugs.
Brendan Foster was presented with the John Disley Lifetime Achievement Award after today's Virgin Money London Marathon following his announcement last week that he is step down as a commentator for BBC after 37 years.