Athletics-Kenyan Makau breaks world marathon mark
BERLIN, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Kenyan Patrick Makau unofficially broke the world men's marathon record on Sunday when he clocked two hours, three minutes and 38 seconds in the Berlin marathon.
The previous mark of 2:03:59 was set by Ethiopian Haile Gebreselassie in Berlin on September 28, 2008.
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