2016 L.A. Marathon Results: Weldon Kirui Finishes With Top Time; Natalya Lehonkova Wins Women’s Race

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Weldon Kirui, left, and Natalya Lehonkova, right, are the winners of the 2016 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon. (Credit: KTLA)

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Weldon Kirui, of Kenya, has won the 2016 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon on Sunday, finishing the 26.2-mile course in about 2 hours and 13 minutes.

Willy Koitile, also of Kenya, crossed the finish line second about 19 seconds after Kirui.

Meanwhile,Ukranian Nataliya Lehonkova — who led the entire race — was the female winner, with an unofficial time of about 2 hours 30 minutes. Lehonkova’s time marked her personal record.

The stadium-to-the-sea race began at Dodger Stadium near downtown L.A. and ended not far from the beach by the Santa Monica Pier.

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