Video: Eritrean Zersenay Tadese Takes 8th Place at Chicago Marathon 2017


 
 

CHICAGO (WLS) — Thousands of runners are making their way through the streets of Chicago for the 40th Chicago Marathon Sunday morning.
 
 

Galen Rupp crossed the finished line at 2 hours 9 minutes and 20 seconds. Kenyan Abel Kirui came in second, 28 seconds behind Rupp. Another Kenyan, Bernard Kipyego, was third.
 

 

Zersenay Tadese

 

 

The women’s race was won by Ethiopian Tirunesh Dibaba in 2 hours 18 minutes and 31 seconds. Brigid Kosgei of Kenya came second and American Jordan Hasay was third.

 

 

The last American to win the men’s race was Khalid Khannouchi in 2002.

 

 

2017 Chicago Results

 

Top 30 Results1 Rupp, Galen (USA) Portland, OR 2:09:20
2 Kirui, Abel (KEN) 2:09:48
3 Kipyego, Bernard (KEN) 2:10:23
4 Lemma, Sisay (ETH) 2:11:01
5 Sambu, Stephen (KEN) 2:11:07
6 Matsumura , Kohei (JPN) 2:11:46
7 Chebii, Ezekiel (KEN) 2:12:12
8 Tadese, Zersenay (ERI) 2:12:19
9 Derrick, Chris (USA) Portland, OR 2:12:50
10 Shelley, Michael (AUS) 2:12:52
11 Miyawaki, Chihiro (JPN) 2:13:23
12 Braun, Aaron (USA) Flagstaff, AZ 2:13:41
13 Bumbalough, Andrew (USA) Portland, OR 2:14:04
14 Lilesa, Feyisa (ETH) 2:14:49
15 Chelanga, Sam (USA) Colorado Springs, CO 2:15:02
16 Estrada, Diego (USA) Flagstaff, AZ 2:15:19
17 Hampton, Jonas (USA) Medford, MA 2:15:46
18 Matsuo, Ryoichi (JPN) 2:15:50
19 Droddy, Noah (USA) Boulder, CO 2:16:26
20 Puskedra, Luke (USA) Eugene, OR 2:17:53
21 Phillips, Jonathan (USA) Brighton, MA 2:18:19
22 Peterson, Alan (USA) Chicago, IL 2:18:47
23 Yilma, Yon (USA) Edmonds, WA 2:19:02
24 Havel, Kevin (USA) Chicago, IL 2:20:18
25 Morrison, Travis (USA) South Salt Lake, UT 2:23:17
26 Jeftich, Niko (USA) Chicago, IL 2:23:44
27 Siemers, Chris (USA) Littelton, CO 2:23:52
28 Bang, Eric (CAN) Toronto, ON 2:23:54
29 Harper, Dan (USA) Naperville, IL 2:24:10
30 Lemon, Chris (USA) Dayton, OH 2:24:44

 

 

Source: http://results.chicagomarathon.com/2017/?pid=list

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