Sechale Dalasa and Fikre Bekele secure respective wins in the 27th edition of the Rome Marathon.

March 29, 2022

For the men’s category in the 2022 Rome Marathon, Fikre Bekele set a new record for the men’s race with 2:06:28. He beat the previous record of 2:07.17 set in 2009 by Kenyan Benjamin Kiptoo. In addition, Tadesse Temechachu won second place in the men’s race with a new lifetime best of 2:07:04, while Abraham Girma finished in fourth place with a time of 2:08:31.

In the women’s category, Sechale Dalasa won the women’s race with a time of 2:26:09. Tadelech Nedi won third place in the women’s race and improved her personal best at a time of 2:31.00, while Yeshimebet Bifa finished in fourth place with a time of 2:32:16.

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