Ethiopian Wins Lagos City Marathon, Takes Home $50,000


Ethiopian, Sintayehu Legese has emerged winner of this year’s 2019 Lagos City Marathon.

By winning the marathon, Sintayehu will go home with a staggering 50 thousand dollars.

Legese finished the race with a time of 2:17:26.

Joshua Kipkorir came second.

The second and third placed runners are expected to go home with $40, 000 and $30, 000 respectively.

The moment Sintayehu Legese crossed the finish line to win the 2019#LagosCityMarathon. He also became 50 thousand dollars richer.