On the women's side, CR holder Gladys Cherono (2:18:11) is again the favorite as she looks to get her fifth Berlin victory. She'll face former two-time Olympic 5000m champ Meseret Defar (2:23:33) and Olympic marathon bronze medalist Mare Dibaba (2:19:52).
Race starts at 9:15AM local time (3:15AM ET). US fans can watch on NBC Sports Gold.
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