Sunday: Free Live Stream Of The Toronto Waterfront Marathon
Tokyo Marathon Men's Preview: The 2017 World Marathon Majors Kick Off & Wilson Kipsang Wants the World Record?
2015 Boston Marathon International Men's Preview: Which Of These Men Will Snap The American Win Streak At One?
2013 champ Lelisa Desisa and former world record holder Patrick Makau (2:03:38 PR) are the headliners, but there's depth behind them with five sub-2:05 men overall and five more sub-2:07 + HM world record holder Zersenay Tadese (58:23).
It's Official: There Are Men Besides Kenenisa Bekele And Eliud Kipchoge Racing The Chicago Marathon
The two all-time greats will be challenged by a slew of other top Kenyans and Ethiopians with PRs in the 2:04-2:05 and it would not take a huge upset for one of them to come out on top.
Chicago Men's Preview: Kenenisa Bekele and Eliud Kipchoge clash again - Is it time to say bye-bye to world record holder Dennis Kimetto's 2:03:45 course record?
Last year's Chicago race was truly special as Dennis Kimetto and Emmanuel Mutai waged an epic battle that resulted in the decimation of the course record. What will happen when Eliud Kipchoge and Kenenisa Bekele clash on Sunday? Those two greats will be challenged by Tadese Tola (2:04:49 pb), Bernard Koech (2:04:53 pb), Sammy Kitwara (58:48 half marathon pb) and Dickson Chumba (Tokyo Marathon champ). The American field features 13:18/27:24 man Bobby Curtis (2:13:24 pb), the red-hot Christo Landry (U.S. 10k road champ) but the biggest talker of all has been Matt Llano who is dreaming of a 2:08 in his debut.