Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge holds new world marathon record

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge has smashed the marathon world record in Berlin by 78 seconds.

The world record now stands at two hours, one minute and 39 seconds.

It's difficult to compare people over generations but certainly the best in this generation and it's a very competitive generation.

Wesley Botton, Sports Editor at The Citizen

And he has been almost unbeatable.

Wesley Botton, Sports Editor at The Citizen

One of the problems he faces now is that pacing him becomes difficult.

Wesley Botton, Sports Editor at The Citizen

Listen to what Botton says the future holds for Kipchoge...


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