Mare Dibaba wins Lisbon half marathon

(EBC; March 20, 2017)- Ethiopia's Mare Dibaba has won Lisbon Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, in the Portuguese capital on Sunday (19).

The Ethiopian clocked 1:09:43, but was hoping for something faster ahead of her appearance at next month's London Marathon.

Cheruiyot took the runner-up spot just one second behind, with Wacera third in 1:09:53. Afera Godfay Berha was fourth two more seconds back.

Source: IAAF