MUMBAI MARATHON

  • Running must be part of life: Haile Gebrselassie January 21, 2013

    While speaking to CNNIBN, the two time Olympic champion shares his experience and talks about the Mumbai Marathon. ...
  • Mumbai marathon: Ugandan Kiprop, Kipketer set new records January 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Pacemaker Jackson Kiprop of Uganda and s Valentine Kipketer of Kenya set new course records on their way to the men and women's titles respectively in the USD 350,000 10th Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon here on January 20. Debutant Kiprop, who was supposed to set the pace in the closing...
  • Marathon winner gives prize money to tea stall worker April 10, 2012

    Mumbai: Ashok Patil, a tea vendor at Mumbais Crawford Market area had a special visitor to his stall yesterday. A visitor called JeanBenot Jaouen, who like Patil, participated in the Mumbai Marathon last January albeit in different categories. Frenchman Jaouen presented Patil Rs 9000 half his prize money earnings...
  • Mumbai Marathon: Kenyans, Ethiopians scoop medals January 15, 2012

    A record 38,700 people participated in the annual Mumbai Marathon on Sunday and as always the Kenyans and Ethiopians ran away with the medals. Laban Moiben of Kenya won the men's title while Netsanet Abeyo of Ethiopia won in the women's categoray. India's Ram Singh Yadav's performance has helped him...
  • Stars join in at Mumbai Marathon's dream run January 15, 2012

    Mumbai: The sixkmlong Dream Run event of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2012 Sunday saw over 22,000 people participating along with many Bollywood celebrities and television actors. "This is the first time I am participating in the Mumbai Marathon and I feel great," said actor Anil Kapoor who also supported senior...
  • Kenya's Moiben, Ethiopia's Abeyo win Mumbai Marathon January 15, 2012

    Mumbai: Kenya's Laban Moiben on Sunday bagged the winner's title in the 42 km men's category at the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2012 while Ethiopia's Netsanet Abeyo emerged on top in the women's category. A close second in the men's title was Raji Assefa of Ethiopia. The third position was bagged...
  • Binning Lyngkhoi all set to give his best in Mumbai Marathon January 15, 2012

    This year too will see many strong contenders from the marathonfavourites Kenya and Ethiopia. ...
  • Ninth edition of Mumbai marathon kicks off January 15, 2012

    Mumbai: Over 39,000 people early Sunday kicked off the ninth edition of Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2012 from the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) in south Mumbai. Star participants like modelactor Milind Soman who runs the full marathon every year and business tycoon Anil Ambani who participates in the half marathon this...
  • Mumbai Marathon: cometh the hour, runneth the man January 11, 2012

    Mumbai: With every Mumbai marathon, now a fixture on the city's calendar and in its ninth year running (pun intended) come new twists and turns, some transformations and tweaks as each race year is a learning experience, both for organizers and runners. One remembers nine years ago, the marathon was...
  • India's WC squad: Top trending story today January 17, 2011

    2011 World Cup India Squad: Offspinner R Ashwin and legspinner Piyush Chawla were awarded World Cup caps by the Selection Committee that met in Chennai on Monday but Rohit Sharma missed out in the 15strong squad for the ICC World Cup 2011, which begins from February 19. Golden Globe 2011 Winners: While...
  • Indian athletics rising, says Cathy Freeman January 13, 2011

    CNNIBN's Rupha Ramani talked to the Sydney Olympics gold medallist in 400 m ahead of Sunday's Mumbai Marathon. ...
  • At age 77, cardiologist to run 101st marathon January 29, 2010

    Chandigarh: Even after creating history in Mumbai on Jan 17, where 77yearold Ashis Roy competed in his 100th marathon, the determination to keep running is only growing stronger for this tireless runner. Unfazed by the toll of time and age, Roy is now all set to run his 101st marathon in...
  • Watch: Mumbai Marathon gets a huge response January 18, 2010

    Thousands of Mumbaikars turned out to participate in the 7th Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon on Sunday. Some ran for the prize, some for a host of causes and most for the fun of it. ...
  • Spirit of Mumbai first in marathon, Kenyan wins race January 17, 2010

    Mumbai: Kenyan sprinter Dennis Ndisso outran the competition in the seventh Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (SCMM) on Sunday morning while Bining Lyngkhoi stood first among Indian runners in the 42km event. Ndisso completed the marathon in 2.12 hours to bag the title this year and Lyngkhoi clocked 2.20 hrs for his...
  • Mumbai gears up for marathon on Sunday January 16, 2010

    Mumbai: Mumbai Marathon will be held in the city on Sunday morning. From celebrities to ordinary participants all the participants are geared up with their running shoes. Almost 38,000 people will be participating in the marathon with many firsts. The race has original marathon flame from Greece, an increased prize money...
  • John Abraham speaks about Mumbai Marathon January 15, 2010

    John Abraham, actor and brand ambassador for the Mumbai Marathon is all set for the mega event. ...
  • Mumbai's celebrities to run for a cause January 15, 2010

    Mumbai: It's time for the Mumbai Marathon again and while everyone is running for a cause close to their heart, CNNIBN caught up with few celebrity runners to find out how they are gearing up for the marathon this year. ...
  • Mumbai gets Athens marathon flame, set for run January 11, 2010

    Mumbai: It is the seventh year of the Mumbai Marathon and everyone in the city is feeling the buzz. The Athens marathon flame has made it's way to Mumbai for the event and was received by many warm hands. ...
  • Prestigious marathon flame arrives in Mumbai January 10, 2010

    New Delhi: The marathon flame has arrived from Athens for the Mumbai Marathon to be held on January 17. Every year, the 'Marathon Flame' is lit in Greece and then relayed across the world to any one country hosting a worldclass marathon. This year the flame has come to...
  • Mumbai runs, shows solidarity post 26/11 January 19, 2009

    Citizens from Mumbai and from all across India ran in the Mumbai Marathon on Sunday. People ran to support the resilience of the city and to show that Mumbai has indeed bounced back after the tragic attacks that took place on November 26, 2008. ...
  • And the award goes to the person who didn't win January 18, 2009

    Mumbai: Organizers of the Sixth Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2009 were embarrassed when they mistakenly declared and felicitated a wrong person as the winner in the Indian women's category in the 42km Main Marathon on Sunday afternoon. As the 'wrong' person basked in glory on the specially erected podium, the right...
  • Watch: Celebs join the Mumbai marathon January 18, 2009

    Mumbai Marathon saw a host of actors and celebrities turn up for various causes that they support.. Soha Ali Khan, Rahul Bose, Arjun Rampal, Tushar Kapoor, Sharmila Tagore were some of them ...
  • Photogallery: Mumbai runs to remember 26/11 January 18, 2009

    Mumbai marathon ...
  • Kenyans sweep top 3 positions at Mumbai Marathon January 18, 2009

    Mumbai: Kenyan runners swept all the three positions in the men's open section at the Sixth Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon on Sunday. Kenneth Mugara emerged champion with a new course record of two hours 11 minutes and 51 seconds, ahead of compatriots David Tarus (two hours 12 minutes and two seconds)...
  • Kenyan wins Mumbai Marathon | Mumbai runs January 18, 2009

    Mumbai: Kenya's Kenneth Mugara won the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (42 km), while Surinder Singh of India won the 21km Half Marathon in Mumbai on Sunday morning. Kavita Raut won the Women's Half Marathon, a spokesman told IANS. Winners in the other categories will be announced later, he added. Over an estimated 40,000...
  • Mumbai running: 43 km full marathon begins in Mumbai January 18, 2009

    Mumbai: The Half Marathon event is already underway. The 43 Km full marathon amidst heavy security begins and ends at Chatrapati Shivaji Terminus, one of the places where terror struck on 26/11. About 35,000 people are taking part in the event including bigwigs from the business and entertainment industry. The theme...
  • Watch: 95yrold to participate in the Mumbai marathon January 17, 2009

    Mumbai is all excited about the first big event after the horrific terror attacks last november. Thousands of people are out on the streets preparing for the Mumbai marathon on Sunday.Raksha Shetty met up with the oldest participant... ...
  • Blind Japanese athlete to be part of Mumbai Marathon January 17, 2009

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Marathon is just a day away and Japan's Yuichi Takahashi is getting ready to take part in it. He does not have the ability to see, but he does have the determination to overcome this physical challenge, run and even to win Olympic medals. Takahashi is in...
  • Legendary Gail Devers hails rise of Jamaican athletes January 16, 2009

    New Delhi: The Mumbai Marathon on Sunday will have a star attraction. A track and field legend and threetime Olympic gold medallist Gail Devers of the USA is its brand ambassador. Devers burst on to the international scene at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics winning the 100 meters title. But in...