By Abiodun Omotosho
David Barmassai, a Kenyan has emerge the winner of this year 2020 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon with the time of 210:23 and 50,000 dollars prize money; while the runner up is Dekebo Dakamo, an Ethopian with. 2:10:55 minutes and 40,000 dollars.
The third place is also a Kenyan, Paul Chege on a time of 2:1123, with 30,000 dollars. Others are Cosmooas Kyeva, 2:11:30, fourth 20,000 dollar; Ethopian, Deresa Geleta, fifth, 2:1135: l 15,000 dollars prize money while sixth goes to Paul Matheka, Kenyan, 2:11:48 with 10,000 prize and the money.
The seventh position went to an Ethopian, Wubshet Demisse, 8,000 dollars with 2:12:48, the eight position goes to Moses Kurgat, Kenyan, with 2:13:06 and 6,000 dollars, the ninth is Benard Sang, Kenyan, 3:13:18, 4,000 dollars while the tenth position isTallam Cherutich, Kenyan, 2:13:53 with 2,000 dollars.
Kenya Marathoners dominated the by winning seven out of the 10 available positon there by going away with the prize money.
From left, Group Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer, Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, runner up, Debeko Dakamo from Ethopian, winner, David Barmasai Tumo from Kenya, Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo- Olu and second runner up, Paul Waweru Chege from Kenya during the presentation of prizes to the winers of the 2020 Access Bank Marathon held on Satuurday in Lagos on Saturday. Photo: Abiodun Omotosho