Stephen Kiprotich wins the marathon Uganda's Kiprotich wins marathon

Uganda's Stephen Kiprotich beats Kenyans Abel Kirui and Wilson Kipsang to win the Olympic men's marathon in London.

12 Aug 12

Dave Webb Webb out of marathon with injury

Team GB

25 Jul 12

Great Britain marathon runner David Webb withdraws from the London Olympics due to a stress fracture.

Lee Merrien crosses the line at the Guernsey half marathon Merrien cruises to Guernsey win

Team GB

18 Jun 12

Great Britain Olympic marathon runner Lee Merrien cruises to victory in his final race before London 2012.

Lee Merrien Merrien is on an 'upward spiral'

Team GB

14 Jun 12

Guernsey's Olympic marathon runner Lee Merrien says his training is on an "upward spiral" ahead of London 2012.

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Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Kiprotich UGA 2:08:01
2 Kirui KEN 2:08:27
3 Kiprotich KEN 2:09:37
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Head to Head

Lee Merrien vs Scott Overall

Lee Merrien

Lee Merrien Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

2:17:00 Men's Marathon

Height

1.82m (6'0")

Weight

61kg

Age

34

Scott Overall

Scott Overall Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

2:22:37 Men's Marathon

Height

1.81m (5'11")

Weight

62kg

Age

31

View the London 2012 medallist table