Galen Rupp wins the Chicago Marathon. Jordan Hasay sets women's record

Galen Rupp wins the Chicago Marathon. Jordan Hasay sets women's record

Kosgei of Kenya finished second in the women's race, lowering her personal best by four minutes clocking 2:20:22.

Galen Rupp and Tirunesh Dibaba continued their respective transitions from the track to the road by gaining superb victories at the Chicago Marathon today.

The race was Rupp's fourth marathon. Rupp's time beat out last year's champion, Kenyan Abel Kirui, by 28 seconds, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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"It's just incredible", the delighted victor told NBC afterwards.

Dibaba was in a class of her own in the women's race, winning in a time of 2:18:31. "You train so hard to have a race like this and to have it all come together, words just can't describe the feeling when I came across the line. This was very special for me, this was my third marathon and I am pleased because I have learnt a lot", she said after the race. "I've made the mistake in the past of going too hard, too soon..."

Stay tuned for top Canadian results from the 2017 Chicago Marathon. The last American to win the Chicago Marathon was Khalid Khannouchi in 2002. "I felt a little gap pulling away and then I said I've just got to put down the hammer and pull away". Hasay, who had a 2:23:00 marathon PB entering the race, was running 2:17 pace through the quarter-mark of Chicago, her second-ever marathon after finishing third in Boston in April 2017.

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Dibaba, 32, is a two-time 5,000m world champion and three-time 10,000m world champion.

The Ethiopian had set her sights on the course record of 2:17:18 and although that proved to be beyond her, Dibaba eased to victory nearly two minutes ahead of Brigid Kosgei of Kenya, while home favourite Jordan Hasay was third.

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