Kipchoge is the Rio 2016 Olympic champion and holder of the current world record in the marathon.
Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge in Vienna ran a marathon in less than two hours , his control time was 1 hour 59 minutes and 40 seconds. At the same time, his achievement cannot be considered a world record, since the tournament is closed.
HISTORY! pic.twitter.com/qjLfofhL5s— Eliud Kipchoge – EGH🇰🇪 (@EliudKipchoge) October 12, 2019
The 34-year-old athlete also holds the current world record – it was set at 2: 01.39 in 2018 at the Berlin Marathon.