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4th Dhaka Women’s Marathon held

  • Published at 06:50 pm March 8th, 2019
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The Dhaka Women’s Marathon participants in action in Dhaka Friday

The UK’s Jane Crowda finished first with a timing of 47 minutes and 59 seconds while Mirona of Bangladesh was the first runners-up with a timing of 49 minutes and 40 seconds

The fourth edition of the Dhaka Women’s Marathon was held at Hatirjheel in Dhaka Friday to mark the occasion of the International Women’s Day.

As many as 467 professional and amateur athletes took part in the 10-km long marathon, organised by Bangladesh Athletics Federation, Everest Academy and Imago Sports Management Limited.

A total of 136 athletes complete the marathon.

The UK’s Jane Crowda finished first with a timing of 47 minutes and 59 seconds while Mirona of Bangladesh was the first runners-up with a timing of 49 minutes and 40 seconds.

Switzerland’s Alexa Mekonen ended as the second runners-up with a timing of 51 minutes and 16 seconds.