Kenya’s Cherono wins men’s Boston Marathon in sprint to tape

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Kenya’s Cherono wins men’s Boston Marathon in sprint to tape

Lawrence Cherono outkicks Lelisa Desisa to win
Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, breaks the tape to win the 123rd Boston Marathon in front of Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, right, on Monday in Boston.
In this photo combo, Lawrence Cherono, left, of Kenya, breaks the tape in front of Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, to win the men’s division, and Worknesh Degefa, right, of Ethiopia, breaks the tape to win the women’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday in Boston.
Lawrence Cherono, left, of Kenya, runs to the finish line to win the 123rd Boston Marathon in front of Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, right, on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, breaks the tape to win the 123rd Boston Marathon in front of Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, right, on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Lawrence Cherono, left, of Kenya, Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, center, and Kenneth Kipkemoi, right, of Kenya, run the course during the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Brookline, Mass.. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
Worknesh Degefa, of Ethiopia, breaks the tape to win the women’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Worknesh Degefa, of Ethiopia, runs the course in the women’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Wellesley, Mass. (AP Photo/Jennifer McDermott)
Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, holds the trophy after winning the 123rd Boston Marathon, on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Worknesh Degefa, of Ethiopia, kisses the ground after winning the women’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Fans cheer on the third wave of runners at the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne)
Runners race to the finish line in the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday in Boston.
Daniel Romanchuk, of Urbana, Ill., breaks the tape to win the men’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Daniel Romanchuk, of Urbana, Ill., wears the victor’s wreath after winning the men’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Manuela Schar, of Switzerland, poses with the trophy after winning the women’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

Kenya’s Cherono wins men’s Boston Marathon in sprint to tape

Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, breaks the tape to win the 123rd Boston Marathon in front of Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, right, on Monday in Boston.
In this photo combo, Lawrence Cherono, left, of Kenya, breaks the tape in front of Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, to win the men’s division, and Worknesh Degefa, right, of Ethiopia, breaks the tape to win the women’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday in Boston.
Lawrence Cherono, left, of Kenya, runs to the finish line to win the 123rd Boston Marathon in front of Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, right, on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, breaks the tape to win the 123rd Boston Marathon in front of Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, right, on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Lawrence Cherono, left, of Kenya, Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, center, and Kenneth Kipkemoi, right, of Kenya, run the course during the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Brookline, Mass.. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
Worknesh Degefa, of Ethiopia, breaks the tape to win the women’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Worknesh Degefa, of Ethiopia, runs the course in the women’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Wellesley, Mass. (AP Photo/Jennifer McDermott)
Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, holds the trophy after winning the 123rd Boston Marathon, on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Worknesh Degefa, of Ethiopia, kisses the ground after winning the women’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Fans cheer on the third wave of runners at the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne)
Runners race to the finish line in the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday in Boston.
Daniel Romanchuk, of Urbana, Ill., breaks the tape to win the men’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Daniel Romanchuk, of Urbana, Ill., wears the victor’s wreath after winning the men’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Manuela Schar, of Switzerland, poses with the trophy after winning the women’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
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