Moses Mosop wins Chicago Marathon

Updated: October 9, 2011, 7:13 PM ET
Associated Press

CHICAGO -- As he finished off the fastest Chicago Marathon in history, Moses Mosop of Kenya raised his arms and pointed toward the cheering crowd.

For a guy who wasn't in peak condition, he sure looked good.

Mosop set a course record Sunday and Russia's Liliya Shobukhova claimed the women's title to become the race's first three-peat champion.

Both runners had no trouble pulling away from the pack on a warm morning to claim their $100,000 prizes. Mosop earned another $50,000 ...

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