ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) Ã¢â‚¬â€Ã‚Â Yemane AdhaneÃ‚Â of Ethiopia won the Rotterdam Marathon in 2 hours, 4 minutes and 48 seconds Sunday in windyÃ‚Â conditions.
He pulled away from countryman Getu Feleke in the finalÃ‚Â mile.
Moses Mosop was third, unable to break fellowÃ‚Â Kenyan Patrick Makau’s world record of 2:03:38 set at last year’s BerlinÃ‚Â Marathon.
Tiki Gelana of Ethiopia won the women’s marathon in 2:18.58 Ã¢â‚¬â€ the fastest time of the year, a new course record and a personalÃ‚Â best.
Mosop set a personal best time of 2:03:06 in finishing second at last year’sÃ‚Â Boston Marathon, where times were not recognized by the track governing body because of tailwind and downhillÃ‚Â layouts.