The 127th Boston Marathon has start at Monday April 17, 2023.

The Boston marathon 2023 is occurring for the 127th time today as the world's best distance sprinters drop on the Massachusetts city expecting to take triumph on the planet's most established yearly long-distance race occasion.

A mass of recreational runners will then try to survive the course, with around 30,000 people expected to start the race and thousands more cheering by the roadside.

Eliud Kipchoge Kenya Evans Chebet Kenya Gabriel Geay Tanzania Herpasa Negasa Ethiopia Benson Kipruto Kenya Lelisa Desisa Ethiopia Shura Kitata Ethiopia John Korir Kenya Nobert Kigen Kenya Ghirmay   Ghebreslassie Eritrea Andualem Belay Ethiopia Mark Korir Kenya

· - the fastest entrants are:

Gabriel Geay finished second as Eliud Kipchoge, the world’s greatest marathoner running his first Boston Marathon, was unable to keep up. Marcel Hug and Susannah Scaroni dominated the wheelchair races

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Susannah Scaroni wins the Boston women’s wheelchair race for the first time.

· Marcel Hug wins the men’s wheelchair race for a sixth time.

· A historically fast women’s field means this could be anyone’s race.