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Photos: Boston Marathon 2019

Kenneth Kipkemoi, Lawrence Cherono, Lelisa Desisa
Kenneth Kipkemoi, left, and Lawrence Cherono, center, both of Kenya, and Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, run the course during he 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Geoffrey Kirui
Geoffrey Kirui, of Kenya, leads the pack of runners up Heartbreak Hill during the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Newton, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Scott Fauble
Scott Fauble, of Flagstaff, Ariz., leads the pack during the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Newton, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
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) (Winslow Townson)
Wellesley College students cheer as runners from the 123rd Boston Marathon pass by on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Wellesley, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Wellesley College students cheer as runners from the 123rd Boston Marathon pass by on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Wellesley, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Wellesley College students cheer as runners from the 123rd Boston Marathon pass by on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Wellesley, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Manuela Schar, of Switzerland, receives 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) (Winslow Townson)
Daniel Romanchuk, of Urbana, Ill., holds the trophy after winning the men’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
Daniel Romanchuk, of Urbana, Ill., holds the trophy after winning the men’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
Daniel Romanchuk, of Urbana, Ill., holds the trophy after winning the men’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
Jared Ward, Hayato Sonoda, Elkanah Kibet
Jared Ward, of Mapleton, Utah, right, leads the pack ahead of Hayato Sonoda, left, of Japan, and Elkanah Kibet, center, of Fountain, Colo., as they run the course during the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
The third wave of runners starts the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Manuela Schar, of Switzerland, heads to the finish line to win the women’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
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) (Stew Milne)
The third wave of runners starts the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Jared Ward, Dathan Ritzenhein, Hayato Sonod
Jared Ward, center, of Mapleton, Utah, leads the pack in front of Dathan Ritzenhein, left, of Belmont, Mich., and Hayato Sonoda, right, of Japan, as they run the course during he 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Natick, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
The third wave of runners starts the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
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) (Winslow Townson)
Manuela Schar, of Switzerland, breaks the tape to win the women’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
Manuela Schar
Manuela Schar, of Switzerland, celebrates as she heads to the finish line to win the women’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Manuela Schar
Manuela Schar, of Switzerland, breaks the tape to win the women’s handcycle division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Elkanah Kibet
Elkanah Kibet, of Fountain, Colo., leads the pack during the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Framingham, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Elkanah Kibet
Elkanah Kibet, of Fountain, Colo., leads the pack during the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Framingham, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Runners cross the start line of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Daniel Romanchuk
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) (Charles Krupa)
Peter Guza, of North Andover, Mass., waves as he starts the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Wesley Korir, Lawrence Cherono, Hiroto Inoue
Wesley Korir, left, and Lawrence Cherono, both of Kenya, talk as they run the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Framingham, Mass. At right is Hiroto Inoue, of Japan. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Marcel Hug, of Switzerland, lines up for the start of the wheelchair division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Runners cross the start line of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Meb Keflezighi
Grand marshall and 2014 Boston Marathon champion Meb Keflezighi, of San Diego, waves as he rides near the finish line before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
The women’s wheelchair division breaks from the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
The men’s wheelchair division breaks from the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Lelisa Desisa
Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, leads the pack of men’s elite runners along the course during the the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, . (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
The handcycle division breaks from the start of the123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Hiroto Inoue, Yuki Kawauchi
Hiroto Inoue, front, and Yuki Kawauchi, both of Japan, lead the pack near the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Desiree Linden, left, last year’s Boston Marathon winner, embraces Edna Kiplagat, right, of Kenya, prior to the start the123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Hiroto Inoue, Yuki Kawauchi
Hiroto Inoue, front, and Yuki Kawauchi, center left, both of Japan, lead the pack near the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Men’s elite runners leave the start line to begin the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
The elite women break from the start of the123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Meb Keflezighi
Grand marshall and 2014 Boston Marathon champion Meb Keflezighi, of San Diego, waves as he rides near the finish line before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Meb Keflezighi
Grand marshall and 2014 Boston Marathon champion Meb Keflezighi, left, of San Diego, shakes hands with Boston police officers before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Police officers assemble at the finish line before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Police officers on bicycles patrol at the finish line before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Police officers on bicycles patrol at the finish line before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
Police officers are shown at the finish line before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Police provide security before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (Steven Senne)
Runners wait under a tent while it rains before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Jennifer McDermott) (Jennifer Mcdermott)
An unidentified runner navigates the flooded athletes village prior to the start of the123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Runners wait under a tent while it rains before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass.,. (AP Photo/Jennifer McDermott) (Jennifer Mcdermott)
Dustin Martin, of Albuquerque, New Mexico tightens bags around his feet prior to the start of the123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Massachusetts State Police walk the starting area of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Runners arrive at the athletes village prior to the start of the123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (Stew Milne)
Final preparations are made in the rain at the finish line for the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Lukas Chmatal, 35, originally from the Czech Republic and now a scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, waits under a tent while it rains before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Jennifer McDermott) (Jennifer Mcdermott)
Runners wait under a tent while it rains before the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP Photo/Jennifer McDermott) (Jennifer Mcdermott)
Worknesh Degefa
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/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Lawrence Cherono, Lelisa Desisa
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) (Charles Krupa)
Lawrence Cherono, Lelisa Desisa
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) (Charles Krupa)
A Boston police officer stands with others near a memorial to the 2013 bombing near the finish line, during a moment of silence at the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Worknesh Degefa, of Ethiopia, holds the trophy after winning the women’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
Richard Reinhardt, left, of Columbia, Md., Nicholas Haddow, second from left, of Calgary, Canada, and Brian Prendergast, right, of Brick, N.J., help Matthew Harpin, of Marietta, Ga., as they approach the finish line in the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
Runners race to the finish line in the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Runners finish the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (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/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
Joke Pollet
Joke Pollet, of Belgium, is helped to the finish line in the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
Worknesh Degefa, Lawrence Cherono
Worknesh Degefa, left, of Ethiopia, winner of the women’s division, and Lawrence Cherono, right, of Kenya, winner of the men’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon, hold the trophy at the finish line on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (Charles Krupa)
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Kenyan Edna Kiplagat, places 2nd in the Men’s Elite race at the 123rd Boston Marathon on April 15, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. - Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono sprinted to victory in the Boston Marathon on Monday, overhauling Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa in the final few metres of the gruelling race to claim a thrilling win. In damp, chilly conditions, Cherono, Desisa and Kenya’s Kenneth Kipkemoi broke away from the field over the final few miles as the world’s oldest major marathon reached a dramatic conclusion. Desisa, the 2013 World Champion and two-time Boston Marathon champion, looked to be on course for victory as he kicked for home in the final 200m.But with the crowds at Boston’s famous Boylston Street finish line roaring them on, it was Cherono who timed his finish to perfection, overhauling the grimacing Desisa just a few metres from the tape to claim a magnificent win in 2hr 7min 57 sec. (Photo by RYAN MCBRIDE / AFP) (Photo credit should read RYAN MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images) (Ryan Mcbride)
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American Jordan Hasay, places 3rd in the Women’s Elite Race at the 123rd Boston Marathon on April 15, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. - Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono sprinted to victory in the Boston Marathon on Monday, overhauling Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa in the final few metres of the gruelling race to claim a thrilling win. In damp, chilly conditions, Cherono, Desisa and Kenya’s Kenneth Kipkemoi broke away from the field over the final few miles as the world’s oldest major marathon reached a dramatic conclusion. Desisa, the 2013 World Champion and two-time Boston Marathon champion, looked to be on course for victory as he kicked for home in the final 200m.But with the crowds at Boston’s famous Boylston Street finish line roaring them on, it was Cherono who timed his finish to perfection, overhauling the grimacing Desisa just a few metres from the tape to claim a magnificent win in 2hr 7min 57 sec. (Photo by RYAN MCBRIDE / AFP) (Photo credit should read RYAN MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images) (Ryan Mcbride)
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Defending 2018 Boston Marathon Women’s Elite champion Des Linden crosses the finish line 5th, at the 123rd Boston Marathon on April 15, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. - Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono sprinted to victory in the Boston Marathon on Monday, overhauling Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa in the final few metres of the gruelling race to claim a thrilling win. In damp, chilly conditions, Cherono, Desisa and Kenya’s Kenneth Kipkemoi broke away from the field over the final few miles as the world’s oldest major marathon reached a dramatic conclusion. Desisa, the 2013 World Champion and two-time Boston Marathon champion, looked to be on course for victory as he kicked for home in the final 200m.But with the crowds at Boston’s famous Boylston Street finish line roaring them on, it was Cherono who timed his finish to perfection, overhauling the grimacing Desisa just a few metres from the tape to claim a magnificent win in 2hr 7min 57 sec. (Photo by RYAN MCBRIDE / AFP) (Photo credit should read RYAN MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images) (Ryan Mcbride)
Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, is assisted off the course after winning the 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
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Kenyan Lawrence Cherono edges Ethopian Lelisa Desisa for first place for the Men’s Elite race, at the 123rd Boston Marathon on April 15, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. - Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono sprinted to victory in the Boston Marathon on Monday, overhauling Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa in the final few metres of the gruelling race to claim a thrilling win. In damp, chilly conditions, Cherono, Desisa and Kenya’s Kenneth Kipkemoi broke away from the field over the final few miles as the world’s oldest major marathon reached a dramatic conclusion. Desisa, the 2013 World Champion and two-time Boston Marathon champion, looked to be on course for victory as he kicked for home in the final 200m.But with the crowds at Boston’s famous Boylston Street finish line roaring them on, it was Cherono who timed his finish to perfection, overhauling the grimacing Desisa just a few metres from the tape to claim a magnificent win in 2hr 7min 57 sec. (Photo by RYAN MCBRIDE / AFP) (Photo credit should read RYAN MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images) (Ryan Mcbride)
Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, holds the trophy after winning the 123rd Boston Marathon, on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
Worknesh Degefa, left, of Ethiopia, winner of the women’s division, and Lawrence Cherono, right, of Kenya, winner of the men’s division of the 123rd Boston Marathon, hold the trophy at the finish line on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
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) (Winslow Townson)
Lawrence Cherono, of Kenya, hits 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/Winslow Townson) (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/Winslow Townson) (Winslow Townson)
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) (Winslow Townson)
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