Aleksey Sokolov second in Dublin
Russian marathon record holder Aleksey Sokolov finished second at the 30th Dublin Marathon held in Ireland on 26 October. He clocked 2:10:38.
Sokolov had won the race twice. He set a Russian record and a course record of 2:09.07 in 2007 as well. His namesake Aleksey Sokolov (junior) finished fourth clocking 2:12.32.
12500 runners from 50 countries competed in the marathon.