- Dennis Kipruto Kimetto
- 02:02:57 hour(s):minute(s):second(s)
- Germany (Berlin)
The fastest marathon (male) is 2 hr 2 min 57 sec and was achieved by Dennis Kipruto Kimetto (Kenya) at the Berlin Marathon in Berlin, Germany, on 28 September 2014.
Dennis Kimetto shaved 25 seconds off the previous record which was set just a year before also at the Berlin Marathon.
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