Athletics: NZ's Davies wins Toronto Marathon

Mary Davies. Photo / File
Mary Davies. Photo / File

Mary Davies has recorded the fourth fastest New Zealand women's marathon of all time by winning the Toronto Marathon this morning.

The 30-year-old former Whangarei runner, now based in Ottawa, won by nearly a minute ahead of Agnes Kiprop of Kenya.

Her time of 2:28:57 is three and a half minutes behind the national record held by Kimberley Smith.

- Newstalk ZB

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