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Summary

  1. Four-time Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah secures consecutive victories in time of 01:01:14
  2. Charlotte Purdue also retains women's title; David Weir wins wheelchair race
  3. Margriet van den Broek of the Netherlands wins women's wheelchair title
  4. The 13.1-mile race starts at Tower Bridge and finishes at the Cutty Sark, Greenwich
  5. Watch coverage using the play icon
  6. Choose between BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra & BBC Radio London commentary at top of the page

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

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    Video caption: Big Half Marathon 2019: Mo Farah defends his title in London
  2. What happened last year?

    London Big Half Marathon 2019

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    Video caption: Mo Farah breaks British record time in elite men's race

    Four-time Olympic champion Farah won last year's inaugural Big Half title by outsprinting Wanjiru in a thrilling finish, coming home in a time of 61 minutes 40 seconds.

    Britain's Charlotte Purdue won the elite women's race, with Lily Partridge second and Charlotte Archer third.

  3. Who is taking part?

    David Weir

    Defending champion Mo Farah will step up his preparation for next month's London Marathon when he takes part in Sunday's Big Half Marathon.

    You can watch live coverage on the BBC as the Briton takes on Kenya's former London Marathon winners Daniel Wanjiru and Wilson Kipsang over 13.1 miles.

    In the women's race, 2018 champion Charlotte Purdue returns to the capital while Paralympic stars David Weir and Shelly Woods are the star names in the elite wheelchair races.

    The event will see more than 14,000 runners start north of the River Thames close to Tower Bridge at 09:00 GMT, head east towards Canary Wharf, loop back and cross Tower Bridge before heading to a finish at the Cutty Sark in Greenwich.

  4. 'I was overwhelmed by the achievement' - Asha, Jarnail, Mya on their Big Half experiences

    Ahead of the Big Half Marathon Asha, Jarnail and Mya share their motivation for taking part, what doing the event last year meant to them and what they are hoping to achieve from getting involved this year.

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    Video caption: 'I was overwhelmed by the achievement' - Asha, Jarnail, Mya on their Big Half experiences
  5. How can I watch and listen to the Big Half Marathon?

    All times are GMT and subject to change

    Sunday, 10 March

    08:45-11:30, BBC Red Button and online

    08:55-12:00, BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra

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