Nicholas Manza Kamakaya missed out on a £17,000 bonus by just one second as he
won the Gold Coast Marathon in Australia.
26-year-old won the race in a time of two hours 10 minutes and one second -
thereby missing out on the huge cash bonus for a runner hitting the 2:10
barrier by the narrowest of margins.
Kamakaya was on schedule to record a time of around 2:09:30 until the
later stages of the race - and though he ran hard over most of the final 100
yards, he slowed right down as he broke the tape with his arms held aloft.
still won £6,250 for his