Boston Marathon affects latest World Rankings

World Rankings The latest World Rankings have been released. This week the biggest effect came from the Boston Marathon. Men's winner Robert Kiprono Cheruiyot of Kenya moved from 28th to the 6th position, while Ethiopian Tekesde Kebede, who was second in Boston, went from 24th to 13th place. Winner of the women's race, Teyba Erkesso of Ethiopia, Analysis: Zürich on top – USA, France, Germany are the most active summarizes some interesting facts about the Invitational/One-day outdoor competitions and about the outdoor Special competitions in 2009. Top-3 Invitational/One-day competitions in the World in 2009: Zürich Weltklasse (Switzerland) Roma Golden Gala (Italy) Monaco Herculis (Monaco) Nr.1 Outdoor special competition in the World in 2009: Halle Hallesche Erdgas-Werfertage (Germany) The analysis that is published on includes: Nr.1 Invitational/One-day competitions in 2009