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Kenya looks to seize Commonwealth Games marathon double

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Usain Bolt and Mo Farah will be missing from the opening day of athletics at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday leaving the path clear for Kenya to grab the spotlight on the streets of Glasgow. 

Kenya's Caroline Kilel crosses the finish line to win the Frankfurt Marathon in western Germany on October 27, 2013

Stephen Chemlany, fourth in Berlin last year and with a personal best of 2:06.24, and defending champion John Ekiru Kelai are going for a one-two in the men's marathon.

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