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Ethiopians nearly swept the Kenyans off the podium at the Boston Marathon on Monday, winning both the men's and women's races for the first time in history and taking five of the six spots on the victory stand.

Lemi Berhanu Hayle won the men's race in 2 hours, 12 minutes, 45 seconds, pulling away from defending champion Lelisa Desisa as they crossed over the Massachusetts Turnpike heading into Kenmore Square. Hayle won by 47 seconds, with Yemane Adhane Tsegay an additional 30 seconds back to round out an all-Ethiopian men's top three.

Atsede Baysa won the women's race, coming from 37 seconds behind with less than five miles to go. The two-time Chicago Marathon champion finished in 2:29:19 hours, 44 seconds ahead of fellow Ethiopian Tirfi Tsegaye.

Lemi Berhanu Hayle of Ethiopia celebrates after winning the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. (Elise Amendola/AP)
Lemi Berhanu Hayle of Ethiopia celebrates after winning the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. (Elise Amendola/AP)
Atsede Baysa of Ethiopia breaks the tape to win the women's division of the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. (Elise Amendola/AP)
Atsede Baysa of Ethiopia breaks the tape to win the women's division of the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. (Elise Amendola/AP)
Tatyana McFadden of Clarksville, Md., crosses the finish line to win the women's wheelchair division of the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. (Elise Amendola/AP)
Tatyana McFadden of Clarksville, Md., crosses the finish line to win the women's wheelchair division of the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. (Elise Amendola/AP)
Marcel Hug of Switzerland breaks the tape ahead of Kurt Fearnley, of Australia, center, and Ernst Van Dyk, of South Africa, in the wheelchair division of the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. (Charles Krupa/AP)
Marcel Hug of Switzerland breaks the tape ahead of Kurt Fearnley, of Australia, center, and Ernst Van Dyk, of South Africa, in the wheelchair division of the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. (Charles Krupa/AP)

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This segment aired on April 18, 2016.

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