bernard lagat tied eamonn coughlan's record at madison square garden when he won the wannamaker mile for the seventh time last night, in 3:58:44, to wrap-up the 102nd edition of the millrose games! none other than eamonn couglan himself was there to cheer him on!
"It's unbelievable, because normally you don't want someone to take your record," Lagat said. "But he wanted me to win today. That means a lot."
coughlin travelled from his home in ireland to watch lagat run the race the tied his record.