Mo Farah finishes in 8th place in London Marathon

Mo Farah after crossing the finishing line Credit: REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah has fallen short of securing a victory on his London Marathon debut, finishing in 8th place.

Farah says he's disappointed with the result, but he's looking forward to doing another marathon.

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Farah vows to return after disappointing marathon debut

Around 36,000 runners took part in yesterday's London Marathon as elite athletes to fun runners braved the 26 mile course . Mo Farah vowed to return to the race after enduring a disappointing debut.