Asian Games gold medalist Sun Yingjie anchored the Chinese women team to win the 2003 Beijing Road Marathon Relay Sunday.
The home team, composed of Sun, Bao Guiying, Zhang Yuhong, Wang Shijuan, Li Helan and Xing Huina, led from the first leg to the last, covering the 42, 195-meter race in two hours, 17 minutes and 46 seconds.
Ethiopia took the silver medal in 2:20:51, and Mongolia was third in 2:56:55.
The annual Beijing Road Marathon Relay was inaugurated in 1986.
Sun won the 5,000m and 10,000m gold medals at the Busan Asian Games last year.