Ethiopia’s queen of the 5,000 has sights set on a marathon

Meseret Defar donated her 2004 Olympic 5,000-meter gold medal to a church museum in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She was 20 years old when that one was draped around her neck in Athens.... Read more »

Meseret Defar Win’s 5,000 As She Likes at Moscow IAAF

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Meseret Defar added yet another global 5,000 metres gold to her bulging collection when she won the world title with a textbook performance on Saturday, aided by her Ethiopian... Read more »
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Ethiopian Fantu Megiso Stunned Rome at Golden Gala Diamond League (Video)

Circuit king Paul Kipsiele Koech torched the Rome Golden Gala as Ethiopia’s fast rising Fantu Megiso stunned Olympics champion, Pamela Jelimo during the third leg of the Samsung Diamond League that unfolded... Read more »