Reigning champion Feleke aims to break his course record in Vienna

Getu Feleke Getu Feleke lowered the Vienna City Marathon course record to 2:05:41 last year, and the reigning champion is aiming to run even faster if the conditions are... Read more »

Ethiopian Tirunesh Dibaba Won the First Gold and Defend Her Title in London Olympics

Ethiopia’s Tirunesh Dibaba defended her Olympic 10,000m title with a dominant display as Kenyan Sally Kipyego and Vivian Cheruiyot couldn’t get a chance even to be close to her.... Read more »

Ethiopian Tirunesh Dibaba wins 10,000m and will also race 3000m

Eugene, USA – A torrential downpour might have affected some of the events on the first night of the 2012 Prefontaine Classic – Samsung Diamond League meeting but in... Read more »

Ethiopians Genzebe Dibaba & Hagos Gebrhiwet shine in Shanghai – Samsung Diamond League

Genzebe Dibaba stormed to an Ethiopian record in the women’s 1500m, her compatriot Hagos Gebrhiwet won men’s 5000m, whilst Kenyans Milcah Chemos Cheywa (3000m S/C women) and Leonard Kosencha... Read more »

Ethiopian Athletics Federation Plan to Lift Kenenisa Bekele’s Ban : Sources

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Two people familiar with the situation say Ethiopia’s track federation plans to lift the suspension it placed on Olympic distance running champion Kenenisa Bekele,... Read more »

Tirunesh Dibaba back on track to retain Olympic titles

The headline in the Daily Nation spelt it out in black and white on Monday morning. “Kenyans beware: Tiru’s back,” it trumpeted. Sadly, “Tiru” – Tirunesh Dibaba – has... Read more »

Ambitious Mare Dibaba looking for Ethiopian Olympic spot in Toronto

Toronto, Canada – With defending Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon champion Sheron Cherop representing Kenya at the 2011 IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, Korea, the women’s STWM race ought... Read more »

Ethiopian Tirunesh Dibaba wins 10,000m at African championships

NAIROBI — Double Olympic champion Tirunesh Dibaba restored Ethiopia’s track pride when she won the women’s 10,000m at the African athletics championships here on Saturday. The 24-year-old proved she... Read more »

Luck helps Dibaba win 5000m; Sisson sets new record

With a bold, late-race move and a little luck, Ethiopia’s Genzebe Dibaba took home the 5000m title at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Moncton, Canada today. Dueling with... Read more »