Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele Wins Kolkata Road Race

Kenenisa Bekele wins in Kolkata (Photo: Organisers / Procam International) Ethiopian running icon Kenenisa Bekele fell short of his target of running a 25km personal best at the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K... Read more »

Ethiopia's new hope for the 10000 is feisty and outspoken – USA TODAY

AP 5:22 p.m. EDT August 9, 2016 RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Yigrem Demelash arrives for a training session and right away gets into an argument with one of the coaches. The... Read more »

Ethiopian Runners Say They Face Discrimination

MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: If you are a betting person – and we’re not endorsing this – but if you are, it’s a safe bet that the gold in middle-distance running in this... Read more »

Ethiopia's Bekele slams exclusion from Rio – eNCA

ADDIS ABABA – In a shocking announcement, the Ethiopian Athletics Federation has left Kenenisa Bekele, a world record holder and three-times Olympic gold medalist, off the marathon team list for the Olympics... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Bekele to run Chicago Marathon

Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele, the greatest track distance runner of the 21st Century, will compete compete in this year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon, race officials announced Tuesday. It will be Bekele’s second... Read more »

Paris Marathon – Kenenisa Bekele Broke the Record!

Mission accomplished for Kenenisa Bekele. The Ethiopian realized his dream by finishing on the highest step of the podium of the Paris Marathon. Specialist in the running, the holder of two world... Read more »
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Kenenisa Bekele shooting for another long-distance double in London

LONDON (AP) — So much has gone wrong lately for Kenenisa Bekele. Yet there is this tantalizing possibility at the London Games: With one more gold medal, or two if he enters... Read more »
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Ethiopian Athletics Team at London Olympics 2012

By Sabrina Yohannes London (TADIAS) – The 2012 London Olympic Games are officially open as of the declaration during the July 28 opening ceremony, but the bulk of Ethiopia’s star athletics team will... Read more »

Kenenisa , Tirunesh and 33 Others Ban Lifted. Free to Run at London Olymics 2012

By Mike Rowbottom The Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF) has performed a U-turn in lifting its suspension of double Olympic champions Kenenisa Bekele, Tirunesh Dibaba and 33 others which had put their appearance... Read more »
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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, clearing the way... Read more »