Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa Wins Men’s Title at the 2018 New York City Marathon

Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won the men’s race of the New York City Marathon on Sunday, with a time of 2 hours 5 minutes and 59 seconds, surging ahead of two other... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Desisa, Kenya’s Rotich Win 119th Boston Marathon

Caroline Rotich, left, and Lelisa Desisa, right, cross the Boston Marathon finish line. (AP)  Updated April 20, 2015, 6:55 pm BOSTON Lelisa Desisa won his first Boston Marathon in 2013. He didn’t have... Read more »

New York Marathon 2014 : Kenyan Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany win

NEW YORK — Wilson Kipsang of Kenya has won the men’s title at the New York City Marathon. The former world-record holder has now won in Berlin, London and New York in... Read more »
Haile Gebrselassie runs in the 10,000m at the Fanny Blankers-Koen Games in Hengelo

Haile Gebrselassie fails to qualify for Olympics. He wants to involve in Politics

HENGELO, Netherlands: Ethiopian athletics legend Haile Gebrselassie failed to qualify for the London Olympics here on Sunday as he could only finish seventh in the 10,000 metres. The 39-year-old two-time Olympic 10,000m... Read more »
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Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa wins Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Run in Washington DC

The past two days encapsulate the globe-trotting life of Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa. On Friday, the 21-year old runner arrived in South Carolina, via Frankfurt, Germany, from his country’s capital, Addis Ababa, where... Read more »

Ethiopian Men finish 1-2-3 Women’s won 1 & 2 in Boulder, Colorado (VIDEO)

BOULDER — The Ethiopians left no doubt about who owned today’s elite fields in the Bolder Boulder 10-kilometer race. Ethiopian runners swept the top three spots in the elite men’s race, stepping... Read more »