Ethiopia’s Tirunesh Dibaba bags $100,000 with Chicago Marathan gold

Ethiopia’s ace long distance runner, Tirunesh Dibaba added a new accolade to her impressive array after winning the Chicago marathon held on Sunday. Dibaba, 32, completed the distance in... Read more »

Feyisa Lilesa: Ethiopia's Olympic protester hopes to compete for his country – BBC Sport

The ‘X’ sign is used as a symbol of protest in Ethiopia Ethiopian Olympic marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa still hopes to compete for his country – despite being exiled... Read more »

Feyisa Lilesa: Ethiopia's Olympic protester hopes to compete for his … – BBC Sport

The ‘X’ sign is used as a symbol of protest in Ethiopia Ethiopian Olympic marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa still hopes to compete for his country – despite being exiled... Read more »

Sports|Miruts Yifter, Ethiopian Who Ran to Two Olympic Golds, Dies at 72 – New York Times

Photo Miruts Yifter of Ethiopia winning a gold medal in the 10,000-meter race at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. Credit Marquette, via Getty Images Miruts Yifter, an Ethiopian... Read more »

Miruts Yifter, Ethiopian Who Ran to Two Olympic Golds, Dies at 72 … – New York Times

Photo Miruts Yifter of Ethiopia winning a gold medal in the 10,000-meter race at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. Credit Marquette, via Getty Images Miruts Yifter, an Ethiopian... Read more »

Miruts Yifter, Ethiopian Runner and Olympic Gold Medalist, Dies at 72 – New York Times

Photo Miruts Yifter of Ethiopia winning a gold medal in the 10,000-meter race at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. Credit Marquette, via Getty Images Miruts Yifter, an Ethiopian... Read more »

Ethiopia's Lilesa afraid to return home after Olympic display – NY … – New York Daily News

It was more than merely his Olympic moment. It was a moment nine months in the making. As Feyisa Lilesa ran the final stretch of marathon... Read more »

Ethiopia's Lilesa afraid to return home after Olympic display – New York Daily News

It was more than merely his Olympic moment. It was a moment nine months in the making. As Feyisa Lilesa ran the final stretch of marathon... Read more »

Ethiopian Runner Says Olympic Protest Was Planned

Ethiopian runner Feyisa Lelisa, the silver medalist in last month’s Olympic men’s marathon, said his defiant, finish-line gesture against the Ethiopian government was no spontaneous act. Feyisa grabbed worldwide... Read more »

Ethiopia pledges safe return for Olympics protest runner Feyisa Lilesa – Daily Mail

Ethiopia’s government has pledged to keep Olympic silver medalist Feyisa Lilesa safe, just days after he openly defied his country’s authorities. Lilesa crossed his hands above his head after... Read more »