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 suitable on Sunday.... Read more »

Tiger Woods shows flashes of old form

Tiger woods Tiger Woods strolled up to his second shot at the short par-four third hole and routinely hit a 35-yard pitch shot at the pin that finished about eight feet from... Read more »

Kenya’s Moses Mosop, Ethiopia’s Mare Dibaba win 2015 Xiamen marathon

  Kenya‘s Moses Mosop outraced Tilahun Regassa of Ethiopia in the final kilometers to win in 2:06:19, breaking the event record of 2:07:32 set by Getachew Terfa Negari of Ethiopia in 2013.... Read more »

Crimes Against Womanity: Marriage by Abduction in Ethiopia

By alemayehu g Mariam The truth is stranger than fiction In my September 7 commentary, DIFRET: The Abduction of a Film in Ethiopia, I expressed my outrage over the aborted Ethiopian premiere of the... Read more »

Ethiopians rule Houston Marathon, Worku and Mohammed wins men’s and women’s races

HOUSTON — Ethiopian runners withstood heavy rain Sunday to dominate the Houston Marathon and half marathon. Bazu Worku and Merima Mohammed gave the nation a sweep of the men’s and women’s divisions... Read more »
Tsegaye Kebede and atsede baysa won chicago 2012 marathon

Ethiopians Wins the 2012 Chicago Marathon on Men’s and Women’s Race ( Video)

Ethiopians Tsegaye Kebede and Astede Baysa won the 2012 Chicago Marathon. Kebede won the race with a New course record. Few countries have been able to keep up with Kenya in recent... Read more »
Belete Assefa wins the men's division in the 33rd annual Crescent City Classic in New Orleans

Ethiopians Belete Assefa and Wube Ayalew win Crescent City Classic

It was an Ethiopian celebration Saturday at the 33rd annual Crescent City Classic sponsored by The Times-Picayune, with Belete Assefa, 20, of Ethiopia taking the men’s crown in 28:14 and his countrywoman Wude Ayalew, 24, capturing... Read more »