Samuel Tefera: Ethiopian teenager breaks 22-year-old 1500m world record

Ethiopian teenager Samuel Teferabroke Hicham El Guerrouj’s 22-year-old 1500m indoor world record with astunning performance in Birmingham. Many eyes were on YomifKejelcha, who just missed the mile world record last week but... Read more »

Kenya’s Kipchoge beats Ethiopia’s Kitata to win 2018 London Marathon

Kenyan athlete Eliud Kipchoge raced to gold in the 2018 London marathon held on Sunday beating off competition from Ethiopia’s Tola Kitata and United Kingdom’s Mo Farah who finished second and third... Read more »

Bekoji: The Ethiopian town that’s home to world-class athletes | Ethiopia News

Bekoji is a small, rural town in central Ethiopia, and at least eight Olympic medallists, world title and world record holders come from there. Their accomplishments are inspiring a new generation to... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Gudeta breaks women’s half marathon record in Spain

Ethiopa’s Netsanet Gudeta broke Kenya’s dominance in the World Half Marathon Championships by smashing the women’s only race world record in Valencia, Spain on Saturday. Kenyan women had swept the medals at... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Netsanet Gudeta shatters women’s record at world half marathon

Ethiopia’s Netsanet Gudeta crosses the finish line with a world-record time at the world half marathon championships in Valencia, Spain on Saturday. (@angprobinsyano6/Twitter) Ethiopia’s Netsanet Gudeta smashed the women’s only race world... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Bekele aims to make marathon history in Berlin

Three-time Olympic champion Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia, would be aiming at making marathon history in the German capital, Berlin, this weekend. The 35-year-old, who is the reigning champion and world record holder... Read more »

Sad farewell as Bolt ends glittering career with injury | News

Usain Bolt pulled up with an injury on the anchor leg of the 4×100 metres relay final at the World Athletics Championships on Saturday as the last race of his unparalleled career... Read more »

Kipchoge misses sub-2 hour marathon by just 26 seconds | News

Kenyan long-distance runner Eliud Kipchoge was only 26 seconds from making history on Saturday, when the Olympic champion finished just short of becoming the first person to run a marathon in less... Read more »

Nike says Kenenisa wasn’t wearing Breaking2 project shoes in London

Nike Zoom VaporFly 4% Kenenisa Bekele went into the 2017 London Marathon the heavy favourite. But after a first half under world record pace, the Ethiopian fell well off the lead pack.... Read more »

Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia Breaks 2000m World Record

Ethiopian athlete Genzebe Dibaba after achieving the new world record of 2000 women’s meters in the international meeting of Catalonia on indoor track that is celebrated in Sabadell. EFE World 1500m champion... Read more »