Friday, March 24, 2023


Walia to start prep for AFCON qualifiers

Ethiopia will play Rwanda in a friendly match The Ethiopian national team will soon begin training for the upcoming 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers. On March 24 and 27, 2023, the Walias will play their third and fourth qualifying group games against Guinea...

Adama to host Betking EPL matches

The remaining Betking Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) season fixtures from matchweek 17 until matchweek 23 are slated to be hosted at the Adama City Science and Technology University stadium. The EPL Share Company announced that five matchweek games will be played in Adama after the...

Ascending the ranks: from racing to running...

With her victory in the women's 10,000-meter race at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona, Derartu Tulu made history as the first black African and Ethiopian woman to win an Olympic gold medal. Derartu is an inspiration not only as an Olympian who won her...

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Saladin rejects Walias call

Ethiopian National Team forward Saladin Said has rejected the call to join the Walias after coach Yohannes Sahale announced his 23-man squad, which included Saladin, ahead of the upcoming fixture against Algeria for the African Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Under the shadow of doping

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) recently said that it has identified about half a dozen Ethiopian athletes that used performance-enhancing drugs.

Under the shadow of doping

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) recently said that it has identified about half a dozen Ethiopian athletes that used performance-enhancing drugs.

Coach Yohannes names 24-man squad for...

The Ethiopian National Team coach, Yohannes Sahle, has named his 24-man squad ahead of the Walias match against Algeria for the 2017 African Cup of Nations, which will be held at the end of this month in Bahir Dar.

Horsemen to face African giants TP...

Twelve-time Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) champions Saint George will face Congolese side TP Mazembe in the CAF Champions league tomorrow at the newly-built Bahir Dar Stadium.

Horsemen shocked by Hawassa, Adama aims...

Week 13 of the Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) action will resume with second placed Adama City facing Defense FC at the Addis Ababa Stadium on Tuesday while rivals Dedebit travel south to gain maximum points from the game against Hadiya Hosana on Sunday.
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Lucy to face Fennecs in Algiers

The Ethiopian Women's National Football Team (Lucy) will face Algeria tomorrow in the first round of the qualifier for the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations 2016.

Doping scandal over Ethiopian athletes linger

Doping in sports remains a serious and difficult issue, putting an athlete’s health at risk, threatening the integrity of clean athletes and the reputation of sports.

Lucy, Seattle Reign to forge partnership

The Ethiopian Football Federation and representatives of one of America’s leading professional women’s soccer teams, the Seattle Reign, met last week in Addis Ababa and took the first steps in forging a strategic partnership aimed at forging international linkages and strengthening Ethiopian women’s soccer.

Dedebit aim surge as Adama host...

Week 12 of the Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) action will resume over the week with second placed Adama City hosting Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) the coming Thursday at the Abebe Bikila Stadium in Adama. Other matches will see Dedebit FC entertain Dire Dawa City while Dashen Beer face Hawassa City in Sunday's fixtures.

Ethiopia announces Olympic marathon selections

World marathon champion Mare Dibaba is one of six athletes who will represent Ethiopia in the marathon at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
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