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Boston Marathon champ Sisay Lemma eyes Paris...

The 2024 Boston Marathon champion Sisay Lemma says he expects to be on the roster for the Paris Games when Ethiopian officials make their decisions in the coming weeks. Even before his Boston win, Sisay already had good credentials with a course-record of 2...

Mekelakeya, the sole club sanctioned this week.

Mekelakeya, one of the contenders for the Ethiopia Premier League title, faced sanctions this week following the disclosure of disciplinary rulings from week 21. The League's disciplinary committee convened and declared that Mekelakeya, along with several other players, would be penalized for a range...

Coe defends World Athletics’ move to award...

Sebastian Coe has defended World Athletics’ decision to break with 128 years of Olympic tradition by becoming the first sport to give athletes prize money if they are victorious in Paris this summer. Coe said the surprise move, under which gold medal-winning athletes in each...

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IAAF World Cross Country Championships in...

After their team's triumphs on the track in Paris last summer, next weekend’s 32nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Brussels, Belgium (20/21 March) will be another chance for Ethiopia to prove itself as the world’s top long distance running nation.

Serving the youth

Mekele Youth Center (MYC) provides English language and computer courses as well as education on HIV/AIDS to the youth of Mekele, capital of the Tigray Regional State.

Walias coach names 25-man squad for...

The newly-assigned Ethiopian National Team coach, Gebremedhin Haile, has named 25 players for the African Cup of Nations qualifier game against Lesotho.

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.

Horsemen aim to maintain grip, Dashen...

In week 21 of the Ethiopian Premier League (EPL), Dashen Beer will host Ethiopia Coffee aiming to end the Addis Ababa club’s three-match unbeaten run, while leaders St. George will travel south to face Woliata Dicha at Bodit Stadium on May 21, 2016.

Coach Woldemeskel Kostre passes away

Woldemeskel Kostre, the Ethiopian long-distance running coach who trained greats like Haile Gebrselassie and Kenenisa Bekele and was renowned for his strict disciplinarian approach, has died. He was 69.
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Supporting grassroots football

Arsenal legend Martin Keown on Wednesday laid the foundation stone for the construction of the Dashen brewery-funded football field in Gondar town in the Amhara Regional State.

Tirunesh returns to racing in Manchester

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Tirunesh Dibaba will return to action at the Great Manchester Run on 22 May, having not competed since her victory at the 2014 edition of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race.

Federation sacks the embattled Walias coaching...

The Ethiopian Football Federation has sacked head coach of the Walias, Yoahannes Sahle, and his entire technical staff including Fasil Tekalign and Ali Redi, The Reporterhas learnt.

World champions Almaz and Cheruiyot to...

World champions Almaz Ayana and Vivian Cheruiyot will meet over 3000m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Doha, the opening meeting of the 2016 season, on Friday May 6.

Aberu to defend Ottawa Marathon title

A year ago Aberu Mekuria lined up for the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon with little fanfare and almost no pressure before racing to victory at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race.

Tirunesh Dibaba Athletics Academy to be...

The second all-new Tirunesh Dibaba Athletics Academy, which was built at a cost of 225 million birr in Assella town of the Oromia Regional State, is scheduled to be inaugurated tomorrow.
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