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EAF bans women marathoners for three months

Taking place in Doha, Qatar, the 17th   International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Athletics Championships saw several athletes suffer heat exhaustion during the competition.

Ethiopian athletics team travels to Doha

Scheduled to take place between September 27 – October 6, 2019, in Doha Qatar, the Ethiopian athletics’ team are on their way to the IAAF World Athletics championships, to put there mark in an intriguing competition.

Kenenisa set for Berlin Marathon

Ethiopian long-distance runner, Kenenisa Bekele is set for an appearance in the BMW Berlin Marathon race. The Olympic champion has garnered much attention in the 46th edition of the Berlin Marathon and will run the course for a second time after he clinched victory with a personal best of 2:03.03 in 2016.

EFF proposes shift to club football format

In light of recently observed problems in Ethiopian club football, the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) has prepared two major proposals that would alter the face of the club football in the country for years to come.

Irrechaa Great Run to take place in Addis

The first Irrechaa Great Run is scheduled to take place in Addis Ababa on September 22, 2019. During a press conference held on Thursday, Oromia Regional State Tourism Bureau stated that 50,000 runners and several elite athletes are expected to participate in the event.

Walias to host Rwanda in Mekele Stadium

The Ethiopian National team a.k.a. the Walias are set to host Rwanda in the African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifiers on Sunday, in Mekele Stadium. The Walias have commenced preparation in the newly built Mekele International Stadium.

Ethiopian referees take positive strides

Selected to officiate continental tournaments, Ethiopian referees had a successful year. Beamlak Temesgen, Lidia Tafesse and Temesgin Samuel were the chosen three, as they made their way to their respective venues to officiate matches.