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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.

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.

Second round league to return today

The Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) second round action is to set return today after a 35-day break. In the day’s match, Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) will face Ethiopia Coffee while league leaders Saint George will entertain Adama City tomorrow.