Friday, November 22, 2019

Athletes united, but rival fans show Ethiopia’s divides

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Ethiopian supporters are the loudest in the stadium at the track world championships — because they’re trying to drown...

Uganda beat Ethiopia 1-0 in Football Friendly

Bahir Dar – Walias of Ethiopia suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of the visiting Ugandan Cranes in a friendly match here today....

Kipchoge Breaks 2-Hour Barrier in Vienna

Eliud Kipchoge produced the fastest time ever for the 42.2 km distance, clocking 1:59:40.2 at the Ineos159 Challenge in Vienna on Saturday (12). Pounding...

Kosgei Smashes Marathon World Record in Chicago

Completing a sensational weekend of road running, Brigid Kosgei broke the world record* at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon today, winning the IAAF...

BMW Berlin-Marathon: Kenenisa Bekele credits Impetus from new Training Group for stunning Revival

More than a few athletics journalists were wondering before the race if the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday was going to mark the end of...

ETH NADO urges Ethiopian athletes to terminate working relationship with Coach Alberto Salazar

The Ethiopian National Anti-Doping Organization (ETH NADO) has issued a strongly-worded directive to Ethiopian athletes to terminate any direct or indirect work relationship with the...

Ethiopian 18th Century crown to return home from Netherlands

An 18th Century Ethiopian crown will finally be returned home after being hidden in a Dutch flat for 21 years. Ethiopian Sirak Asfaw, who...

Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa wins marathon gold at World Athletics Championships

Ethiopia has scored its first marathon title since 2001 with Lelisa Desisa placing first at the World Athletics Championships in Qatar. The race began...

Ethiopian Airlines to Resume Flights to Athens

Ethiopian Airlines, the Largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, proudly announces the resumption of its flight to Athens,...

Ethiopia’s Degitu Azmeraw smashed the women’s course record at the TCS Amsterdam Marathon

Ethiopia’s Degitu Azmeraw smashed the women’s course record at the TCS Amsterdam Marathon with 2:19:26, the second-fastest debut in history for the distance, while Kenya’s Vincent...

Sports

Ethiopian Athletes Storm Dubai Marathon

  Ethiopia Athlete Getaneh Molla wins Dubai Marathon this morning registering the best time in Dubai Marathon history 2 hours, three minutes and thirty four...

Ethiopian giants fire ex-AFC Leopards striker – By VINCENT OPIYO

AFC Leopards striker Alex Orotomal (left) vies for the ball with Sony Sugar midfielder Fredrick Onyango during their SportPesa Premier League match at Kenyatta...

Champion marathon runner Zenash Gezmu who fled Ethiopia found beaten to death by another...

A champion marathon runner who fled Ethiopia six years ago for a better life in Europe has been beaten to death by another refugee...