Ethiopian Getachew Terfa Negari won Rome Marathon

Ethiopian Getachew Terfa Negari won Rome Marathon

March 17,2013 (Maratonadiroma )Ethiopian 30-year-old Getachew Terfa NEGARI wins the male race at the 19th Acea Maratona di Roma in 2:07:56, second best time for the eternal city race, beating the compatriot Girmay Birhanu Gebru, wich ran in 2:08:11. Third place for the kenyan Stephen Chemlany in 2:08:30. In the female competition, the best was […]

Tirunesh Dibaba Withdraws From London Marathon

Tirunesh Dibaba Withdraws From London Marathon

It was to have been the Olympic gold medalist’s debut. By Scott Douglas; Runner’s World March 14, 2013 The women’s race at next month’s London Marathon has lost one of its main story lines, as three-time Olympic gold medalist Tirunesh Dibaba is injured and won’t make her marathon debut there.”I have been in training for […]

(Ethiosports) St George defender Degu Debebe captains both club and country and going into this weekend’s Orange CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round return leg against Jamhuri of Zanzibar , he is confident of progressing through. Degu was speaking to Cafonline.com ahead Sunday’s encounter.Cafonline.com: You scored three goals without main  striker Adane Girma that is great […]

Three Kenyan athletes banned by IAAF for doping

Three Kenyan athletes banned by IAAF for doping

by Kimathi Kamau NAIROBI, Feb. 22 (Xinhua) — Three Kenyan marathoners will serve a cumulative five year bans including a two time winner of Seoul Marathon, Wilson Erupe Loyanae, the local federation confirmed on Friday. Loyanae and Nixon Kiplagat Cherutich will serve a ban of two years each with Moses Kiptoo Kurgat being sanctioned for […]