Top trio threaten marathon record in Berlin

2017-09-22 11:17

The current top long-distance runners will clash in Germany's capital with a trio threatening the world record at the Berlin Marathon.

Bekele to run London with eye on world record

2017-01-17 12:12

Kenenisa Bekele will make another attempt at claiming the world record over the classic 26.2 mile distance when he leads a stellar field for the London marathon.

Bekele left off Ethiopia's Olympic team

2016-07-18 13:03

Kenenisa Bekele has been left off Ethiopia's team for the Olympics after missing the country's qualifying criteria.

Injured Bekele out of London

2015-03-16 19:11

Ethiopian distance-running great Kenenisa Bekele has pulled out of the London Marathon because of an Achilles tendon injury.

Bekele, Dibaba coast to victory

2014-05-18 14:44

Kenenisa Bekele and Tirunesh Dibaba have eased to victory in their respective races in the Great Manchester Run.

Bekele in shape for debut

2014-04-05 10:37

Ethiopian legend Kenenisa Bekele says he is in shape and hopeful for a win ahead of his hotly-awaited marathon debut in Paris.

Bekele set for Irish race

2012-02-28 15:08

Distance running great Kenenisa Bekele is to compete in the Great Ireland Run as part of his preparations for the London Olympics.


Fall sees Bekele pull out of Dubai marathon

2017-01-20 10:47

Kenenisa Bekele, who was aiming to add the marathon world record to his 5 000m and 10 000m records, limped out of the Dubai event.

Bekele misses WR by 6 seconds

2016-09-25 19:55

Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele has won the Berlin marathon ahead of former winner Wilson Kipsang on Kenya.

Bekele won't make Olympic marathon team

2016-06-09 09:36

Ethiopian track and field officials will not reconsider selection criteria to allow Kenenisa Bekele a spot on the Olympic marathon team.

Bekele, Kipchoge set for showdown

2014-10-11 10:16

Three-time Olympic gold medallist Kenenisa Bekele will take on a formidable Kenyan challenge led by Eliud Kipchoge.

Bekele wins debut marathon

2014-04-06 12:36

Kenenisa Bekele has notched up another impressive milestone in an already glittering career by winning the Paris Marathon.

Bekele outshines Farah

2013-09-15 14:30

Kenenisa Bekele has won the Great North Run half marathon ahead of his track successor and home favourite, Mo Farah.

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