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Ethiopian runners Hayle and Baysa win Boston Marathon 2016


Ethiopia runners win both the men’s and women’s races in the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday. Men Boston Marathon 2016 21-year-old Lemi Berhanu Hayle of Ethiopia has won the Boston Marathon in an unofficial time of 2 hours, 12 minutes, 45 seconds. Defending champion Lelisa Desisa finished 47 seconds back, …

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Ethiopian Athletes Melkamu and Abera Shine at Hamburg Marathon 2016


Beating windy conditions, Ethiopia’s Meselech Melkamu and Tesfaye Abera emerged victorious at the Haspa Marathon Hamburg on Sunday (April 17). Meselech Melkamu clocked 2:21:54 to win the women’s title, slicing more than two minutes from the course record. On the men’s side, Tesfaye Abera clocked 2:06:58 for his second marathon …

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Lucy eliminated from 10th Africa Women Nations Cup

The Ethiopia women’s national football team (Lucy) was eliminated from the 10th Africa Women Nations Cup tournament by Algeria on a 2-1 aggregate score after the two teams played to a 1-1 draw in the second leg match played today 26th March 2016 in Addis Ababa. The Algerians won the …

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