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  Ethiopia's Gelana wins Olympic marathon gold  London: Tiki Gelana was knocked down by another runner as she reached for her water bottle, a hard fall that bloodied her right elbow Dibaba retains 10k title  London: Ethiopian Tirunesh Dibaba made a successful defense of her Olympic 10,000 meters crown to round off the first night of track and field finals   Kebede ends Kenya's reign at London  Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia won the London Marathon to end a 6-year, and Shobukhova led home a Russian 1-2 in the women's race Gebrselassie wins fourth straight Berlin  World-record holder Haile Gebrselassie won the Berlin Marathon for the fourth straight time despite struggling in the last third of a race Legend Bekele powers to fourth world title  Berlin: Ethiopian secured his fourth successive men's 10,000 meter world title with gold medal winning performance at the World Athletics Championships Ethiopia's Merga wins Boston Marathon  Deriba Merga won 113th Boston Marathon ahead of Kenyan Daniel Rono and Ryan Hall of America   Gebrselassie breaks own marathon record  Berlin: Ethiopian distance running legend Haile Gebrselassie broke his own world record for the marathon for the second successive year Bekele storms to Olympic double
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Ethiopian wins Boston Marathon
  London Marathon: Eliud Kipchoge and Tigist Tufa win

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  Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge won the men's London Marathon, with Ethiopia's Tigist Tufa victorious in the women's race
  Caroline Rotich of Kenya won the women's division, and Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia took the men's

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  Beijing: Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele crushed the opposition as he cruised to 5,000m gold, adding to the 10,000m title he won eight days ago
 Bekele sprinted to a new Olympic record time of 12 min 57.82 sec to beat Kenyans Kipchoge and Cheruiyot Soi

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Sep.30 Gebrselassie breaks Marathon record  Berlin: Haile Gebrselassie broke the world record when he won the Berlin Marathon in an unofficial two hours four minutes 26 seconds

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Aug.26 Bekele shatters 10,000m world mark   Belgium: Ethiopian running phenomenon destroyed the men's 10,000 meters world record in Brussels, 26 min. 17.53 sec. Aug.13 Dibaba completes a unique double Map of Helsinki Finland
   Finland: Ethiopian added the 10,000 meters title to her 5,000 gold in Helsinki
Aug.6 Dibaba leads Ethiopian clean sweep   Finland: The 19-year-old led a clean sweep of the women's 10,000 meters on the first day of the world championships

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Aug.20 Bekele ends reign of Gebrselassie   Greece: Kenenisa Bekele sealed his reputation of long-distance running when he won the Olympic men's 10,000 meters Jun.8 Bekele breaks 10,000m world record   Czech Republic: Ethiopian broke his second world record in 9 days when he shattered Haile Gebrselassie's mark

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Aug.24   Bekele leads Ethiopian romp
   France: 21-year-old Kenenisa Bekele out-sprinted Haile Gebrselassie for the gold in the men's 10,000m in Paris
Aug.23 Adere heads Ethiopian double   France: Berhane Adere claims the first track gold at the World Championships in the women's 10,000m

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Nov.4 Ethiopian sets record in Marathon  New York: Tesfaye Jifar set a record in winning Marathon. Kenyan Margaret Okayo was the women's winner

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2015-04-26 London Marathon: Eliud Kipchoge and Tigist Tufa win London
C. 2015-04-20 Ethiopian wins Boston Marathon Boston
3. 2012-08-05 Ethiopia's Gelana wins Olympic marathon gold London
4. 2012-08-03 Dibaba retains 10k title London
F. 2010-04-25 Kebede ends Kenya's reign at London London
G. 2009-09-20 Gebrselassie wins fourth straight Berlin Berlin
H. 2009-08-17 Legend Bekele powers to fourth world title Berlin
I. 2009-04-20 Ethiopia's Merga wins Boston Marathon Boston
J. 2008-09-28 Gebrselassie breaks own marathon record Berlin

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