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Report16 Jun 2016

Jeilan and Jebet show Olympic medal potential in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

He’s back. Ibrahim Jeilan, the 2011 world 10,000m champion, relived his former glory and sent a sizeable Ethiopian contingent into rapturous celebrations at the Bauhaus-Galan in Stockholm on Thursday evening (16), the eighth stop of the IAAF Diamond League.

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Report16 Jun 2014

Shocks, comebacks and close finishes highlight Ethiopian Championships

World Championships medallists Ibrahim Jeilan and Almaz Ayana were among the high-profile winners at the Ethiopian Championships at the Addis Ababa stadium last week (10-15 June).

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Previews04 Oct 2013

Can Jeilan emulate Bekele on his Half Marathon debut in Lisbon?

Ethiopia’s Ibrahim Jeilan, the 2011 IAAF World Championships 10,000m gold medallist and silver medallist over the same distance in Moscow, will attempt his first Half Marathon when he competes at the Rock’n’Roll Vodafone Half Marathon of Portugal in Lisbon on Sunday (6).

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Report10 Aug 2013

Report: Men's 10,000m final – Moscow 2013

Just like at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu two years ago, the longest race on the track boiled down to a last-lap battle between Great Britain’s Mo Farah and Ethiopia’s Ibrahim Jeilan, but this time the roles were reversed.

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Previews07 Aug 2013

Men's 10,000m – Preview

Double London 2012 Olympic Games gold medallist Mo Farah may not have run over 25 laps of the track since his triumph on home soil last summer but there is no doubting that he remains the favourite to go one better than he did in Daegu two years ago and take the gold medal of the longest event on the track.

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Previews12 Apr 2013

Bekele looks to banish the blues of 2012 over 10km in Dublin

Kenenisa Bekele insisted ahead of Sunday’s SPAR Great Ireland Run, an IAAF Silver label Road Race that despite a disappointing two-year spell when his career was derailed for much of the time through injury, that he is targeting a medal this summer's IAAF World Championships.

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News26 Mar 2013

2011 World champion Jeilan continues his comeback in Dublin

Ethiopia’s 2011 World Championships 10000m gold medallist Ibrahim Jeilan continues his comeback after injuries in 2012 ruined his Olympic ambitions and he will compete in the SPAR Great Ireland Run, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, in Dublin on 14 April.

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Previews22 Mar 2013

Kiplagat and Koech take on debutants Galkina and Jeylan in Lisbon

The cloudy skies in Portugal threaten to rain at the EDP Lisbon Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (24) but that won’t stop both races being highly competitive.

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News18 Mar 2013

Prefontaine Classic to stage Ethiopian 10,000m trials

The Ethiopian Athletic Federation has designated the men's and women's 10,000m races at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, the fourth of the 2013 Samsung Diamond League meetings, as its country’s selection races for the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Moscow.

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News29 Aug 2011

Jeilan - an unusual path to World Championships gold

He's only 22 years-old, but to Ethiopia's Ibrahim Jeilan his gold medal in last night's 10,000m was a long time coming.

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