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News11 Nov 2020

Defending champions Gemechu and Belihu set to face tough opposition at Delhi Half

Organisers of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon have announced that Tsehay Gemechu and Andamlak Belihu will defend their titles at the World Athletics Gold Label road race on Sunday 29 November.

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News02 Dec 2019

2019 review: middle and long distances

Our end-of-year reviews continue with renowned statisticians A. Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava taking a look back at 2019’s key action on the middle and long distance track events.

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Feature16 Oct 2019

How Edris went from injured team player to two-time world champion

Rarely had a reigning world champion been such an underdog. Rarely had an athlete so accomplished, so dangerous, been so overlooked in the pre-race predictions.

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Feature07 Oct 2019

Barshim, Kipruto and Edris – champions who find a way to win

One characteristic of champions is that they often find a way to win, even when they shouldn’t. Goals against the run of play, the passing shot at full stretch on match point, willing oneself across the line or over the bar.

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Report30 Sep 2019

Report: men's 5000m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

Had it not been for the fact he had a wild card entry as the defending champion, Muktar Edris most likely wouldn’t have even made it to Doha.

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Report31 Dec 2017

Edris and Tirop take Bolzano victories

World 5000m champion Muktar Edris clinched the third Boclassic victory of his career, winning the 10km race in Bolzano in 28:45 to beat Moroccan runners Soufiane Bouqantar (29:07) and Hicham Amghar (29:08).

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Report01 Oct 2017

Edris secures Giro al Sas hat-trick

Following his victories in 2014 and 2015, world 5000m champion Muktar Edris won the Giro al Sas International 10km Road Race in Trento for the third time in his career, edging fellow Ethiopian Telahun Haile by just one second in 28:54.

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Report06 Jan 2017

Obiri and Edris take Campaccio titles

Kenya’s Hellen Obiri and Ethiopia’s Muktar Edris claimed the victories at the 60th edition of Campaccio, an IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting, in San Giorgio su Legnano on a sunny and cold Friday (6).

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Report01 Jan 2017

Tirop and Edris take the honours at Boclassic

World cross-country champion Agnes Tirop and world cross-country bronze medallist Muktar Edris triumphed at the Boclassic Sylvesterlauf in Bolzano on a sunny but cold afternoon on New Year’s Eve (31).

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News04 Jul 2016

Farah to face Edris in London – IAAF Diamond League

Organisers of the Müller Anniversary Games have confirmed that five-time world champion Mo Farah will return to the scene of his Olympic victories to take on many of his main Rio-bound rivals at the IAAF Diamond League meeting on 22-23 July.

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Report28 May 2016

World-leading times by Kipyegon and Edris in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Faith Kipyegon followed the rabbit in the early part of the women’s 1500m and then took control in the later stages to win in a world-leading time of 3:56.41 at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on Saturday (28).

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Report14 May 2016

Kipyegon sets Kenyan 1500m record in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

For a woman who did not have a time in her head, Faith Kipyegon certainly had a good performance in her legs in the 1500m at the IAAF Diamond League in Shanghai on Saturday (14).

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