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Previews08 Apr 2016

Abshero and Kebede targeting Olympic berths in Rotterdam

Favourites Ayele Abshero and Tsegaye Kebede will be gunning for Olympic team berths at Sunday’s NM Marathon Rotterdam, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race.

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Previews20 Jan 2016

Strong Ethiopian flavour to Friday's Dubai Marathon

Only Kenya’s Wilson Kibet and the Ethiopian living legend Haile Gebrselassie have managed back-to-back wins at the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon but reigning champion Lemi Berhanu will hope to join this elite club at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Friday (22).

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News17 Dec 2015

Kebede set to make Dubai Marathon debut

Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Kebede will compete for the first time at the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon on 22 January, organisers for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race announced on Thursday (17).

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News10 Sep 2015

Kebede and Kiplagat head 2015 Chicago Marathon fields

Organisers of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced that 2012 champion Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia and half marathon world record-holder Florence Kiplagat of Kenya will return to the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Sunday 11 October.

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Previews15 May 2015

Kebede and Mathathi the favourites for the Gifu Seiryu Half Marathon

Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Kebede and Kenya’s Martin Mathathi are the favourites for the fifth annual Gifu Seiryu Half Marathon on Sunday (17), with the IAAF Silver Label Road Race also known as the Naoko Takahashi Cup.

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News29 Apr 2015

Karoki to defend title at the Gifu Seiryu Half Marathon

Kenya’s Bedan Karoki will defend his title at the Gifu Seiryu Half Marathon on 17 May, the IAAF Silver Label Road Race organisers announced on Tuesday (28).

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News22 Jan 2015

Defending champion Chumba among five sub-2:05 men going to the Tokyo Marathon

The Tokyo Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race and one of the six races that make up the World Marathon Majors series, announced on Thursday (22) its strongest ever men’s elite fields for the race on 22 February.

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News10 Sep 2014

Kimetto to take on Mutai, Kebede and Kamworor in Berlin

As the scene of the past five men’s world records, it’s no surprise that once again some of the world’s best runners will be taking part in the BMW Berlin Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on 28 September.

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News01 Jul 2014

Kebede and Kimetto will be on the start line of the Berlin Marathon

Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Kebede and Kenya’s Dennis Kimetto will be on the start line of the 2014 BMW Berlin Marathon on 28 September, the race organisers of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race announced on Tuesday.

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Report13 Apr 2014

Kipsang and Kiplagat reign supreme in London

It was another day of Kenyan dominance in the British capital on Sunday (13) as world record holder Wilson Kipsang broke the course record to regain the Virgin Money London Marathon men’s title, while two-times world champion Edna Kiplagat finally claimed the women’s crown after finishing runner-up for the last two years.

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Previews11 Apr 2014

London Marathon will have 'best ever' field on its start line

It’s been a week of reflection and prediction in the build-up to the 2014 Virgin Money London Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, which takes place on Sunday (13).

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News14 Jan 2014

Mo Farah to face loaded London field on marathon debut

Britain’s double world and Olympic champion Mo Farah will face some of the greatest marathon runners of all time when he makes his full marathon debut at this year’s Virgin Money London Marathon, after the organisers of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race revealed their men’s elite field on Tuesday (14).

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