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Eritrea Gear up for IAAF World Champ in Moscow

Teklemariam Medhin is one of Eritrea's hopeful athlete in this edition of the IAAF championship
Medhin is one of Eritrea’s hopeful athlete in this edition of the IAAF championship

By TesfaNews,

A team of 10 Eritrean athletes will be heading to Moscow, Russia, for the 2013 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championship that starts on Saturday.

Six times World Half marathon champion and record holder, Eritrean Zersenay Tadese, won’t take part in the international tournament.

That leaves Teklemariam Medhin, Goitom Kifle and Nguse Amlesom to line up in the 10,000m while Yared Asmerom, Beraki Beyene, Yonas Kifle, Amanuel Mesel, Kiflom Sium and Samuel Tsegay in the Marathon representing Eritrea.  Continue reading Eritrea Gear up for IAAF World Champ in Moscow