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Ethiopia’s Legese 1st, Eritrea’s Tadese 3rd at Delhi Half Marathon

delhi half marathon winners presentation ceremony
Done and Dusted. Airtel Delhi Half Marathon winners presentation ceremony. (From left) – Mosinet Geremew ($20,000), Birhanu Legese ($ 27,000) and Eritrea’s Zersenay Tadese ($13,000). [Photo © NDTV]
By TesfaNews,

Ethiopia’s Birhanu Legese won the 2015 Airtel Delhi Half Marathon today (29) after clocking 59:20 minutes while his compatriot Mosinet Geremew, who was third in 2014, finished a second later. Eritrea’s Zersenay Tadese, the world record holder in half marathon, finished third in 59:24 minutes.

Kenyans Edwin Kiptoo (59:26 minutes) and Jonathan Maiyo (59:26 minutes) finished fourth and fifth respectively while Abrar Osman from Eritrea finished 7th at 1:00:39 minutes. Continue reading Ethiopia’s Legese 1st, Eritrea’s Tadese 3rd at Delhi Half Marathon

Half Marathon WR Holder Zersenay Tadese Looking to Best Own Record

Elite Runners at ADHM 2015. (L-R) Florence Kiplagat (Kenya), Zersenay Tadese (Eritrea), Kenannisa Bekele (Ethiopia), Moses Kipsiro (Uganda), and Meseret Hailu (Ethiopia)

By SK Running,

Half Marathon world record holders Zersenay Tadese (Eritrea), Moses Kipsiro (Uganda) along with defending champion Florence Kiplagat (Kenya) and Meseret Hailu (Ethiopia) interacted with media at Airtel Delhi Half Marathon (ADHM) 2015 Media Centre in New Delhi on Thursday.

Zersenay, one of the senior and most experienced athletes is ready to face the challenge from other competitors vying for the title. The first Eritrean to win an Olympic medal, he has to his credit six world titles – four half marathon wins and one 20km and one cross country in different events. Continue reading Half Marathon WR Holder Zersenay Tadese Looking to Best Own Record