ABABA, July 26, 2017 – When the Ethiopian Athletics
Federation (EAF) released the final lists of athletes set to represent the
nation at the upcoming world Athletics Championships, it was clear that one big
name was missing from the list, Kenenisa Bekele, the five-time world champion at 5000m and 10,000m .
the EAF press conference held Ararat Hotel north of Addis Ababa, where Ethiopia’s
athletics team has been training for the past 45 days, President Haile
Gebresilassie said: “No one in this country, including myself wishes to see
Kenenisa Bekele finishing his race ...