- Ethiopian officials: Bekele won't make Olympic marathon team Updated: Jun-08-16 6:56 pm
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Ethiopian track and field officials will not reconsider selection criteria to allow Kenenisa Bekele a spot on the Olympic marathon team, and they rejected Wednesday strong criticism by Bekele, Haile Gebrselassie and other elite athletes.
- Gebrselassie, other athletes protest at Ethiopia federation Updated: Jun-07-16 3:54 pm
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Distance running great Haile Gebrselassie was part of a group of athletes who protested against the Ethiopian track federation on Tuesday.
- Bekele says 'unjust' that he was left off Olympic team Updated: Jun-01-16 6:47 pm
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Kenenisa Bekele took a swipe at the Ethiopian Athletics Federation on Wednesday after he was left off the marathon team for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, calling his exclusion "unjust" and claiming the selection criteria is "biased."