Yomif Kejelcha defended his 3000 meters title at Birmingham 2018

borkena
March 4, 2018

One of Ethiopia’s talented and young athlete, Yomif Kejelcha defended his 3000 meters indoor title at the Birmingham 2018 World indoor championship.

This is Ethiopia’s third gold medal in the championship as Genzebe Dibaba has won double in 1500m and 3000 meters this same week.

He crossed the finishing line in 8:14.41 to claim his gold medal. Based on IAAF report, his winning time in “the slowest in the 32-year history of the championships by more than 10 seconds, but that mattered little to the Ethiopian.”

For more, check out IAAF.



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