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Top medal sports
Meseret Defar shocks Tirunesh Dibaba with a stunning last lap to reclaim the Olympic 5,000m title she won in 2004.
10 Aug 12
5 Aug 12
Ethiopia's Tiki Gelana wins the women's marathon in an Olympic record time of two hours, 23 minutes and seven seconds.
3 Aug 12
Ethiopia's Tirunesh Dibaba defends her 10,000m title with a dominant display as Britain's Jo Pavey and Julia Bleasdale smash their personal bests.
27 May 12
Ethiopian two-time Olympic 10,000m champion Haile Gebrselassie fails to qualify for this summer's Games in London.
More Ethiopia stories (6)
Athletics 20 May 12
Men's Marathon 17 Apr 12
Men's Marathon 26 Feb 12
Men's 5000m 24 Jan 12
2 Jan 12
Men's 10,000m 28 Sep 11
Ethiopia at the Olympics
24 London 2012 ranking
18 Beijing 2008 ranking
1956 First Olympic appearance
Athletes from Ethiopia
- One to watch Tirunesh Dibaba Athletics Medallist
- Tariku Bekele Athletics Medallist
- Meseret Defar Athletics Medallist
- Sofia Assefa Athletics Medallist
- Dejen Gebremeskel Athletics Medallist
- Tiki Gelana Athletics Medallist
- One to watch Kenenisa Bekele Athletics
- Dino Sefir Athletics
- Abeba Aregawi Athletics
- Gelete Burka Athletics
- Aman Wote Athletics
- Mulualem Girma Teshale Swimming
- Silver Dejen Gebremeskel Men's 5000m
- Gold Meseret Defar Women's 5000m
- Bronze Tirunesh Dibaba Women's 5000m
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