Kenenisa Bekele will be no fourth Olympic Games experience. The Ethiopian runner succeeded Wednesday in Hengelo failed to qualify themselves to the 10,000 meters in Rio.He stepped out of the race on the track of the FBK Stadium.
Bekele holds the world records at 5,000 meters (12.37,35) and 10,000 meters (26.17,53). He won gold in both long haul at the Games in Beijing in 2008. Four years earlier in Athens, there was gold in the 10,000 and silver in the 5,000 meters. In London in 2012 he was there. Yigrem Demelash won the match, which was regarded as the Olympic trial for Ethiopia in the world year best time of 26.51,14. Tamirat Tola and Abadi Hadis accompany him to Rio. In the women qualified Almaz Ayana, Gelete Burka and triple Olympic champion Tirunesh Dibaba themselves. Ayana was a class apart and soloed to 30/07/04, also the world’s best years.
While on the other hand Athlete Almaz Ayana, 24 made the best year performance so far delivered on the ten kilometers. The athlete ran in the Olympic qualifier in the FBK Stadium her compatriots completely to smithereens. She recorded a time of 7.30.04, Followed by The number Gelete Burka and Triple Olympic champion Tirunesh Dibabe on the 2nd and 3rd place respectively
Source : de Gelderlander