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Tsegaye Mekonnen continues the debutants’ streak, break world junior record in Dubai

Marathon novices mantained their domination in Dubai: a debutant won the Standard Chartered Dubai title for the third consecutive occasion in this IAAF Gold Label Race. Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Mekonnen continued this impressive sequence as the 18 year-old sprang a surprise, running 2:04:32 in his first marathon. This achievement improved the unofficial World Junior Record by … Continue reading Tsegaye Mekonnen continues the debutants’ streak, break world junior record in Dubai