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Who wins? Kenenisa Bekele vs. Usain Bolt at 600 meters

Donovan Bailey and Michael Johnson – step aside… Why on earth would Kenenisa Bekele and Usain Bolt race each other at 600 meters is beyond me. If anything, it would help promote Bekele as he is not a household name as compared to Bolt, despite his amazing accomplishments. If you don’t believe me, just go…

Kenenisa Bekele wants showdown with world's fastest man Usain Bolt

Website chat rooms have been abuzz with opinion since the hypothetical question was posed to Bekele a fortnight ago, but now it seems the Ethiopian is keen to settle the argument with a real race over a distance between 600 and 800 metres. His manager plans to speak to Bolt’s agent about arranging a showdown….

Bekele to target World 3000m mark in Birmingham

Birmingham, UK – The reigning two-time Olympic champion over the 10,000m, Kenenisa Bekele, will have his sights set on Kenyan Daniel Komen’s 3000m World record in Birmingham in February. Bekele hopes to add yet another World record to his impressive collection at the National Indoor Arena (NIA) at the Aviva Grand Prix on 20 February,…

Bekele and Dibaba announce busy starts to 2010

Ethiopia’s stars Kenenisa Bekele and Tirunesh Dibaba, the 5000m and 10000m double winners in Beijing in 2008, will have a busy start to their 2010 seasons, the Ethiopianrun reports. Bekele, who won his first world championship 5000m and 10000m double in Berlin in August this year to add to a similar triumph at the 2008…