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Kenenisa BEKELE
Country: Ethiopia 
Born: 13.06.1982
3 x Olympic champion
5 x World champion
1 x Olympic Games Silver medallist
1 x World Indoor champion
1 x World Championships Bronze medallist
1 x In Top 8 at Olympic Games
1 x All-African Games winner
12 x World Cross Country champion
2 x African champion
3 x World Athletics Final winner
1 x World Cross Country Championships Silver medallist
1 x World (Continental) Cup Silver medallist
1 x World Junior Championships Silver medallist
1 x Grand Prix Final Silver medallist
1 x World Youth Championships Silver medallist
2 x Diamond League meeting winner
17 x Golden League meeting winner
1 x In Top 8 at African Championships
1 x National champion
3 x Current World Record holder - 5000m, 5000m ind., 10,000m
3 x Current African Record holder - 5000m, 5000m ind., 10,000m
4 x World Records in career

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Chapters
  • Short biography
  • All-Athletics.com World Rankings
  • Personal bests
  • Season's bests
  • Progression of season's bests
  • All-Time Personal Top 10
  • Results by limits
  • Honours
  • Major championships
  • All Results
  • Description
  • Winning Streaks
  • Head-to-Head

All-Athletics.com World Rankings

Event GroupPlaceScore

Personal Bests

EventResultVenueDate
1500m3:32.35Shanghai (CHN)28.09.2007
Mile ind.4:01.57New York (USA)03.02.2006
2000m ind.4:49.99Birmingham (GBR)17.02.2007
3000m7:25.79Stockholm (SWE)07.08.2007
3000m ind.7:30.51Stockholm (SWE)20.02.2007
2 Miles8:13.51Hengelo (NED)26.05.2007
2 Miles ind.8:04.35Birmingham (GBR)16.02.2008
5000m12:37.35Hengelo (NED)31.05.2004
5000m ind.12:49.60Birmingham (GBR)20.02.2004
10,000m26:17.53Bruxelles (BEL)26.08.2005
4 Miles Road17:11Groningen (NED)09.10.2011
10 km Road27:49Dublin (IRL)15.04.2012
15 km Road42:42Heerenberg (NED)09.12.2001
Half Marathon1:00:09South Shields (GBR)15.09.2013
Marathon2:03:03Berlin (GER)25.09.2016

Season's Bests

EventResultVenueDate
Marathon2:05:57London (GBR)23.04.2017

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Current World Ranking Positions - 17.10.2017

Event GroupPlaceScore

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions:

Event GroupPlace
Men's 5000mxxfor xxx weeks
Men's 10,000mxxfor xxx weeks
Men's Overall Rankingxxfor xxx weeks
Men's Marathonxxfor xxx weeks

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  • 2004
  • 2003
  • 2002
  • 2001

Personal bests

EventResultVenueDateA-TRecord(s)Score
1500m3:32.35Shanghai (CHN)28.09.2007xxxxxx
Mile ind.4:01.57New York (USA)03.02.2006xxxxxx
2000m ind.4:49.99Birmingham (GBR)17.02.2007xxWBP, ABPxxxx
3000m7:25.79Stockholm (SWE)07.08.2007xxxxxx
3000m ind.7:30.51Stockholm (SWE)20.02.2007xxxxxx
2 Miles8:13.51Hengelo (NED)26.05.2007xxxxxx
2 Miles ind.8:04.35Birmingham (GBR)16.02.2008xxABPxxxx
5000m12:37.35Hengelo (NED)31.05.2004xxWR, ARxxxx
5000m ind.12:49.60Birmingham (GBR)20.02.2004xxWR, ARxxxx
10,000m26:17.53Bruxelles (BEL)26.08.2005xxWR, ARxxxx
4 Miles Road17:11Groningen (NED)09.10.2011xxxxxx
10 km Road27:49Dublin (IRL)15.04.2012xxxxxx
15 km Road42:42Heerenberg (NED)09.12.2001xxxxxx
Half Marathon1:00:09South Shields (GBR)15.09.2013xxxxxx
Marathon2:03:03Berlin (GER)25.09.2016xxxxxx
A-T: Position in the All-Time Lists. Click on the event names to see the All-Time lists for that event.

Season's bests:
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
  • 2003
  • 2002
  • 2001
  • 2000
  • 1999

EventResultVenueDateT-LScore
Marathon2:05:57London (GBR)23.04.2017xxxxxx
T-L: Position in the Season's World Top Lists. Click on the event names to see the Top List of the respective event.

Progression of season's bests:
  • Men's 1500m
  • Men's Mile indoor
  • Men's 2000m indoor
  • Men's 3000m
  • Men's 3000m indoor
  • Men's 2 Miles
  • Men's 2 Miles indoor
  • Men's 5000m
  • Men's 5000m indoor
  • Men's 10,000m
  • Men's Cross Country
  • Men's 4 Miles Road Race
  • Men's 10km Road Race
  • Men's 15km Road Race
  • Men's Half Marathon
  • Men's Marathon

SeasonResultVenueDateT-LRecord(s)Score
2000xxxxRieti (ITA)xx.xx.2000xxxxxx
2001xxxxSevilla (ESP)xx.xx.2001xxxxxx
2002xxxxMilano (ITA)xx.xx.2002xxxxxx
2003xxxxOslo (NOR)xx.xx.2003xxxxxx
2004xxxxHengelo (NED)xx.xx.2004xxWR, ARxxxx
2005xxxxParis (FRA)xx.xx.2005xxxxxx
2006xxxxBruxelles (BEL)xx.xx.2006xxxxxx
2007xxxxZaragoza (ESP)xx.xx.2007xxxxxx
2008xxxxZürich (SUI)xx.xx.2008xxxxxx
2009xxxxZürich (SUI)xx.xx.2009xxxxxx
2012xxxxParis (FRA)xx.xx.2012xxxxxx
2013xxxxOstrava (CZE)xx.xx.2013xxxxxx
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All-Time Personal Top 10:
  • All events
  • Men's 1500m
  • Men's Mile indoor
  • Men's 2000m indoor
  • Men's 3000m
  • Men's 3000m indoor
  • Men's 2 Miles
  • Men's 2 Miles indoor
  • Men's 5000m
  • Men's 5000m indoor
  • Men's 10,000m
  • Men's Cross Country
  • Men's 4 Miles Road Race
  • Men's 10km Road Race
  • Men's 15km Road Race
  • Men's Half Marathon
  • Men's Marathon

EventDateCompetitionCnt.Cat.TypeNr.Pl.ResultDropScoreRecord(s)
5000mxx.xx.2004xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxBF 1.xxxx0.0xxxxWR, AR
10,000mxx.xx.2004xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxAF 1.xxxx0.0xxxx
10,000mxx.xx.2005xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxGLF 1.xxxx0.0xxxxWR, AR
5000m ind.xx.xx.2004xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxBF 1.xxxx0.0xxxxWR, AR
5000mxx.xx.2005xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxGLF 1.xxxx0.0xxxx
2 Miles ind.xx.xx.2006xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxBF 1.xxxx0.0xxxx
2000m ind.xx.xx.2007xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxBF 1.xxxx0.0xxxxWBP, ABP
Marathonxx.xx.2016xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxGLF 1.xxxx xxxx
10,000mxx.xx.2005xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxBF 1.xxxx0.0xxxx
2 Miles ind.xx.xx.2008xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxBF 1.xxxx0.0xxxxABP

Results by limits:
  • 1500m
  • Mile ind.
  • 2000m ind.
  • 3000m
  • 3000m ind.
  • 2 Miles
  • 2 Miles ind.
  • 5000m
  • 5000m ind.
  • 10,000m
  • 10 km Road
  • 15 km Road
  • Half Marathon
  • Marathon
  • 3000m Indoor & Outdoor
  • 2 Miles Indoor & Outdoor
  • 5000m Indoor & Outdoor

<12:40.00:xxx
<12:50.00:xxx
<13:00.00:xxx
<13:10.00:xxx
<13:20.00:xxx
<13:30.00:xxx
<13:40.00:xxx
<13:50.00:xxx
<14:10.00:xxx

Honours

Olympic Games

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Diamond League

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Results in:
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Marathon

DateCompetitionCnt.Cat.TypeNr.Pl.ResultDropScore
xx.xx.2017xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxAF xxxxxx xxxx
xx.xx.2017xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxGLF xxxxxx xxxx
xx.xx.2017xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxGLF xxxxxx xxxx
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