Barcelona, Spain – Ethiopian athletes dominated the 33rd Barcelona Marathon as they were victorious in both the men and women’s categories here today.
In the women’s category, Lemlem Berhe Yachem (21) triumphed in 2:34: 39, with fellow compatriot Bosho Amelework Fikadu (2:35 : 33) and Irene Mogaka ofÂ KenyaÂ (2:38: 46) coming in second and third places respectively.
1.Â Gezahgne Abera Hunde (Eth) 2:10: 17Â
2.Â Abraham Keter (Ken) 2:10 48Â
3.Â Linus Maiyo (Ken) 2:11 34Â
4.Â Aredom Tiumay Degefa (Eth) 2:12: 17Â
5.Â Jaume Leiva (Spa) 2:13 41
1.Â Lemenen Berha Yachem (Eth) 2:34: 39Â
2.Â Bosho Amelework Fikadu (Eth) 2:35: 53Â
3.Â Mogaka Irene (Ken) 2:38 46Â
4.Â Joasia Zakrzewsky (GBr) 2:43 50Â
5.Â Lou Collins (VST) 2:57: 34