Yomif KEJELCHA

Yomif KEJELCHA - Ethiopia - 4th at 2017 World Championships 5000m.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 12 August 2017

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Friday, 01 August 1997
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Ethiopia
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Ethiopia
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Yomif KEJELCHA - Ethiopia - 4th at 2017 World Championships 5000m.

Yomif Kejelcha finishes fourth at the World Championships in the 5,000 metres,
as he did four years earlier in Beijing, though with a time nearly 20 seconds quicker.
Still onlytwenty in London, he was the World Junior Champion in 2014 over 5,000 metres.


2017 World Athletics Championship London.
Men's 5,000 metres final.


 1. EDRIS Muktar Ethiopia (ETH)   
 13:32.79  
 2. FARAH Mo Great Britain (GBR)  13:33.22  
 3. CHELIMO Paul
United States (USA)  13:33.30  
 4. KEJELCHA Yomif
Ethiopia (ETH)  13:33.51  
 5. BAREGA Selemon
Ethiopia (ETH)
 13:35.34  
 6. AHMED Mohammed
Canada (CAN)  13:35.43  
 7. KIFLE Aron Eritrea (ERI)  13:36.91
 8. BUTCHART Andrew Great Britain (GBR)  13:38.73
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Yomif leads the field with 400 metres to go at " The Bell".  Doing his apprenticeship perhaps.