Gudaf TSEGAY

Gudaf TSEGAY - Ethiopia - 2023 World 10,000m champion.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 19 August 2023

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Thursday, 23 January 1997
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Ethiopia.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Ethiopia
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Gudaf TSEGAY - Ethiopia - 2023 World 10,000m champion.

Gidaf Tsegay passes the falling Sifan Hassan to win the 10,000m in Budapest.

Hassan was the Olympic Champion for the event.

On 17th September 2023 Tsegay set a new World Record for the 5,000 metres

of 14:00.21 seconds, beating Faith Kipygon's previous record of 14:05.20,

which was set earlier in the year.

 

223 World Athletics Championships. Budapest, Hungary.

Final women's 10,000 metres, 19th August.

 

1st place, gold medalist(s) Gudaf Tsegay  Ethiopia (ETH) 31:27.18
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Letesenbet Gidey  Ethiopia (ETH) 31:28.16 SB
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Ejgayehu Taye  Ethiopia (ETH) 31:28.31
4 Irine Jepchumba Kimais  Kenya (KEN) 31:32.19 SB
5 Alicia Monson  United States (USA) 31:32.29
6 Agnes Jebet Ngetich  Kenya (KEN) 31:34.83 PB
7 Ririka Hironaka  Japan (JPN) 31:35.12 SB
8 Jessica Warner-Judd  Great Britain & N.I. (GBR) 31:35.38