Ethiopia finishes 7th at IAAF World Championships

(EBC; August 14, 2017) - Ethiopian has finished 7th at the IAAF World Championships London 2017 with 5 medals - two gold and three silver medals.

The USA topped the medal table with 10 gold, 11 silver and 9 bronze medals, followed by Kenya (11 medals) and South Africa (6 medals).

Ethiopia's two gold medals were the most precious gifts from Almaz Ayana in women's 10,000m and Muktar Edris in men 5,000m races.

No less important, the three silver medals were brought by Tirunesh Dibaba in women's 10,000m, Tamirat Tola in men's marathon and Almaz Ayana in women's 5000m events.