10 JUL 2012 General News Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Ethiopia to send squad of 33 to London

In Berlin 2009, another World 5000m gold for Kenenisa Bekele (Getty Images)In Berlin 2009, another World 5000m gold for Kenenisa Bekele (Getty Images) © Copyright
Ethiopia will send a squad of 33 to the London Olympic Games.

A list of the 33 athletes, along with nine reserves is below.

MEN -
400m:
Bereket Desta

800m:
Mohamed Aman

1500m:
Mekonnen Gebremedhin
Dawit Wolde
Teshome Dirirsa
Aman Wote - RESERVE

5000m:
Dejen Gebremeskel
Hagos Gebrhiwet
Yenew Alamirew
Imane Merga - RESERVE
Kenenisa Bekele - RESERVE

10,000m:
Kenenisa Bekele
Tariku Bekele
Gebregziabher Gebremariam
Lelisa Desisa - RESERVE

3000m S/C:
Roba Gari
Birhan Getahun
Nahom Mesfin

Marathon:
Ayele Abshero
Dino Sefir
Getu Feleke
Tadese Tola - RESERVE

WOMEN -
800m:
Fantu Magiso

1500m:
Abeba Aregawi
Genzebe Dibaba
Meskerem Assefa

5000m:
Meseret Defar
Gelete Burka
Genet Yalew
Tirunesh Dibaba - RESERVE

10,000m:
Tirunesh Dibaba
Beleynesh Oljira
Worknesh Kidane
Aberu Kebede - RESERVE

3000m S/C:
Sofia Assefa
Hiwot Ayalew
Etenesh Diro
Zemzem Ahmed - RESERVE

Marathon:
Tiki Gelana
Aselefech Mergia
Mare Dibaba
Bezunesh Bekele - RESERVE