Birhanu BALEW

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Bahrain Bahrain
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    27 FEB 1996
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    14695983

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's 5000m 10 1319
Men's Overall Ranking 148 1319

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's 5000m 3 for 19 weeks
Men's Overall Ranking 45 for 1 week
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
3000 Metres 7:34.26 Prince Moulay Abdellah, Rabat (MAR) 13 JUL 2018 1212
Two Miles 8:20.56 Palo Alto, CA (USA) 30 JUN 2019 1148
5000 Metres 12:56.26 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 06 JUN 2019 1223
10,000 Metres 31:16.51 Doha (QAT) 25 APR 2017 849
10 Kilometres 29:01 Abu Dhabi (UAE) 24 MAR 2018 1049
15 Kilometres 43:19 Le Puy-en-Velay (FRA) 01 MAY 2016 1113
Half Marathon 1:01:45 Kuwait (KUW) 14 JAN 2017 1120

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
2000 Metres 5:00.34 Liévin (FRA) 10 FEB 2019 1171
3000 Metres 7:44.03 Birmingham (GBR) 02 MAR 2018 1176

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
3000 Metres 7:37.37 Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 13 JUN 2019 1193
Two Miles 8:20.56 Palo Alto, CA (USA) 30 JUN 2019 1148
5000 Metres 12:56.26 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 06 JUN 2019 1223

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
2000 Metres 5:00.34 Liévin (FRA) 10 FEB 2019 1171
3000 Metres 7:46.00 Mondeville (FRA) 02 FEB 2019 1164

Outdoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019 7:37.37 Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 13 JUN 2019
2018 7:34.26 Prince Moulay Abdellah, Rabat (MAR) 13 JUL 2018
2017 7:52.98 Hamad Bin Suhaim, Doha (QAT) 05 MAY 2017
2016 7:44.29 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 03 SEP 2016
2015 8:19.51 Halluin (FRA) 24 JUN 2015

Outdoor

Two Miles

Performance Place Date
2019 8:20.56 Palo Alto, CA (USA) 30 JUN 2019
2018 8:21.54 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 25 MAY 2018

Outdoor

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019 12:56.26 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 06 JUN 2019
2018 13:01.09 Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 05 JUL 2018
2017 13:09.93 Heusden-Zolder (BEL) 22 JUL 2017
2016 13:09.26 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 20 AUG 2016
2015 13:39.65 Qatif (KSA) 25 OCT 2015

Outdoor

10,000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2017 31:16.51 Doha (QAT) 25 APR 2017

Outdoor

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2018 29:01 Abu Dhabi (UAE) 24 MAR 2018
2017 30:13 Dubai (UAE) 20 JAN 2017

Outdoor

15 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2017 45:06 Sao Paulo (BRA) 31 DEC 2017
2016 43:19 Le Puy-en-Velay (FRA) 01 MAY 2016

Outdoor

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2017 1:01:45 Kuwait (KUW) 14 JAN 2017
2016 1:04:54 Casablanca (MAR) 15 MAY 2016

Indoor

2000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2018/19 5:00.34 Liévin (FRA) 10 FEB 2019

Indoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2018/19 7:46.00 Mondeville (FRA) 02 FEB 2019
2017/18 7:44.03 Birmingham (GBR) 02 MAR 2018
2015/16 7:46.15 Sabadell (ESP) 19 FEB 2016

Honours - Asian Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 5000 Metres 13:37.42 Doha (QAT) 24 APR 2019

Honours - Asian Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 5000 Metres 13:43.17 Jakarta (INA) 30 AUG 2018

Honours - Diamond League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 5000 Metres 13:01.09 Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 05 JUL 2018
1. 5000 Metres 13:09.64 SS, Shanghai (CHN) 12 MAY 2018
Results in:

2000 Metres Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
10 FEB 2019 Meeting Hauts-de-France Pas-de-Calais, Liévin FRAFRA D F 1. 5:00.34

3000 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
13 JUN 2019 Bislett Games, Bislett, Oslo NORNOR GW F 5. 7:37.37
30 JUN 2019 Prefontaine Classic, Palo Alto, CA USAUSA F F 7:47.52

3000 Metres Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
02 FEB 2019 Meeting National, Mondeville FRAFRA F F 1. 7:46.00

Two Miles

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
30 JUN 2019 Prefontaine Classic, Palo Alto, CA USAUSA A F 10. 8:20.56

5000 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
08 APR 2019 Arab Championships, Cairo EGYEGY C F 1. 13:33.72
24 APR 2019 Asian Championships, Doha QATQAT GL F 1. 13:37.42
18 MAY 2019 IAAF Diamond League, SS, Shanghai CHNCHN GW F 4. 13:05.04
06 JUN 2019 Golden Gala - Pietro Mennea, Stadio Olimpico, Roma ITAITA GW F 4. 12:56.26
05 JUL 2019 Athletissima, Pontaise, Lausanne SUISUI GW F 16. 13:17.82
29 AUG 2019 Weltklasse, Zürich SUISUI DF F 10. 13:21.13
27 SEP 2019 IAAF World Championships in Athletics, Khalifa International Stadium, Doha QATQAT OW H1 6. 13:25.70
30 SEP 2019 IAAF World Championships in Athletics, Khalifa International Stadium, Doha QATQAT OW F1 9. 13:14.66

Senior Race

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
30 MAR 2019 IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Aarhus DENDEN GW F1 19. 33:08