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January 10th, 2015

Desisa Targets Double Glory At Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon

The third fastest winner in the history of the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon, Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa will be gunning for Olympic legend Kenenisa Bekele and a second win in three years when he lines up at the start of the 2015 Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon on January 23.

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December 28th, 2014

Two-Time Champion Aselefech Joins World Class Field

Two-time Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon winner Aselefech Mergia Medessa of Ethiopia has confirmed she will join a world-class women’s field of elite athletes when the world’s richest marathon hits the streets of Dubai on January 23.

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December 14th, 2014

Bekele Confirmed For Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon

Dubai Holding, the investment holding company, has announced that three-time Olympic Champion Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia will take part in the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon on January 23, 2015 in his capacity as Ambassador of the Dubai Holding Wellness Programme.

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