Gebrselassie to run in Tokyo marathon
18 November 2011, 01:21
Ethiopia's former world marathon record holder Haile
Gebrselassie will run in the Tokyo marathon on February 26, the event's
organisers said on Friday.
"We have reached a basic agreement and we are in the process of signing a
contract with him," Junko Kurokawa, a spokeswoman for the Tokyo
Marathon Foundation, said.
The 38-year-old is expected to announce his plan to race in Tokyo when
he takes part in a 15-kilometre road race in the Netherlands on Sunday,
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