Tariku Bekele Ethiopia

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

28 Feb 1987

Height

1.68m

Weight

62kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 1

Top Performances

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ATHLETICS
Mo Farah

Farah wins Olympic 10,000m gold

Mo Farah caps a memorable night for British athletics by securing gold in the 10,000 metres.

5 Aug 12

Mo Farah Farah wins Olympic 10,000m gold

Men's 10,000m

4 Aug 12

Mo Farah becomes the first Briton to win Olympic 10,000m gold with a tremendous victory in the Olympic Stadium.

Results for Tariku Bekele

Date Event Rank Mark
4 Aug Men's 10,000m Final 3 bronze 27:31.43

Head to Head

Tariku Bekele vs Christopher Thompson

Tariku Bekele

Tariku Bekele Ethiopia flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

27:31.43 Men's 10,000m

Height

1.68m (5'6")

Weight

62kg

Age

27

Christopher Thompson

Christopher Thompson Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

29:06.14 Men's 10,000m

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

67kg

Age

33

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