Tigist Girma & Shura Kitata win Ethopian Olympic Marathon Trials ​

Shura Kitata and Tigist Girma were announced winners of the Ethiopian Olympic Marathon Trials on Saturday in Sebeta (a city just outside the country’s capital of Addis Ababa). ​
The 35K qualifying race saw an exhilarating finish in the men’s event, with Kitata, the 2020 London Marathon champion, beating a two-time Boston Marathon winner, Lelisa Desisa in a sprint to the line. Girma’s win was a lot more comfortable as she crossed the line 22 seconds ahead of her next-closest competito​