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Haile Gebrselassie resigned

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Addis Ababa, November 12, 2018 (FBC) -Haile Gebrselassie has resigned as President of Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF).

He was replaced by Derartu Tulu.

Haile served as President for the past two years.

He had major competition wins at distances between 1500 metres and the marathon, moving from outdoor, indoor and cross country running to road running in the latter part of his career.

He broke 61 Ethiopian national records ranging from 800 metres to the marathon, set 27 world records, and is widely regarded as the greatest distance runner in history.