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Deresse Mekonnen wins the Mile in 3:48.95 at the Bislett Games 2009
  • July 5th, 2009

Eithophian Deresse Mekonnen ran a brave one miler in Oslo as he won the event in a time of 3:48.95.

The mile is however not part of the Golden League jackpot of events, and it is held as Oslo has a long standing tradition of producing mile performances at this venue.

It was a new national record and Deresse became the first Ethiopian to win the Dream Mile.

Official Site: www.bislettgames.com

1 Deresse Mekonnen [ETH] ETH 3:48.95 20
2 William Biwott Tanui [KEN] KEN 3:49.29 16
3 Augustine Kiprono Choge [KEN] KEN 3:50.22 14
4 Mekonnen Gebremedhin [ETH] ETH 3:50.74 12
5 Jeffrey Riseley [AUS] AUS 3:51.25 10
6 Nathan Brannen [CAN] CAN 3:53.18 8
7 Henok Legesse [ETH] ETH 3:55.70 6
8 Tarek Boukensa [ALG] ALG 3:56.90 4
9 Nicholas Kiptanui Kemboi [KEN] KEN 4:06.99 3
Philemon Kipkorir Kimutai [KEN] KEN DNF
Vickson Naran Polonet [KEN] KEN DNF
Mohammed Shaween [KSA] KSA DNF

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