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Haile Gebrselassie Full Name: Haile Gebrselassie
Meaning of names: in Amharic Haile means 'my power' and Gebrselassie means 'servant of the Trinity'
Birth Date: April 18, 1973
Place of Birth: Assela, Arsi
International Honours: 2001 world half-marathon champion, 8 marathons including 3 victories (Berlin 06, Fukuoka 06, Berlin 07), four-time world 10000m champion, two-time Olympic 10000m champion, three-world Indoor 3000m champion, 2001 world half-marathon champion, won Berlin Marathon & Fukuoka Marathon in 2006
Records: has set 24 world records and currently holds 4 (world indoor 2000m, 10k road, 10M road and marathon)
Manager: Jos Hermens (Global Sports Communications)

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