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Tsegaye Segne’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroEthiopian male long-distance runner
A.K.A.Tsegay Segne, Tsegaye Segni, Tsegay Segni, Tsegaye Sengni, Tsegay Seng…
Is Runner
Athlete
Long-distance runner
Marathon runner

From Ethiopia
Type Sports
Gendermale
Birth

1 January 1964

Age57 years

Tsegaye Segne (born 1964) is an Ethiopian former long-distance runner who specialised in the marathon. He was the gold medallist in the event at the 1989 African Championships in Athletics, crossing the line in Lagos in a time of 2:26:26 hours ahead of world medallist Kebede Balcha.
He won the Tel Aviv Marathon in 1991 with a time of 2:19:50 hours and set his career best for the distance of 2:15:16 hours to win the 1993 Addis Ababa Marathon.