American Molly Huddle has a chance to earn a place on the podium in Sunday’s famed race on Cape Cod.
He's the first Ethiopian male winner in the race's history.
He is joined by two other previous champions of the 12K race.
The Kenyan won the 10,000m event at the Zatopek race.
Kenyan men have won the race six times in a row.
Fifteen men break 28 minutes in the 10,000m on a rainy night at the Prefontaine Classic.