According to an official twitter handle dedicated for the competition, the Ethopia finished ahead of favourite Joshua Kipkorir from Kenya to claim the grand prize of $50,000.
Sintayehu Legese finished with a time of 2:17:20. Joshua Kipkorir came second as he finished 55 seconds later than the winner.
It was a clean sweep for the East African nations as Kenya’s Joshua Kipkorir finished in second place to go home $40,000 while another Kenyan went home with $30,000.
Goyet ran the race in two hours and 30 mins.
He is expected to go home with three million Naira.