Wayde van Niekerk gives a shout of triumph after winning Silver in the 200m final after 6 days of gruesome consecutive racing! Amazing achievement from Van Niekerk individually bringing home 2 Medals for South Africa. Video by Run2Win Photo by Lucy Nicholson/Reuters
Wayde van Niekerk wins 400m final with ease after the withdrawal of his main rival Isaac Makwala. Van Niekerk’s time of 43.98 was sufficient for victory with Steven Gardiner 2nd in 44.41 and Abdalelah Horoun 3rd in 44.48. Video by SPRINT KING Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP
Wayde van Niekerk cruises to the 400m final, watching Baboloki Thebe all the way in the home straight before shutting down in the last 20m to win in 44.22. This will be the final of the championships with the 400m men in great form. Video by Track&Field 1 Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP.
Carina Horn finishes 3rd in heat 4 of the 100m in London in a time of 11.28 behind Dafne Schippers 2nd in a time of 11.08 and Marie-Josee Ta Lou won the heat in 11.00. All 3 advance to the semi-finals on automatic qualification. Video by Track&Field 1 Photo by Gallo Images
Antonio Alkana finishes 3rd in heat 3 of the 110m hurdles in London in a time of 13.43 behind Shane Brathwaite 2nd in a time of 13.39 and Aries Merrit won the heat in 13.16. All 3 advance to the semi-finals on automatic qualification. Video by Track&Field 1
Akani Simbine clocks 10.15 seconds for 4th place in his 100m heat. Simbine was looking rather uncomfortable in the race and struggled from the start, but his time was good enough to get him into the semi-final but he has to be at his best if he wants to run in the final. Video by…
Video by Sports4Life Photo by ERIC GAILLARD/ REUTERS Akani Simbine finished 3rd in Monaco Diamond League where he was edged out by Jamaican Legend, Usain Bolt who won the race in 9.95 seconds and American, Isaiah Young who finished 2nd in 9.98 seconds. Simbine finished a close 3rd in 10.02 seconds.
Video by Sports4Life Photo by Valery HACHE AFP Wayde van Niekerk wins 400m in Monaco Diamond league with a new meeting record time of 43.73 seconds. Van Niekerk ran the first 200m extremely hard pushing to the shoulder of Makwala before the 200m mark but things didn’t all go his way with Makwala fighting…