Athletics 23.3.2017 04:00 pm

Fiery Akani Simbine lays down marker for Wayde and co on Twitter

South Africa’s 100m record holder engages in some banter ahead of next month’s SA champs but his rivals are on the money too.

Akani Simbine, who is currently the fastest man in the world this year, has already stirred interest for next month's national championships in Potchefstroom.

Fiery Akani Simbine lays down marker for Wayde and co on Twitter
Fiery Akani Simbine lays down marker for Wayde and co on Twitter

Fiery Akani Simbine lays down marker for Wayde and co on Twitter

South Africa’s 100m record holder engages in some banter ahead of next month’s SA champs but his rivals are on the money too.

Akani Simbine and co show South Africa’s growing sprint depth
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Akani Simbine and co show South Africa’s growing sprint depth

The speedster and his hastily assembled relay team narrowly miss the SA record as Anaso Jobodwana gets going in Germiston.
Van Dyk charges to New York hat-trick
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Van Dyk charges to New York hat-trick

The veteran athlete is expected to target a record 11th victory at the prestigious Boston Marathon.
Thando Roto joins SA sprinting elite
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Thando Roto joins SA sprinting elite

Roto finished second in the senior men’s final on day two of the Gauteng North provincial championships.
Comrades hopefuls show their cards at Om die Dam
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Comrades hopefuls show their cards at Om die Dam

Ludwick Mamabolo in particular was looking good, though he didn’t win.
Luvo Manyonga soars to Africa’s long jump record
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Luvo Manyonga soars to Africa’s long jump record

The Olympic silver medalist, who two years ago was nowhere, continues to showcase what an immensely talented athlete he truly is.
Ludwick Mamabolo has ulterior motives at Hartbeespoort
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Ludwick Mamabolo has ulterior motives at Hartbeespoort

The ultra-distance veteran wants to use the Om die Dam road race as a platform for an assault on this year’s Comrades title.
Rhythm key for Caster Semenya as she juggles events
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Rhythm key for Caster Semenya as she juggles events

South Africa’s Olympic golden girl will focus on shorter distances this weekend after impressing with her effort over 3000m in Potch.
Sunette Viljoen sets sights on 70m mark
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Sunette Viljoen sets sights on 70m mark

South Africa’s javelin queen opened her season with a 62.82m heave at the third leg of the ASA Speed Series.
Chad le Clos ‘gutted’ by Durban’s Commonwealth snub
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Chad le Clos ‘gutted’ by Durban’s Commonwealth snub

But while he’s diplomatic, the fiery Sunette Viljoen relishes the chance to pick a beef with Fikile Mbalula again.
Caster Semenya is back! 3 stars to look out for in Potch
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Caster Semenya is back! 3 stars to look out for in Potch

South Africa’s Olympic darling headlines the third leg of ASA’s speed series, which also features a certain Akani Simbine…
Wayde van Niekerk jogs 400m, blitzes 100m in Bloem
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Wayde van Niekerk jogs 400m, blitzes 100m in Bloem

The Olympic champion wastes little sweat on his hallmark 400 because of a lack of decent competition in the City of Roses.

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