Fina: Chad ducks out of heats, heads to awards

2012-12-18 00:00

CAPE TOWN — South African swimming sensation Chad le Clos left the world short course championships in Istanbul on Sunday with two medals after he opted out of defending his 200 metres butterfly crown.

However, sensationally, according to the sister newspaper Beeld’s website, Le Clos failed to turn up for the heats on Sunday morning after deciding to attend the BBC’s Sports Personality Awards in London. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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