Side Entry | Wayde van Niekerk’s new opponent – is he the real deal or just great on paper?

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 Wayde van Niekerk
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While Wayde van Niekerk was reiterating his desire to break his 400m record again, in an interview with his predecessor for that title, Michael Johnson, Michael Norman was running a 9.86-second 100m at the strangely named AP High-Performance Invitationals 1-5 competition in Fort Worth, Texas, US.

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ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule has written a letter suspending party president Cyril Ramaphosa in apparent retaliation after he was served with a letter of suspension on Wednesday.
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