Marathon team primed to spring a surprise at the Tokyo Olympics

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Stephen Mokoka is expected to put his knowledge of racing in Asia to good use at the Olympics. Photo: Roger Sedres / Gallo Images
Stephen Mokoka is expected to put his knowledge of racing in Asia to good use at the Olympics. Photo: Roger Sedres / Gallo Images

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Ever modest, the South African marathon great and former New York Marathon winner is at pains to point out that his role, now that he has spoken to a squad, is that of providing support and even being a cheerleader.

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