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Jobodwana takes his place on the world stage

Anaso Jobodwana filed the nation with pride when he rose to the serious challenge of running against the likes of the 'World's fastest man', Usain Bolt in the 200 metre 2015 IAAF World Championships semi-final. He managed to finish third, while Usain Bolt won the race.

Jobodwana's bronze is Team SA's second medal at the athletics championships, following Wayde van Niekerk's golden victory in the 400 metres final on Wednesday.

Jobodwana ran the 200m in 19.87 seconds beating Wayde van Niekerk’s 19.94 national record.

SA sprinter Anaso Jobodwana spoke to Sport Talk's Udo Carelse last night about the race.

Well done Anaso!


This article first appeared on 702 : Jobodwana takes his place on the world stage


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