Jamaican legend Usain Bolt never doubted Wayde van Niekerk’s sprint pedigree

08 September 2016 - 09:17 By Mninawa Ntloko

Wayde van Niekerk says he hopes to emulate Jamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt one day and also win numerous Olympic gold medals.Moments after winning another 100m Olympic gold medal at the Rio-held global showpiece last month‚ a visibly impressed Bolt congratulated the South African on his 400m world record and gold medal.

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