'The Comrades spirit was there': 44,000 runners line up for virtual race

21 June 2020 - 00:00 By DAVID ISAACSON

Nkosikhona Mhlakwana didn't only finish the 90km version of last Sunday's virtual Comrades in full stride, he did it in the fastest credible time by a runner.

Mhlakwana's maiden Comrades in 2019 ended in courageous heartbreak as his legs packed up just outside the stadium, costing him a gold medal as he hobbled over the finish line, slipping from ninth to 11th...

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