Olympic champ Wayde pulls out of race after Covid-19 fiasco

02 August 2020 - 00:01 By DAVID ISAACSON

An apparent false positive for Covid-19 has scuppered the start of Wayde van Niekerk's season.

On Friday, the Olympic 400m champion was told he was positive for the disease and was forced into self-isolation at his hotel in Gemona, Italy...

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