South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk has won gold in the 400m in Beijing Wayde van Niekerk bossed the 400m Men's Final at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing. http://www.thesouthafrican.com/south-africas-wayde-van-niekerk-has-won-gold-in-the-400m-in-beijing/
South African 400 meter World champion Wayde van Niekerk has become the first man in history to run faster than 10 seconds for 100 metres, 20 seconds for 200 metres and 44 seconds for 400 metres. Wayde also won Olympic gold in Rio 2016 by finishing the 400m in 43.03s, breaking both the Olympic and World records
Wayde Van Niekerk made a little bit of history at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Paris when he became the first African to run faster than 44 seconds for one lap of the track, when he ran 43.96 on Saturday (4).
Wayde van Niekerk nominated for the Laureus World Breakthrough of the Year Award A stellar collection of the world’s greatest Olympic and Paralympic stars from Rio de Janeiro have been nominated for the Laureus World Sports Awards, following a ballot by the world’s media. http://www.thesouthafrican.com/wayde-van-niekerk-nominated-for-the-laureus-world-breakthrough-of-the-year-award/
Twitter reacts to Wayde van Niekerk's world record Proudly South African doesn't even begin to describe the swell of support for Van Niekerk on social media. Have a look... http://www.thesouthafrican.com/twitter-reacts-to-wayde-van-niekerks-world-record/
Usain Bolt's reaction to Wayde van Niekerk breaking the world record is everything Freaking out. http://www.thesouthafrican.com/usain-bolts-reaction-to-wayde-van-niekerk-breaking-the-world-record-is-everything-video/