Coach okays Makwala in fast and furious race

Isaac Makwala’s coach, Justice Dipeba said the athlete did well in a fast and furious 400m final where the top three did sub 44 seconds for the first time in history.

Makwala finished fifth in the race and relinquished his African record of 43:72 seconds after South African Wayne Van Niekerk clocked 43:48 to win gold.

“It was one of the best races in the history of athletics, the first time we get top the three guys under 44 seconds.

Editor's Comment
Happy Independence Day!

Independence Day holds immense significance for Batswana as a whole. It offers a moment for reflection and celebration of the country's achievements, while also prompting introspection.We must honestly assess whether the number of years of independence aligns with the progress we have made. While there is certainly much to celebrate, there are also pressing issues that require the attention of relevant stakeholders. Many Batswana are facing...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up