Wayde van Niekerk wins 400m in Potchefstroom

Van Niekerk continues comeback from injury and coronavirus recovery with another win. Despite slipping out of the blocks he won the race at the Athletics Central North Western Open Track & Field Meeting in a time of 45.89 seconds. Tweeting after the race (Far from satisfied with tonights performance, but a lot closer to where I want to be. It will come together at the perfect time.)Once he exploded up from the ground, though, he slipped which the stadium announcer later attributed to the block breaking, after the 150metre mark, he was already up to the pace of the rest of the field and cruised to victory.