Athletics: Jet-lagged Gatlin flops in fourth on maiden South Africa visit

  • Athletics: Jet-lagged Gatlin flops in fourth on maiden South Africa visit: PRETORIA: World 100 metres champion Justin Gatlin tasted defeat on his first visit to South Africa with home sprinter Anaso Jobodwana beating him in the rarely run 150m at the Athletix Grand Prix meeting in Pretoria on Thursday (Mar 8). "My coach said to focus on the first 100 metres and that is what I …. Google Alert – Pretoria
  • Athletics: Under-cooked Gatlin finishes fourth in 150 meters: PRETORIA (Reuters) – World 100 meters champion Justin Gatlin made a sluggish start to his 2018 season when he finished fourth in the rarely-run 150-metres sprint at the Athletix Grand Prix meet in Pretoria on Thursday. It was the first time the American has run competitively over the distance and the …. Google Alert – Pretoria
  • Athletics-Under-cooked Gatlin finishes fourth in 150 metres: PRETORIA, March 8 (Reuters) – World 100 metres champion Justin Gatlin made a sluggish start to his 2018 season when he finished fourth in the rarely-run 150-metres sprint at the Athletix Grand Prix meet in Pretoria on Thursday. It was the first time the American has run competitively over the distance …. Google Alert – Pretoria
  • Tackling illicit trade a quick fix for Treasury's cash shortfall: I joined the Food and Allied Workers Union (Fawu) in Pretoria this week. Thousands marched on the Sars HQ to say #FightIllicit. We should all be concerned that the revenue collections' authority is not doing enough to clamp down on illicit traders and, by implication, tax evaders. This has implications …. Google Alert – Pretoria
  • Defence in Bozwana case question credibility of CCTV footage: Pretoria – The defence in the trial of four men accused of killing North West businessman Wandile Bozwana, and the attempted murder of his lover Mpho Baloyi, on Thursday questioned the credibility of the close-circuit television (CCTV) footage and the generated images from which the suspects were …. Google Alert – Pretoria

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