South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk shows off his gold medal at the Rio Olympics. Photo: ReutersSouth Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk shows off his gold medal at the Rio Olympics. Photo: Reuters
South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk shows off his gold medal at the Rio Olympics. Photo: Reuters

South African Olympic gold medallist Van Niekerk tests positive for Covid-19 in Italy: report

  • 2016 Rio Games 400m champion was set to participate in a meet in Trieste
  • Manager says runner showed no symptoms after training the whole week

Topic |   Rio 2016 Olympic Games
South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk shows off his gold medal at the Rio Olympics. Photo: ReutersSouth Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk shows off his gold medal at the Rio Olympics. Photo: Reuters
South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk shows off his gold medal at the Rio Olympics. Photo: Reuters
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