JOHANNESBURG – South African sprint champion Akani Simbine enjoyed the best possible start to this Olympic year as he broke his own 100m national record in Pretoria on Tuesday night.
Well done to sprinter @AkaniSimbine who has set a new SA 100m record, clocking 9.96 seconds at the ASA Nite Series meeting in Pretoria
— TeamSouthAfrica (@teamsa16) March 8, 2016
— Mathew Quinn (@MatTMQ) March 7, 2016
Simbine completed the feat competing at South Africa’s Nite Series event at in Pretoria with a time of 9.96 seconds.
I wish @AkaniSimbine was in that Telkom ad instead of Bolt…
— Reign-Nirvana's Mom (@KweenZaba) March 7, 2016
— Velile Mbuli (@Veli_Mbuli) March 8, 2016