SPORTS DAY: Crocked knee keeps Wayde out of champs

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SPORTS DAY: Crocked knee keeps Wayde out of champs

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Wayde out of world champs

Olympic and double world 400m champion Wayde van Niekerk has decided against competing at the World Championships in Doha later this month. Van Niekerk announced his decision on Monday after undergoing assessment at the Aspetar sports medicine hospital in Doha. “I’m still positive and I’m just taking things day by day‚ respecting all the calls made by the doctor and respecting my body‚” said Van Niekerk‚ who underwent surgery on his right knee in late 2017 after suffering an injury playing touch rugby...

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