Olympic Dream Delayed, Not Denied, For South African Star Simbine

Sprinter Akane Simbine's 2020 dream has been deferred as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic that has resulted in the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics to 2021. Experienced as an athlete and significantly matured, the 26-year-old sprinter was confident he would attain the podium finish his talent deserves.

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Athletics field (file photo).

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