Olympics 2012

Oscar struggles in Belgium

2012-07-08 17:35
Oscar Pistorius (File)

Cape Town - Oscar Pistorius finished fourth in the men's 400m race at the Night of Athletics meeting in Heusden-Zolder, Belgium, on Saturday.

The 'Blade Runner', who was included in South Africa's Olympic team this week, crossed the line in 46.28 seconds.

Pistorius finished just ahead of fellow South African Jacques de Swardt, who was fifth in 46.47.

Belgian Jonathan Borlee won the race in front of his home crowd in 44.91.

Pistorius will compete in the individual 400m and the 4x400m relay at the London Olympics, starting on July 29.

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