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Van Niekerk to carry Team SA flag

2016-07-22 22:37

Cape Town - Star South African athlete Wayde van Niekerk will carry the SA flag at the Rio Olympics opening ceremony.

Van Niekerk is expected to be a strong contender for the gold medal in the men's 400m.

Meanwhile, Paralympic javelin thrower Zanele Situ will carry the SA flag at the opening ceremony for the Paralympics which will follow the Olympics.

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