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WATCH: Tannie Ans opens up about her new fame

2016-08-16 14:16
Ans Botha (YouTube)

Cape Town - Ans Botha has become an overnight sensation after the worldwide success of her pupil, Wayde van Niekerk.

Van Niekerk smashed the 400m world record, posting a time of 43.03 in breaking American legend Michael Johnson's 17-year old record, for South Africa's first gold of the Rio Olympics.

Despite Van Niekerk's heroics, the whole world was talking about 74-year-old Ans Botha who has been coaching the Olympian since October 2012.

Watch below as she talks about Wayde's success and her newfound fame:

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