SA’s Wayde van Niekerk to battle Bolt, Farah for 2016 Athlete of the Year
World’s 400m record holder Wayde van Niekerk has been shortlisted for the 2016 Athlete of the Year Awards scheduled to be held in Monaco next month. The South African will battle world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, and long distance expert, Mo Farah, for the 2016 IAAF Men’s Athlete of the Year.