Michael Johnson on Wayde’s 200m London 2017
Wayde van Neikerk stunned the world in Rio with a world record 400m dramatically reducing Michael Johnson’s record apart
This year he has run faster times over the shorter distances and his Diamond League shows he is in form
Today in London he faces the media with undoubted questions on his decision to do the double 200 / 400m and his chances of going sub 43 seconds.
Did lane 8 aid or hinder his Rio Record? Will the double be too much of an ask?
Here you can listen to the great Michael Johnson give his views on Wayde and his chances and the future of what it requires for the next character of the sport!