Participants

Akani SIMBINE

Akani SIMBINE
    Athletics
Birth Date:  21 Sep 1993
Place of Birth:  Johannesburg
Country of birth:  RSA
Age:  24
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  176
Weight (Kg):  74

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Men's 100m 1 Gold
Men's 4 x 100m Relay 2 Silver

Akani SIMBINE - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sun, 8 Apr 14:57
Men's 100m Round 1 - Heat 3
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 17:49
Men's 100m Semifinal 3
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 22:15
Gold Medal Event Men's 100m Final
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 11:05
Men's 4 x 100m Relay Round 1 - Heat 1
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 14:40
Gold Medal Event Men's 4 x 100m Relay Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 100m 4s3 10.21
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 200m 5 20.37
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 4 x 100m Relay 4 38.35

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 100m 5 9.94

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Men's 100m 5 10.01
2017 London, GBR Men's 200m 7s1 20.62w
2015 Beijing, CHN Men's 100m 4s2 10.02
2015 Beijing, CHN Men's 200m 6s1 20.37
2015 Beijing, CHN Men's 4 x 100m Relay DNF r1h2 -
2013 Moscow, RUS Men's 100m 7r1h3 10.38

Hobbies: Football (varsitysportssa.com, 18 Nov 2013)
Occupation: Athlete, student
Education: Computer science at University of Pretoria, South Africa
Languages spoken: English
Coach: PERSONAL: Werner PRINSLOO (RSA) (iol.co.za, 20 Apr 2016)
Injuries

Grade two hamstring injury in April 2016 at national championships in Stellenbosch. (iol.co.za, 20 Apr 2016)


Reason: Played football for semi-professional team in South African second division but switched to athletics as he did not enjoy football environment. (mg.co.za, 08 Apr 2016)
Hero: Jamaican sprinter Asafa POWELL (iol.co.za, 20 Apr 2016)

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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