Amantle Montsho earned Botswana its first ever gold medal at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in the Women's 400m race in Daegu, South Korea on last night.
A dominant performance once again by 2011 Diamond race leader Amantle Montsho of Botswana in the women’s 400m was one of the highlights of the Aviva Birmingham Grand Prix/Samsung Diamond League meeting at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham, UK last night.
Botswana's national athletics team coach Bobby Gaseitsiwe said they can improve on their feat at the previous Africa Senior Athletics Championships in Addis Ababa when the 17th edition kicks off at the Nyayo National Stadium in Nairobi on July 28.
Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) spokesperson says some officials are undergoing injury management course at Med Rescue.
Botswana's track athletes Gable Garenamotse and Amantle Montsho are front runners in the race to be named the nation's best sportsperson of last year.