Watch Mokoena, Semenya live in Monaco
South Africa’s gold medal prospects, Khotso Mokoena and Caster Semenya, will look for morale-boosting victories as they round off their Olympic preparations at the Monaco leg of the Diamond League on Friday.
The Herculis track meet will be broadcast live on SuperSport HD2 and SuperSport 2 from 8pm on Friday.
The duo’s search for morale-boosting victories seven days ahead of the Olympics will see them line up against athletes they are bound to face in London.
Mokoena, Beijing 2008 silver medalist, jumps against world champion Jesse Williams and recently crowned European champion Robbie Grabarz.
Semenya, world championship 800m silver medalist, battles Alysia Montaño, who placed fourth at the worlds, European championships bronze medalist Irina Maracheva and two-time world champion in the 1 500m, Maryam Yusuf Jamal.
BROADCAST DETAILS (all times are CAT, SA, GMT+2)
Friday, July 20
Diamond League: Herculis
SSHD2, SS2 (8pm)
Saturday, July 21
EAA Premium Meeting: Szczecin