SA bags two medals at world championships

Luvo Manyonga
South Africa's Luvo Manyonga in action in the Men's Long Jump Final during day two of the 2017 IAAF World Championships at the London Stadium. (Photo by Adam Davy/PA Images via Getty Images)
South Africa’s Luvo Manyonga and Ruswahl Samaai bagged long jump gold and bronze at the World Championships in London on Saturday.

Manyonga grabbed gold with a best of 8.48m with his second jump while Samaai’s 8.32 got bronze for South Africa with his final attempt.

It was the first two medals for South Africa on day two of competition.