South African junior swimmer offers hope on world stage


South Africa will send a team of eleven women swimmers to the 21st edition of the Commonwealth Games in Australia. One of the athletes will be eager to make an impression after missing out on qualifying for the Olympic Games in Rio. Tatjana Schoenmaker will feature in the 100 and 200 meters breaststroke and can’t wait to prove she belongs on the world stage. CGTN’s Sias du Plessis has more.


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