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• Coronavirus: how it hit African athletes' finances

The African Athletics Championships slated for June have been moved to 2021 - so with no competition at all, how on earth are athletes coping financially?

"Every athlete is feeling the consequences," says Burkina Faso's Hugues Fabrice Zango, who won triple jump bronze at the 2019 World Athletics Championships.

"I know of some African athletes who don't have sponsors and who usually travel to Europe to compete and get some money. With competitions cancelled, this is going to harm them because they won't have this income to help them prepare for next year.

"So some athletes will be in a very difficult position."

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