Isaac Makwala

1985 - Today

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Isaac Makwala (born 24 September 1985) is a Motswana sprinter who specializes in the 400 metres. He was the gold medallist at the Commonwealth Games in 2018. He has also won continental titles at the distance, winning at the 2015 African Games and twice at the African Championships in Athletics (2012, 2014). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Isaac Makwala has received more than 126,293 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Isaac Makwala is the 2,175th most popular athlete (down from 1,646th in 2019), the 7th most popular biography from Botswana (down from 6th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Motswana Athlete.

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Among athletes, Isaac Makwala ranks 2,175 out of 3,055Before him are Ondřej Synek, Telma Monteiro, Natalie Geisenberger, Yusuke Suzuki, Benita Fitzgerald-Brown, and Daimí Pernía. After him are Periklis Iakovakis, Nastassia Novikava, Kjeld Nuis, Carlos Pérez, Ruslan Nurudinov, and Orlando Ortega.

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Among people born in 1985, Isaac Makwala ranks 899Before him are Daniel da Mota, Luiz Ejlli, Karima Adebibe, Patrice Bergeron, Wang Beixing, and Kristof Vandewalle. After him are Michael Langer, Élise Bussaglia, Rodnei, Ryan Dolan, Diego Novaretti, and Víctor Casadesús.

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In Botswana

Among people born in Botswana, Isaac Makwala ranks 7 out of 9Before him are Seretse Khama (1921), Quett Masire (1925), Festus Mogae (1939), Mokgweetsi Masisi (1961), Mpule Kwelagobe (1979), and Amantle Montsho (1983). After him are Dipsy Selolwane (1978) and Nijel Amos (1994).

Among ATHLETES In Botswana

Among athletes born in Botswana, Isaac Makwala ranks 2Before him are Amantle Montsho (1983). After him are Nijel Amos (1994).