The chances of Sadio Mane succeeding Mo Salah as African Footballer of the Year increases.
The Springboks' victory was built on a colossal display by their powerhouse pack.
The tournament will feature 14 teams including Africa champions Zimbabwe.
The Kenyan superstar is the first man to run the 42 kilometres in under two hours.
It was his second attempt after falling short by 26 seconds during the "Breaking2" in Monza.