28 May 2016 - Hollywood actor and former Governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger is in Johannesburg for the inaugural SA showcasing of the Arnold Classic Worldwide Sports Festival.
While held globally in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia, it is now launching it&39;s unaugural South African showcasing, which includes an exhibition extravaganza.
Boxing will be one of the main sporting codes under the spotlight as some of the country&39;s top talent is showcased, with six fights on display- three of those, title fights.
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Forty-six other sporting codes will also share the stage during the 3-day event at the Sandton Convention Centre.
No stranger to paparazzi and bright lights, Arnie -- the seven-time &39;Mr Olympia&39; -- maintains his mainstream presence across social media platforms, and has been keeping South Africans abreast with his Tweets about the event.
The Arnold Classic South Africa, which coincides with All-Africa month, runs until Sunday 29 May.
* For more news on the Expo, watch the full video report by Shahied Joseph in the gallery above.