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Semenya says she never felt supported by other women

Semenya says she never felt supported by other women

(Reuters) – Double Olympic champion, Caster Semenya, who has been locked in a battle over her testosterone levels with athletics authorities, said on Wednesday that she has not felt supported by other women in sport. The South African athlete will not be able to defend her 800-metres title at the world championships in September, after […]

Rabat organisers made it impossible for Semenya to race, says legal team

Rabat organisers made it impossible for Semenya to race, says legal team

(Reuters) – The Moroccan Athletics Federation made it “impossible” for Caster Semenya to compete at the Rabat Diamond League meeting on Sunday because of the lateness of a re-invitation, the South African athlete’s legal team said on Saturday. Semenya, the double Olympic 800 metres champion, never declined an invitation to run in the Rabat 800m, […]

Athletics-Semenya denied entry into Rabat 800 metres race

Athletics-Semenya denied entry into Rabat 800 metres race

(Reuters) – Caster Semenya has been denied participation in her favoured 800 metres race in Morocco, the athlete said on Thursday, despite Switzerland’s highest court rejecting an IAAF request for eligibility regulations to be reimposed on the South African. International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) regulations say XY chromosome athletes with differences in sexual development […]

Semenya free to run without medication while appeal is heard – Court

Semenya free to run without medication while appeal is heard – Court

(Reuters) – Double Olympic champion, Caster Semenya, will be able to run in her favoured 800 meters event without medication to lower her testosterone levels, until her appeal to the Swiss Federal Tribunal has been ruled on, her lawyers said on Monday. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) had ruled last month that the […]