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Weight gain, fever, nausea: Semenya recalls nightmare

After her breakthrough performance in Berlin, Semenya didn't run for 11 months and was suspended for six of those after the test.

Caster Semenya denied entry into Rabat 800 metres race

Caster Semenya has been denied participation at Rabat, Morocco, despite Switzerland's highest court rejecting an IAAF request for eligibility regulations to be reimposed on the South African.

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Caster Semenya hopes to inspire South Africa at FIFA Women's World Cup

Double 800 metres Olympic champion Caster Semenya hopes she can be an inspiration to the South Africa team competing at the FIFA women’s World Cup after paying a visit to their camp in Paris on Wednesday.

Caster Semenya to IAAF after another winning race: Catch dopers, 'not us'

Caster Semenya, who is battling the sport's governing IAAF over rules that prevent her from running her preferred distance races unless she takes testosterone-suppressant medication, won a 2,000 metres at the Montreuil athletics meeting on Tuesday.

Caster Semenya, Wayde Van Niekerk named in South Africa World Championship team

Despite fighting a Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision to reduce the testosterone levels, Caster Semenya has been included in South Africa's preliminary team for this year's World Championships in Doha.

Caster Semenya free to run without medication while appeal is heard: Court

Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya will be able to run in her favoured 800 metres 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.

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South African federation joins Caster Semenya appeal over CAS verdict

Athletics South Africa (ASA) said on Friday it had joined Caster Semenya's appeal against the ruling that currently prevents the double Olympic champion from running her preferred distance races unless she takes testosterone-suppressant medication.

Ajee Wilson makes most of Caster Semenya absence to win Diamond League 800m

American Ajee Wilson made the most of the absence of Caster Semenya and Francine Niyonsaba to win the women's 800 metres in Friday's Diamond League meeting on a windy, wet evening in the Swedish capital.

Caster Semenya to contest 3,000-metres at Prefontaine Classic

Caster Semenya, who has won two Olympic golds over 800 metres, has been adamant that she will not take medication to lower her testosterone levels to comply with new IAAF rules.

South African government instructs athletics body to appeal Caster Semenya decision

The South African government said on Monday it was "instructing" the country's athletics governing body to appeal against the Court of Arbitration for Sport decision on female eligibility that directly affects their Olympic champion Caster Semenya.

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