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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Caster Semenya


Caster Semenya switches to 200m, still aiming to turn up in Tokyo

March 14, 2020 5:03 pm

Caster Semenya announced her decision on on Friday, saying her desire "to compete at the highest level of sport" drove her to try to qualify for the Olympics in an unfamiliar race for her.

Caster Semenya runs again at South African university, says 'I'm here to stay'

February 15, 2020 4:27 pm

Caster Semenya has run her first public race in eight months and says she might be back to defend her Olympic medal despite currently being banned from competing in her favorite 800-meter event.

In the absence Caster Semenya: How the times have changed

October 04, 2019 8:40 am

In the absence of World and Olympic champion Semenya, the women’s 800 metres regressed in terms of timing.

Caster Semenya out of World Championships after Swiss court reverses reprieve

July 31, 2019 9:20 am

Semenya is appealing the Court of Arbitration for Sport's (CAS) ruling that supported regulations introduced by the sport's governing body, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

Caster Semenya wins women's 800, wants to defend world title

July 01, 2019 6:33 pm

Caster Semenya easily won the women's 800 at the Prefontaine Classic on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event.

Weight gain, fever, nausea: Semenya recalls nightmare

June 19, 2019 12:35 am

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

June 14, 2019 9:59 am

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.

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

June 13, 2019 2:40 pm

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'

June 12, 2019 10:34 am

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

June 10, 2019 8:45 pm

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.