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Caster Semenya


Caster Semenya finishes 13th, doesn't advance in 5,000 at worlds

July 21, 2022 8:16 am

She failed to advance through the opening heat at world championships Wednesday, an expected result for the South African who is barred from her best event because of rules that demand she take hormone-reducing drugs to enter races between 400 meters and one mile.

Caster Semenya included in 5,000m entry list for world championships

July 09, 2022 1:55 pm

Semenya, a two-time Olympic champion at 800m, began running the 5,000m after she was barred from competing in any race from 400m to a mile.

Semenya misses Tokyo, may be forced out of Olympics for good

July 03, 2021 2:47 pm

Now 30, Semenya's hopes of making it back to the Olympics are dwindling.

Still too fast: Caster Semenya arrested for speeding

May 12, 2021 7:32 pm

Olympic champion Caster Semenya has been sentenced to 50 hours of community service for speeding while driving.

Caster Semenya taking case to European Court of Human Rights

February 26, 2021 7:41 am

Caster Semenya is going to the European Court of Human Rights to challenge rules that prohibit her from running in certain track events because of her high levels of natural testosterone

Caster Semenya to go to European Court of Human Right

November 18, 2020 1:02 pm

Caster Semenya's lawyer says they will take her case to the European Court of Human Rights.

Explained: Will ruling against Caster Semenya see intersex athletes switching events?

September 13, 2020 11:21 am

The rules, called Eligibility Regulations for Female Classification (Athletes with Differences in Sex Development) have seen several athletes switching to other events where there is no testosterone restriction.

Caster Semenya loses appeal at Swiss supreme court over testosterone rules

September 09, 2020 12:38 am

Caster Semenya finally lost her long legal battle at Switzerland’s supreme court Tuesday Sept. 8, 2020, against track and field’s rules that limit female runners’ naturally high testosterone levels.

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.