Celebs show support for Caster

2012-08-08 11:41

Caster Semenya had the backing of many local celebrities as she ran in the 800m heat.

South Africans united again as many tuned in to see the 21-year-old qualify with ease for the 800m semis, finishing second with a time of 2:00:71.

Former cricket commentator Kass Naidoo tweeted: “Good run from #CasterSemenya. Nice and measured with a strong finish. #GoGirls”

Rally racer Gugu Zulu wrote: “Nyc Caster, well done #ProudlySA #LondonOlympics.”

Caster will race again tomorrow in her semifinal.

More celebrity tweets:
» Yay Caster! #TeamCaster #CasterSemenya – @PabiMoloi

» As for Johnson and that gap,over zealous!Tltltltl,yes,I’m hating.#TeamCasterSemenya – @Hulisani_R

» Well done Caster Semenya 4an awesome heat run , second Place! Ur the man #London2012 – @TrevorMadondo

» Nicely done #CasterSemenya – @fanamokoena

» Easy qualification for Caster #london2012 – @ChadSaaiman

» Caster was so chilled. She finished in second place. Good race, well run !! #Womens800mHeats #teamcaster #TeamSA #Olympics – @PoppyIsMyName

» Caster is gonna take that gold ... US iyaphapha yazi – @roosta27

» And THAT’S how it’s done, good pacing, strong finish excellent heat!Nice Caster!! #SSOlympics – Carol Tshabalala @SimplyCarol8

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