ARTICLES RELATING TO CASTER ­SEMEN­YA

WATCH | 'I'm targeted because I'm undefeated' - Caster Semenya

2019-08-15 08:44

Caster Semenya says there is a target on her back. "I'm targeted because I'm undefeated...I'm the best at what I do," the 28-year-old says.

Caster Semenya: how much testosterone is too much for a female athlete?

2019-05-02 07:55

Caster Semenya hasn't artificially altered her testosterone levels and while her condition is rare, they are naturally occurring – so is it not discrimination to make her change her body to compete?

Proposed IAAF rules against Caster are arrogant and insulting

2019-02-24 08:29

The IAAF wants to introduce new rules, that will apply to women who take part in track events from 400 meters. Caster Semenya's superlative talent is unquestionable. Perhaps that is the problem, writes Redi Tlhabi.

EFF asks world to rally in support of Semenya after new rules passed

2018-04-26 17:36

The EFF believes that newly-passed International Association of Athletics Federations rules are a "deliberate, sexist, racist and anti-African attack" on South Africa's golden girl, Caster Semenya.

Caster Semenya graduates

2018-03-14 14:38

All Caster Semenya does is win, win, win

Semenya smashes women's 600m WR

2017-08-27 19:51

South Africa's Caster Semenya brought her glittering season to an end by smashing the world record in the rarely-run 600 metres.

Athletes cash in at World Champs

2017-08-13 11:52

It is an unparalleled honour to represent one’s country at the world’s major championships and that includes the thousands of athletes at the IAAF World Championships.

Semenya’s hormones are still an issue

2017-08-13 08:26

Caster Semenya is destined to be remembered in the history of sport as the woman who changed an era, whichever way her story ends.

Caster: It's important to relax

2017-08-12 08:42

Caster Semenya stayed in the hunt for a double-medal haul at the IAAF World Championships on Friday evening.

Semenya to be retrospectively awarded gold

2017-02-12 08:40

The decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport to ban Russia’s Mariya Savinova-Farnosova means Caster Semenya is in line to become SA’s greatest athlete.

 

Caster Semenya gets backing from govt in her battle with IAAF

2019-08-08 18:56

The Cabinet fully supports world champion athlete Caster Semenya as she fights for her fundamental human rights.

Caster Semenya v IAAF: Ruling will have big implications for women's participation in sport

2019-04-18 09:19

It is no accident that the vast majority of athletes affected by IAAF regulations are black women and women of colour from the global south who do not conform to Western ideals of femininity.

A swamp of misogyny

2018-05-13 05:56

Athletics body sets new rules for ‘athletes with different sex development’, writes Aslam Dasoo.

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WATCH: Team SA dazzles at the Commonwealth Games

Team SA is making the country proud at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia and racked up a total of 26 medals after seven days. Watch.

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Athletes deserve SA’s support

2017-10-08 06:02

Olympic and world 400m champion Wayde van Niekerk believes South African track and field athletes can continue to dominate the world.

Semenya sends fans into raptures with gold

2017-08-13 22:20

Caster Semenya has smashed her own South African record to stop the clock in a time of 1.55.16.

Mzansi medal haul shatters old mould

2017-08-13 10:36

As Caster Semenya gears up to reclaim the women’s 800m title Athletics SA will look back to this year’s championships as the most successful in recent years.

South Africans rally round Caster after trolling by UK columnist

2017-08-12 16:10

South Africans on Saturday vowed to “Bell Pottinger” Mail Online columnist Katie Hopkins after she attempted to troll Olympic gold medalist Caster Semenya.

Simbine, Semenya unstoppable in Doha

2017-05-06 07:21

Both Akani Simbine and Caster Semenya have opened their international seasons in style at the IAAF Diamond League even in Doha.

PIC: Gold medalist Caster Semenya hangs out with Lira

2017-01-11 11:20

The recently wed sprinter hung out with the beautiful Voice SA coach along with her wife Violet.

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