Paula Radcliffe clarifies Caster comments

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Caster Semenya (Getty Images)
Caster Semenya (Getty Images)

London - Marathon world-record holder Paula Radcliffe said on Friday that comments she made concerning Caster Semenya have been misrepresented after stating in a radio interview that the South African's current dominance in the 800m is "no longer sport."

Radcliffe said her remarks on Semenya being so dominant that she was expected to win the Olympic title next month were part of a longer live debate she took part in on the issue of hyperandrogenism in sport. Hyperandrogenism is a condition where a woman has much higher levels of testosterone than normal.

Semenya was ordered to undergo gender tests when she won the world title in 2009, and wasn't allowed to compete for 11 months after the tests.

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