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Caster Semenya

Semenya struggling to get sponsors

The Young Communist League of South Africa has expressed its concern at the manner they feel athlete Caster Semenya has been isolated and ostracized by sponsors and various people who initially took centre stage when she was going through…

South African sprinter Caster Semenya cleared

South African sprinter Caster Semenya has been cleared to return to competition by the International Association of Athletics Federations. Semenya clinched victory in the women’s 800m at last year’s World Championships by a wide margin,…

Trail of lies over Semenya exposed

By Lucky Sindane An exchange of emails between the doctor of the South African athletics team, Harold Adams, and Athletics South Africa boss Leonard Chuene makes it crystal clear that Chuene knew Caster Semenya was gender-tested in South…

Caster Semenya both male and female?

World champion 800m runner Caster Semenya is a hermaphrodite with no womb or ovaries, an Australian newspaper has claimed. Quoting a source close to the International Association of Athletics Federations, the Sydney Daily Telegraph said…

Semenya former headmaster told to zip it

JOHANNESBURG - Eight hundred metre gold medallist Caster Semenya’s former school headmaster, Eric Modiba from Nthema Secondary in Limpopo, has been forbidden from commenting on his famous ex-pupil. Modiba said he had been instructed by…

Caster wins 800m final despite sex storm

By Edward Marange A South African teenager Caster Semenya who was forced to take a sex test won the 800m final at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin on Wednesday night. The 18 year old has dominated headlines worldwide with doubts…