Caster Semenya

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AllAfrica.com
Nyairera Out to Beat Semenya in Rio GamesEvery global track and field commentator has placed a bet on South Africa's Cas
Nyairera Out to Beat Semenya in Rio Games
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Every global track and field commentator has placed a bet on South Africa's Caster Semenya running away with the 800m gold in Rio. Many have even tipped her to complete a double by defeating fancied Alyson Felix of USA to snatch the 400m title, too,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Celebrities come out in support of Caster Semenya following criticism by rivalwins gold during the race at the Rio Olympics. "When we talk about it in terms
Celebrities come out in support of Caster Semenya following criticism by rival
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
wins gold during the race at the Rio Olympics. "When we talk about it in terms of fully expecting no other result than Caster Semenya to win that 800m, then it’s no longer sport and it's no longer an open race. There is an issue that needs to... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Rio 2016: South Africa at the Games – all the times, events and highlightsmen’s decathlon events. Stephen Mokoko is also running the first round of the m
Rio 2016: South Africa at the Games – all the times, events and highlights
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
men’s decathlon events. Stephen Mokoko is also running the first round of the men’s 5,000m in the late afternoon and Caster Semenya in action for the first time, running the first round of the women’s 800m in the afternoon session – some time... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Names & Faces: Caitlyn Jenner, Paula Radcliffeclothing line by H&M ahead of the Rio Olympics. The marathon world-record hold
Names & Faces: Caitlyn Jenner, Paula Radcliffe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
clothing line by H&M ahead of the Rio Olympics. The marathon world-record holder said comments she made concerning Caster Semenya have been misrepresented after stating in a radio interview that the South African’s current dominance in the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
'No longer sport': Paula Radcliffe wades into Semenya debateLONDON - Marathon world-record holder Paula Radcliffe says comments she made co
'No longer sport': Paula Radcliffe wades into Semenya debate
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
LONDON - Marathon world-record holder Paula Radcliffe says comments she made concerning Caster Semenya have been misrepresented after she stated in a radio interview that the South African's current dominance in the 800 metres is "no longer... Read more
5d
The New Statesman
How Jeremy Corbyn plans to use the leadership race to bring the rebels back into linewere suspended, and she will be competing in Rio. Also heading for the Olympic
How Jeremy Corbyn plans to use the leadership race to bring the rebels back into line
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
were suspended, and she will be competing in Rio. Also heading for the Olympics this summer is the South African runner Caster ­Semenya. In 2009, after it was observed that she was a very muscular person indeed, she was threatened with... Read more
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The New Statesman
At the Olympics, one question will hang over the female athletes: are you a real woman, whatever that is?were suspended, and she will be competing in Rio. Also heading for the Olympic
At the Olympics, one question will hang over the female athletes: are you a real woman, whatever that is?
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
were suspended, and she will be competing in Rio. Also heading for the Olympics this summer is the South African runner Caster ­Semenya. In 2009, after it was observed that she was a very muscular person indeed, she was threatened with... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Rio Olympics 2016: How do 2016 world track leading times compare to the records?1980 Moscow Games, while Czechoslovakia's Jarmila Kratochvílová has the world r
Rio Olympics 2016: How do 2016 world track leading times compare to the records?
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
1980 Moscow Games, while Czechoslovakia's Jarmila Kratochvílová has the world record with a time of 1:53:28. South Africa's Caster Semenya has the best time for 2016, having run 1:55:33 just last week. Her time was the best in the 800m since 2008,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
We'll beat Farah in Rio, say confident Kenyanshis fast finishes. And 2013 women's world 800 metres champion Eunice Sum has w
We'll beat Farah in Rio, say confident Kenyans
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
his fast finishes. And 2013 women's world 800 metres champion Eunice Sum has warned South Africa’s 2009 world champion, Caster Semenya, who has emerged as a top contender for the title, to prepare for the battle of her life. Farah, who won... Read more
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iol.co.za
Kenyans confident of stopping FarahAnd 2013 women's world 800 metres champion Eunice Sum has warned South Africa's
Kenyans confident of stopping Farah
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
And 2013 women's world 800 metres champion Eunice Sum has warned South Africa's 2009 world champion, Caster Semenya, who has emerged as a top contender for the title, to prepare for the battle of her life. Farah, who won 5 000 metres and 10 000... Read more
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Super Sport
We'll beat Farah in Rio, say Kenyanshis fast finishes. And 2013 women's world 800 metres champion Eunice Sum has w
We'll beat Farah in Rio, say Kenyans
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
his fast finishes. And 2013 women's world 800 metres champion Eunice Sum has warned South Africa's 2009 world champion, Caster Semenya, who has emerged as a top contender for the title, to prepare for the battle of her life. Farah, who won 5... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
We'll beat Farah in Rio, say confident Kenyanshis fast finishes. And 2013 women's world 800 meters champion Eunice Sum has w
We'll beat Farah in Rio, say confident Kenyans
Reuters Sports News / Posted 6 days ago
his fast finishes. And 2013 women's world 800 meters champion Eunice Sum has warned South Africa’s 2009 world champion, Caster Semenya, who has emerged as a top contender for the title, to prepare for the battle of her life. Farah, who won... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
We'll beat Farah in Rio, say confident Kenyanshis fast finishes. And 2013 women's world 800 metres champion Eunice Sum has w
We'll beat Farah in Rio, say confident Kenyans
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
his fast finishes. And 2013 women's world 800 metres champion Eunice Sum has warned South Africa’s 2009 world champion, Caster Semenya, who has emerged as a top contender for the title, to prepare for the battle of her life. Farah, who won... Read more
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Super Sport
2016 Rio Olympic Games Info - SuperSport - AthleticsLusapho April, Sibusiso Mzima, Lungile Gongqa Women: Carina Horn, Alyssa Conle
2016 Rio Olympic Games Info - SuperSport - Athletics
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
Lusapho April, Sibusiso Mzima, Lungile Gongqa Women: Carina Horn, Alyssa Conley, Tsholofelo Thipe, Justine Palframan, Caster Semenya, Wenda Nel, Dominique Scott, Lynique Prinsloo, Sunette Viljoen, Anel Oosthuizen Men: Akani Simbine, Henricho... Read more
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Daily Star
Rio 2016: Stunning blonde bombshell who’s a Marbs party addict gunning for Olympic gloryyoung talents. She's been competiting from the age of 10.Related Articles Chr
Rio 2016: Stunning blonde bombshell who’s a Marbs party addict gunning for Olympic glory
Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
young talents. She's been competiting from the age of 10.Related Articles Christine Ohuruogu: This is how I will treat Caster Semenya Snapped: Huge West Ham lettering arrives ahead of Olympic Stadium opener Rio 2016: Forget Mark Cavendish –... Read more
9d
The Columbus Dispatch
Ludlow comes back strongpissed off, to say the least, and discouraged. I've been waiting for this. I'm
Ludlow comes back strong
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
pissed off, to say the least, and discouraged. I've been waiting for this. I'm proving to myself that I have it in me. Whatever I put my mind to, I can do." Ludlow took fifth in the race behind four African runners, led by Caster Semenya (1:55... Read more
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Super Sport
Simbine smashes SA record in Budapestperformance was the second national record (both still need to be ratified) set
Simbine smashes SA record in Budapest
Super Sport / Posted 9 days ago
performance was the second national record (both still need to be ratified) set in the space of four days, after Caster Semenya clocked 1:55.33 to win the Women's 800m race at the Diamond League meeting in Monaco last week. Simbine also... Read more
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Super Sport
Simbine smashes own SA 100m recordat the ASA Night Series meet in March this year. The record is the second SA m
Simbine smashes own SA 100m record
Super Sport / Posted 9 days ago
at the ASA Night Series meet in March this year. The record is the second SA mark to fall in a matter of days after Caster Semenya broke the women’s 800m record at the Monaco Diamond League meet last Friday. Semenya clocked 1:55.33 to lower... Read more
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9d
IAfrica South African Business News
Semenya goes for gold in RioSouth Africa Caster Semenya wins the 800m final for women during day 5 of the C
Semenya goes for gold in Rio
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 9 days ago
South Africa Caster Semenya wins the 800m final for women during day 5 of the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Championships held in Durban, on June 26, 2016. / AFP PHOTO South Africa's Caster Semenya is back and vowing to win an Olympic... Read more
9d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Expect better SA medal haul in Rioand 1952 in Helsinki, but if all goes to plan for the athletes and teams in Bra
Expect better SA medal haul in Rio
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
and 1952 in Helsinki, but if all goes to plan for the athletes and teams in Brazil, we might set a new mark this year. Caster Semenya, our surest bet for a gold medal, is so dominant that I believe she could trip and fall on the first lap, and... Read more
10d
The Age
Race and gender: How the story behind a picture slowly changedof the 800 metres at the World Championships in Berlin in August 2009, finishin
Race and gender: How the story behind a picture slowly changed
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
of the 800 metres at the World Championships in Berlin in August 2009, finishing second-last. In the middle of the pack is Caster Semenya, who is just about to become the most divisive athlete of the year. Madeleine Pape (far left) races against... Read more
10d
New Zimbabwe
Semenya runs world leading 800mSOUTH Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monac
Semenya runs world leading 800m
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 days ago
SOUTH Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monaco Diamond League in a world leading and personal best time on Friday to underline her status as a heavy favourite for next month's Rio Olympics. On a subdued evening in... Read more
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iafrica.com
Semenya goes for gold in RioSouth Africa Caster Semenya wins the 800m final for women during day 5 of the C
Semenya goes for gold in Rio
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
South Africa Caster Semenya wins the 800m final for women during day 5 of the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Championships held in Durban, on June 26, 2016. / AFP PHOTO South Africa's Caster Semenya is back and vowing to win an Olympic... Read more
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The Manila Times
FOCUS Gender dispute rumbles as SAfrica’s Semenya goes for goldJuly 17, 2016 2:46 pm JOHANNESBURG: South Africa’s Caster Semenya is back and
FOCUS Gender dispute rumbles as SAfrica’s Semenya goes for gold
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
July 17, 2016 2:46 pm JOHANNESBURG: South Africa’s Caster Semenya is back and vowing to win an Olympic gold medal that could reignite the complex biological and ethical gender storm that... Read more
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The North West Star
Sex testing in sport: How athlete Madeleine Pape came to champion Caster Semenyaof the 800 metres at the World Championships in Berlin in August 2009, finishin
Sex testing in sport: How athlete Madeleine Pape came to champion Caster Semenya
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
of the 800 metres at the World Championships in Berlin in August 2009, finishing second-last. In the middle of the pack is Caster Semenya, who is just about to become the most divisive athlete of the year. Minutes before Semenya races in the... Read more
11d
Eye Witness News
Semenya runs world leading 800 metres in Monacoin Monaco Semenya streaked away to finish in 1:55.33, over a second ahead of h
Semenya runs world leading 800 metres in Monaco
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
in Monaco Semenya streaked away to finish in 1:55.33, over a second ahead of her previous world leading time of 1:56.64. Caster Semenya. Picture: AFP. 2016 Rio Olympics,Caster Semenya,Monaco MONACO – South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to... Read more
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11d
AllAfrica.com
Caster and Wayde Shine Brightest for SA in MonacoWhile it was a breathtaking performance by Caster Semenya to win the 800-metres
Caster and Wayde Shine Brightest for SA in Monaco
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
While it was a breathtaking performance by Caster Semenya to win the 800-metres at Friday's Diamond League in Monaco, the bad news for her Rio Olympics rivals is that she was barely breathless after a personal-best performance. Both she and Wayde... Read more
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11d
Super Sport
Semenya, Van Niekerk win in Monaco South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Mon
Semenya, Van Niekerk win in Monaco
Super Sport / Posted 11 days ago
South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monaco Diamond League in a world leading and personal best time on Friday to underline her status as a heavy favourite for next month's Rio... Read more
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11d
Warren Times Observer
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
Warren Times Observer / Posted 11 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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11d
Super Sport
Semenya runs world leading 800m South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Mon
Semenya runs world leading 800m
Super Sport / Posted 11 days ago
South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monaco Diamond League in a world leading and personal best time on Friday to underline her status as a heavy favourite for next month's Rio... Read more
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11d
Sydney Morning Herald
Semenya streaks to 800m record in subdued MonacoSouth Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monac
Semenya streaks to 800m record in subdued Monaco
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monaco Diamond League in a world leading, South African and personal best time on Friday to underline her status as a heavy favourite for next month's Rio Olympics. On a... Read more
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11d
Herald Sun
Aussies sparkle at Diamond League meetin 1:47.00 sec behind Kenya’s Alfred Kipketer (1:44.47 sec). The standout perf
Aussies sparkle at Diamond League meet
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
in 1:47.00 sec behind Kenya’s Alfred Kipketer (1:44.47 sec). The standout performance at Monaco came from South Africa’s Caster Semenya who looks in a league of her own in the women’s 800m. Semenya, who had to undergo gender testing before being... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aussies sparkle at Diamond League meetin 1:47.00 sec behind Kenya’s Alfred Kipketer (1:44.47 sec). The standout perf
Aussies sparkle at Diamond League meet
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
in 1:47.00 sec behind Kenya’s Alfred Kipketer (1:44.47 sec). The standout performance at Monaco came from South Africa’s Caster Semenya who looks in a league of her own in the women’s 800m. Semenya, who had to undergo gender testing before being... Read more
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11d
Daily Telegraph
Aussies sparkle at Diamond League meetin 1:47.00 sec behind Kenya’s Alfred Kipketer (1:44.47 sec). The standout perf
Aussies sparkle at Diamond League meet
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
in 1:47.00 sec behind Kenya’s Alfred Kipketer (1:44.47 sec). The standout performance at Monaco came from South Africa’s Caster Semenya who looks in a league of her own in the women’s 800m. Semenya, who had to undergo gender testing before being... Read more
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11d
The Age
Semenya streaks to 800m record in subdued MonacoSouth Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monac
Semenya streaks to 800m record in subdued Monaco
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monaco Diamond League in a world leading, South African and personal best time on Friday to underline her status as a heavy favourite for next month's Rio Olympics. On a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Semenya streaks to 800m record in subdued MonacoSouth Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monac
Semenya streaks to 800m record in subdued Monaco
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monaco Diamond League in a world leading, South African and personal best time on Friday to underline her status as a heavy favourite for next month's Rio Olympics. On a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Semenya runs world leading 800 meters in MonacoAthletics - Women's 800 meters - Golden Gala IAAF Diamond League - Olympic stad
Semenya runs world leading 800 meters in Monaco
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
Athletics - Women's 800 meters - Golden Gala IAAF Diamond League - Olympic stadium, Rome, Italy 02/06/2016 - South Africa Caster Semenya celebrates. South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 meters at the Monaco Diamond League in a... Read more
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11 News Houston
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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SportsFan
Semenya sets world leading time for 2016Caster Semenya has run the fastest 800m for the year in a Diamond League meet w
Semenya sets world leading time for 2016
SportsFan / Posted 12 days ago
Caster Semenya has run the fastest 800m for the year in a Diamond League meet win in Monaco South African Caster Semenya set the fastest time of the year in winning the women's 800m in the Diamond League meet on Friday. Semenya pulled well clear in... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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KTVN Reno
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Semenya runs world leading 800 metres in MonacoREUTERS: South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at
Semenya runs world leading 800 metres in Monaco
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
REUTERS: South Africa's Caster Semenya coasted to victory in the 800 metres at the Monaco Diamond League in a world leading and personal best time on Friday to underline her status as a heavy favourite for next month's Rio Olympics. On a subdued... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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Salon.com
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Riomajor event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barri
With or without Bolt or Russians, athletes will shine in Rio
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
major event. Roman Sebrle is the only other decathlete to break the 9,000 barrier, with 9,026 back in 2001. SEMENYA READY: Caster Semenya has been just about unbeatable this season over 800 meters and is the favorite for gold at Rio, entering with... Read more
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