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iol.co.za
Initial SA Olympic team named(100m breaststroke), Chad le Clos (200m butterfly), and the men's lightweight f
Initial SA Olympic team named
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
(100m breaststroke), Chad le Clos (200m butterfly), and the men's lightweight fours rowing combination won gold medals, Caster Semenya won silver in the 800m track race and another silver came to Le Clos in the 100m butterfly race while canoeist... Read more
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iol.co.za
Semenya in ominous formSouth African athletes sent out warning signals to their rivals at internationa
Semenya in ominous form
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
South African athletes sent out warning signals to their rivals at international meets at the weekend with Caster Semenya sounding the loudest one of them all at the Rabata Diamond League on Sunday. Semenya blasted to her fastest time since 2009 as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyans Line Up in RabatTrophy winner Eunice Sum hopes for a better show in women's 800m after finishin
Kenyans Line Up in Rabat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Trophy winner Eunice Sum hopes for a better show in women's 800m after finishing third in Doha. The 2009 World champion Caster Semenya from South Africa won the race in a world lead time of 1:58.26. Sum clocked a season best of 1:59.74 behind... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gelant Grabs National Record As SA Athletes Shine AbroadSouth African in Hengelo action was long jumper Dylon Cotter who took sixth wit
Gelant Grabs National Record As SA Athletes Shine Abroad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
South African in Hengelo action was long jumper Dylon Cotter who took sixth with 7.36m on the night. Closer to home and Caster Semenya was capturing the headlines in the Diamond League in Morocco with a season-leading 1:56.64 victory in the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Semenya sets world leading time in MoroccoCaster Semenya celebrates after victory in the Women's 800 metres final. Photo
Semenya sets world leading time in Morocco
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Caster Semenya celebrates after victory in the Women's 800 metres final. Photo / Getty Images Caster Semenya set another world-leading time as she left behind a strong field to easily win the 800 meters at the Diamond League meeting in Morocco on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ayana close to Dibaba record at Rabat Diamond debuthopes in the high jump, beating leader Erik Kynard with a jump of 2.31m to cut
Ayana close to Dibaba record at Rabat Diamond debut
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
hopes in the high jump, beating leader Erik Kynard with a jump of 2.31m to cut the gap to just six points. - Home cheer - Caster Semenya was on flying form, also setting a world best time for 2016 of 1min 56.84sec in the 800m as she eased ahead of... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Caster Semenya continues Olympic preparation in styleCaster Semenya of South Africa celebrates after winning the Women's 800 event a
Caster Semenya continues Olympic preparation in style
Reuters Sports News / Posted 3 days ago
Caster Semenya of South Africa celebrates after winning the Women's 800 event at the IAAF Diamond League athletics meet in Doha, Qatar May 6, 2016. RABAT South African Caster Semenya continued her impressive build-up to the Olympics Games with a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Semenya, Samaai win in RabatCaster Semenya and Ruswahl Samaai produced world-class performances to stake se
Semenya, Samaai win in Rabat
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Caster Semenya and Ruswahl Samaai produced world-class performances to stake serious claims for gold at the Rio Olympics with victories in the Diamond League in Rabat on Sunday evening. Semenya cruised around for the first 600m behind Burundi’s... Read more
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Super Sport
Semenya continues Olympic preparation in style South African Caster Semenya continued her impressive build-up to the Olympic
Semenya continues Olympic preparation in style
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
South African Caster Semenya continued her impressive build-up to the Olympics Games with a comfortable success in the women's 800m to mark her out as a strong favourite for gold in Rio de Janeiro as... Read more
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Super Sport
Semenya, Samaai, Gelant shine on world stage Caster Semenya rolled back the clock as she sprinted to an 800m Diamond Leagu
Semenya, Samaai, Gelant shine on world stage
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Caster Semenya rolled back the clock as she sprinted to an 800m Diamond League win in Rabat, Morocco in a staggering 1:56.64 – her third world leading time in the event this year and her fastest in over... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Semenya continues Olympic preparation in styleRABAT: South African Caster Semenya continued her impressive build-up to the Ol
Semenya continues Olympic preparation in style
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
RABAT: South African Caster Semenya continued her impressive build-up to the Olympics Games with a comfortable success in the women’s 800m to mark her out as a strong favourite for gold in Rio de Janeiro as Africa hosted its first-ever Diamond League... Read more
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The Star
Semenya continues Olympic preparation in styleRABAT (Reuters) - South African Caster Semenya continued her impressive build-u
Semenya continues Olympic preparation in style
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
RABAT (Reuters) - South African Caster Semenya continued her impressive build-up to the Olympics Games with a comfortable success in the women’s 800m to mark her out as a strong favourite for gold in Rio de Janeiro as Africa hosted its first-ever... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Genetic 'gifts' part of sportSouth Africa's Caster Semenya. Photo / AP In one of their classic comedy sketc
Genetic 'gifts' part of sport
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
South Africa's Caster Semenya. Photo / AP In one of their classic comedy sketches, Monty Python once filmed the "world championship 100m race for people with no sense of direction". At the gun, the athletes (all of whom had lined up pointing towards... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wenda Nel takes it stride by strideAfrica, so we are making history – I can say I was part of it!” Nel will be jo
Wenda Nel takes it stride by stride
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Africa, so we are making history – I can say I was part of it!” Nel will be joined in Rabat by five other South Africans – Caster Semenya (800m), Carina Horn (100m), Ruswahl Samaai (long jump), Antonio Alkana (110m hurdles) and Dumisane Hlaselo (1... Read more
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iol.co.za
Simbine fighting fit and raring to goAfricans will compete at the inaugural Rabat Diamond League meeting spearheaded
Simbine fighting fit and raring to go
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Africans will compete at the inaugural Rabat Diamond League meeting spearheaded by four women, Olympic silver medallist Caster Semenya (800m), Wenda Nel (400m hurdles), Carina Horn (100m) with Dumisane Hlaselo (1 500m) and Antonio Alkana (110m... Read more
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iol.co.za
Van Niekerk to train with Bolt to boost Rio hopesknowing you are putting your all out there and somebody else is cheating.” The
Van Niekerk to train with Bolt to boost Rio hopes
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
knowing you are putting your all out there and somebody else is cheating.” The 23-year-old has also backed compatriot Caster Semenya to make a successful comeback in Rio after almost two years on the sidelines with injury. The 800-metres... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Van Niekerk to train with Bolt to boost Rio hopesknowing you are putting your all out there and somebody else is cheating." The
Van Niekerk to train with Bolt to boost Rio hopes
Reuters Sports News / Posted 5 days ago
knowing you are putting your all out there and somebody else is cheating." The 23-year-old has also backed compatriot Caster Semenya to make a successful comeback in Rio after almost two years on the sidelines with injury. The 800-metres... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Van Niekerk to train with Bolt to boost Rio hopesknowing you are putting your all out there and somebody else is cheating." The
Van Niekerk to train with Bolt to boost Rio hopes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
knowing you are putting your all out there and somebody else is cheating." The 23-year-old has also backed compatriot Caster Semenya to make a successful comeback in Rio after almost two years on the sidelines with injury. The 800-metres... Read more
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The Star
Van Niekerk to train with Bolt to boost Rio hopesknowing you are putting your all out there and somebody else is cheating." The
Van Niekerk to train with Bolt to boost Rio hopes
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
knowing you are putting your all out there and somebody else is cheating." The 23-year-old has also backed compatriot Caster Semenya to make a successful comeback in Rio after almost two years on the sidelines with injury. The 800-metres... Read more
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iol.co.za
Caster won’t run 400m in RioShe won an historic triple gold at the South African championships in April, bu
Caster won’t run 400m in Rio
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
She won an historic triple gold at the South African championships in April, but Caster Semenya will focus on just one event for the Rio Olympics in August. That was the word from her coach, Jean Verster, this week ahead of Sunday’s Diamond League... Read more
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Super Sport
Horn starts quest to go faster than 11s in Rabat400-hurdles champion, Wenda Nel (Tuks/HPC), will also be in action in Rabat. Ot
Horn starts quest to go faster than 11s in Rabat
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
400-hurdles champion, Wenda Nel (Tuks/HPC), will also be in action in Rabat. Other South African athletes who will be active in Rabat are: Caster Semenya (800m); Dumisane Hlaselo (1500m); Rushwai Samaai (long jump) and Antonio Alkana (110-hur... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Horn Has Unfinished Business As She Races in Rabat400m hurdles champion, Wenda Nel (Tuks/HPC), will also be in action in Rabat.
Horn Has Unfinished Business As She Races in Rabat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
400m hurdles champion, Wenda Nel (Tuks/HPC), will also be in action in Rabat. Other South African athletes who will be active in Rabat are: Caster Semenya (800m); Dumisane Hlaselo (1500m); Rushwai Samaai (long jump) and Antonio Alkana (110-hurdl... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘Semenya could win 800m by 20 metres’Rio Olympics 2016, Caster Semenya: controversial gender agenda to divide opinio
‘Semenya could win 800m by 20 metres’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Rio Olympics 2016, Caster Semenya: controversial gender agenda to divide opinion at Rio Olympics | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘Semenya could win 800m by 20 metres’MYSTERIOUS South African Caster Semenya has been tipped to win the Olympic 800m
‘Semenya could win 800m by 20 metres’
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
MYSTERIOUS South African Caster Semenya has been tipped to win the Olympic 800m by 20 metres and leave a conflicted world to wade through the moral minefield behind her. Former world champion Semenya has been the subject of career long discussion... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Semenya could win 800m by 20 metres’MYSTERIOUS South African Caster Semenya has been tipped to win the Olympic 800m
‘Semenya could win 800m by 20 metres’
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
MYSTERIOUS South African Caster Semenya has been tipped to win the Olympic 800m by 20 metres and leave a conflicted world to wade through the moral minefield behind her. Former world champion Semenya has been the subject of career long discussion... Read more
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Super Sport
SA trio set for Shanghai Diamond Leaguein the start lists for the second leg of the IAAF Diamond League series in Shan
SA trio set for Shanghai Diamond League
Super Sport / Posted 12 days ago
in the start lists for the second leg of the IAAF Diamond League series in Shanghai on Saturday. After in-form 800m runner Caster Semenya and national Javelin Throw record holder Sunette Viljoen led a powerful contingent to secure victories at the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wayne throws his hat in the relay ring4x400m and 4x100m relay teams for the Limpopo meet. The 4x400m team will be sp
Wayne throws his hat in the relay ring
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
4x400m and 4x100m relay teams for the Limpopo meet. The 4x400m team will be spearheaded by Olympic silver medallist Caster Semenya, and will included hurdles ace Wenda Nel, Gena Lofstrand, Anuscha Nice, and Liza Kellerman. Joint national... Read more
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Daily Mail
MARTIN SAMUEL: Ranieri tolerated champagne spray to save faceyou're interested. Not in the least. I had a column close to written by the ti
MARTIN SAMUEL: Ranieri tolerated champagne spray to save face
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
you're interested. Not in the least. I had a column close to written by the time Leicester kicked off. The lead was about Caster Semenya, the South African runner. I ditched that because I felt strongly about what happened to Ranieri. No doubt... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Close to 100-Strong Preliminary Squad Named for African Champsthe event was in 1993, also in Durban. The team includes all the big names of
Close to 100-Strong Preliminary Squad Named for African Champs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
the event was in 1993, also in Durban. The team includes all the big names of SA track and field, including the in-form Caster Semenya, who will once again run three events (at least, she's been entered in three!), the 400, 800 and 1500 metre... Read more
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Daily Mail
MARTIN SAMUEL: Semenya on track but running in ethical minefieldCaster Semenya on track for Rio gold but she's running in an ethical minefield
MARTIN SAMUEL: Semenya on track but running in ethical minefield
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Caster Semenya on track for Rio gold but she's running in an ethical minefield Caster Semenya won in Doha this week and is course for gold at Olympics It is believed the 25-year-old has natural genetic advantages as an athlete Semenya had to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Manyonga out of Diamond League meet800m runner Rynhardt van Rensburg will also make the trip to the Far East. The
Manyonga out of Diamond League meet
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
800m runner Rynhardt van Rensburg will also make the trip to the Far East. They will look to emulate the performances of Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen, who won in the 800m and javelin competitions respectively at the opening Diamond League... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyan Athletes Fire Warning Shot in Dohamanaged a second place finish in the women's 3,000 race. In the 800m women's r
Kenyan Athletes Fire Warning Shot in Doha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
managed a second place finish in the women's 3,000 race. In the 800m women's race, former world champion South Africa's Caster Semenya made her intentions known ahead of the Rio Olympic Games after cruising to victory with a world leading time... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Asbel Kiprop, Conseslus Kipruto Ease to Victory in Doha800m bronze medallist Eunice Sum from Kenya was forced to settle for third in t
Asbel Kiprop, Conseslus Kipruto Ease to Victory in Doha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
800m bronze medallist Eunice Sum from Kenya was forced to settle for third in the 800m race where the 2009 World champion Caster Semenya from South Africa won in a world lead time of 1:58.26. Sum clocked season's best of 1:59.74 behind Ethiopian... Read more
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iol.co.za
Olympic glory awaits Caster, Sunetteby running in the Racers Grand Prix. But it’s not all about male sprinters. T
Olympic glory awaits Caster, Sunette
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
by running in the Racers Grand Prix. But it’s not all about male sprinters. Two of our darlings in track and field, Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen, brought great pride to our athletics scene by grabbing victories in the opening Diamond... Read more
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iol.co.za
Semenya, Viljoen sparkle in QatarJohannesburg – Athletics South Africa congratulates middle-distance runner Cast
Semenya, Viljoen sparkle in Qatar
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Johannesburg – Athletics South Africa congratulates middle-distance runner Caster Semenya and javelin thrower Sunette Viljoen on their victories at the opening leg of the 2016 IAAF Diamond League series in Doha, Qatar on Friday night. Semenya won... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hanekom On a High After a Rio 2016 Hurdles QualificationOrazio Cremona continued his comeback with a 19.38m victory. Of the South Afri
Hanekom On a High After a Rio 2016 Hurdles Qualification
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Orazio Cremona continued his comeback with a 19.38m victory. Of the South Africans doing duty in Doha it was girl power as Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen flew the flag highest. First it was Viljoen who opened activities with a 65.14m first... Read more
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ESPN
Semenya shows impressive form with win in DohaDOHA, Qatar -- Caster Semenya made herself the early Olympic front-runner by ea
Semenya shows impressive form with win in Doha
ESPN / Posted 18 days ago
DOHA, Qatar -- Caster Semenya made herself the early Olympic front-runner by easily winning the women's 800 meters in the Doha Diamond League meet on Friday. Semenya decimated the field in a season-best 1 minute, 58.26 seconds, almost nine-tenths of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Eilidh Doyle gives glimpse of Olympic potential by securing first Diamond League title of the seasonTori Bowie held off European number one Dafne Schippers in the 100m in a world
Eilidh Doyle gives glimpse of Olympic potential by securing first Diamond League title of the season
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
Tori Bowie held off European number one Dafne Schippers in the 100m in a world lead of 10.80 seconds. While South Africa’s Caster Semenya landed her first Diamond League win since 2011 in the 800m with British duo Shelayna Oskan-Clarke and Adelle... Read more
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SportsFan
Semenya early Olympic 800m favouriteSouth Africa's Caster Semenya has made herself the early Olympic front-runner b
Semenya early Olympic 800m favourite
SportsFan / Posted 18 days ago
South Africa's Caster Semenya has made herself the early Olympic front-runner by easily winning the women's 800 metres in the Doha Diamond League meet. Semenya decimated the field in a season-best 1 minute, 58.26 seconds on Friday, almost... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Semenya hammers out Olympic warning with world-leading 800mDOHA - Caster Semenya breezed to victory on Friday in the women's 800m at the D
Semenya hammers out Olympic warning with world-leading 800m
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
DOHA - Caster Semenya breezed to victory on Friday in the women's 800m at the Doha Diamond League meeting, clocking a world best time for 2016 of 1:58.26, just three months before the Olympics. South Africa's Caster Semenya (R) competes in a... Read more
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Scotsman
Eilidh Doyle powers to top of world rankings in Dohagoal. “The last three weeks of training have pushed me on to believe I could qu
Eilidh Doyle powers to top of world rankings in Doha
Scotsman / Posted 19 days ago
goal. “The last three weeks of training have pushed me on to believe I could qualify,” she said. Elsewhere, South Africa’s Caster Semenya took her first Diamond League win since 2011 in the 800m, with British prospect Shelayna Oskan-Clarke fifth,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Semenya hammers out Rio warning in Doha, Kenyans shineDOHA: Caster Semenya sent an Olympics warning to her rivals in Doha on Friday (
Semenya hammers out Rio warning in Doha, Kenyans shine
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
DOHA: Caster Semenya sent an Olympics warning to her rivals in Doha on Friday (May 6) with a 2016 world best time in the 800m of 1:58.26, on a night otherwise dominated by Kenyan and American athletes. In the first Diamond League meeting of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Semenya puts her foot down in Dohatwo-thirds of the race, and it brought back memories of her subdued start to th
Semenya puts her foot down in Doha
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
two-thirds of the race, and it brought back memories of her subdued start to the 2012 London Olympic final. But this time, Caster Semenya came first instead of second as she claimed victory in the 800m at the opening Diamond League meeting in Doha... Read more
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Super Sport
Semenya sends out Olympic warning Caster Semenya breezed to victory on Friday in the women's 800m at the Doha D
Semenya sends out Olympic warning
Super Sport / Posted 19 days ago
Caster Semenya breezed to victory on Friday in the women's 800m at the Doha Diamond League meeting, clocking a world best time for 2016 of 1:58.26, just three months before the Olympics. Semenya powered through the... Read more
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Super Sport
LIVE BLOG - Africa at the Diamond LeagueTa Lou and Murielle Ahoure in the women’s 100m. We’ll also be watching the wome
LIVE BLOG - Africa at the Diamond League
Super Sport / Posted 19 days ago
Ta Lou and Murielle Ahoure in the women’s 100m. We’ll also be watching the women’s 800m closely where South Africa’s Caster Semenya will take on Eunice Jepkoech Sum and Ethiopia’s Habitam Aelmu. There are countless more Africans in the field... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wayde set to shine for home fanstop athletics talent will today line-up at the curtain raiser for this year’s D
Wayde set to shine for home fans
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
top athletics talent will today line-up at the curtain raiser for this year’s Diamond League meeting in Doha, with Caster Semenya leading the charge. While six individual athletes including World javelin bronze medallist Sunette Viljoen... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hogan must stay in Doha circleat the SA champs.” Hogan will be one of six South African athletes competing i
Hogan must stay in Doha circle
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
at the SA champs.” Hogan will be one of six South African athletes competing in Doha, with the others being 800m star Caster Semenya, Wenda Nel (400m hurdles), Sunette Viljoen (javelin), Dumisane Hlaselo (1 500m) and Antonio Alkana (110m... Read more
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CBC.ca
Season-opening Diamond League meet attracts track & field's eliteher Doha title after running a career-best 1:56.99 last season. The 2013 world
Season-opening Diamond League meet attracts track & field's elite
CBC.ca / Posted 20 days ago
her Doha title after running a career-best 1:56.99 last season. The 2013 world champion won bronze at the event a year ago. South Africa's Caster Semenya, the 2009 world champion and 2012 Olympic silver medallist, will be among Sum's chief... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Asbel Kiprop, Ezekiel Kemboi, Vivian Cheruiyot in Doha for Season Openerbefore claiming bronze last in Beijing, is the athlete to watch in the women's
Asbel Kiprop, Ezekiel Kemboi, Vivian Cheruiyot in Doha for Season Opener
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
before claiming bronze last in Beijing, is the athlete to watch in the women's 800m. Sum will face 2009 World champion Caster Semenya (South Africa), who is fresh from winning three titles at the South Africa Championships; 400m, 800m and... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mbalula launches rural sport programmerural areas,” he said, citing the likes of recently-retired Orlando Pirates def
Mbalula launches rural sport programme
Daily Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
rural areas,” he said, citing the likes of recently-retired Orlando Pirates defender Siyabonga Sangweni and 800m track star Caster Semenya. The minister said many talented black children ended up drinking their talents away because even when... Read more
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