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AllAfrica.com
Nyairera Sets Rights On World Title and 2020 Tokyo OlympicsWorld Championships in Beijing where she lost in the first round. At the Rio S
Nyairera Sets Rights On World Title and 2020 Tokyo Olympics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
World Championships in Beijing where she lost in the first round. At the Rio Summer Games, Nyairera lost to South Africa's Caster Semenya and Francine Niyonsaba from Burundi, who claimed gold and silver respectively. "I didn't prepare well this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Who Is Caster Semenya and Why Does She Matter?Caster Semenya's attitude to continue serving black excellence despite the ridi
Who Is Caster Semenya and Why Does She Matter?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Caster Semenya's attitude to continue serving black excellence despite the ridiculous amounts of bull she's had to go through is the reason she's our Woman Crush Everyday. Born in 1991 in rural Ga-Masehlong, Polokwane to Dorcus and Jacob Semenya,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiprop Fails to Clear Rio Hangover in Lausanneshe will bounce back in the remaining two races of the season. Niyonsaba took
Kiprop Fails to Clear Rio Hangover in Lausanne
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
she will bounce back in the remaining two races of the season. Niyonsaba took advantage of the absence of South African Caster Semenya who has beaten her four times already this season including in the Olympics to strongly punch the pace and... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Olympic champion Thompson stars as Bolt skips Diamond meetattempt in the high jump, and Francine Niyonsaba of Burundi in the women's 800.
Olympic champion Thompson stars as Bolt skips Diamond meet
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
attempt in the high jump, and Francine Niyonsaba of Burundi in the women's 800. Niyonsaba timed 1:57.71 as Olympic champion Caster Semenya of South Africa skipped the meet. Semenya plans to run at Zurich next Thursday. In the shot put, 2012 Olympic... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Fair play and regulation – the experience of Caster SemenyaPeace Studies at the University of Notre Dame, United States. The doubts and s
Fair play and regulation – the experience of Caster Semenya
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame, United States. The doubts and suspicions that the IAAF test on Caster Semenya created did not end with the 2009 press release or the changes to the gender verification testing. From a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Olympic champion Thompson stars as Bolt skips Diamond meetattempt in the high jump, and Francine Niyonsaba of Burundi in the women's 800.
Olympic champion Thompson stars as Bolt skips Diamond meet
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
attempt in the high jump, and Francine Niyonsaba of Burundi in the women's 800. Niyonsaba timed 1:57.71 as Olympic champion Caster Semenya of South Africa skipped the meet. Semenya plans to run at Zurich next Thursday. In the shot put, 2012 Olympic... Read more
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Daily Mail
'I came second in the WHITE race': Pole sorry for causing outrageA Polish runner who finished fifth in the Olympic women's 800m final won by Cas
'I came second in the WHITE race': Pole sorry for causing outrage
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A Polish runner who finished fifth in the Olympic women's 800m final won by Caster Semenya has said sorry for causing uproar by claiming she was the 'second white' in the race. Sprinter Joanna Jozwik sparked outrage when she bizarrely said she felt... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Caster Semenya honoured in new Nike ad The video has received a flood of YouTube views since Sunday. One of the wom
Caster Semenya honoured in new Nike ad
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
The video has received a flood of YouTube views since Sunday. One of the women featured in the 'Unlimited Fight' advert. Picture: Supplied JOHANNESBURG – In case you missed it, Nike has honoured Olympic gold... Read more
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Daily Mail
Negative comparisons between Olympics and football are unfairI wish you could have one of your Q and A debates on the issue of Caster Semeny
Negative comparisons between Olympics and football are unfair
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
I wish you could have one of your Q and A debates on the issue of Caster Semenya because I do feel your understanding of the whole matter is quite simplistic. Where is the advantage she has? It has never been scientifically proven, hence the Court of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bolt's Farewell - I Can't Carry On for Everto his fiancée, Nicole Johnson, with whom he has a three-month-old son. Semeny
Bolt's Farewell - I Can't Carry On for Ever
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to his fiancée, Nicole Johnson, with whom he has a three-month-old son. Semenya wins 800m for South Africa South Africa's Caster Semenya won Olympic gold in the 800m but Great Britain's Lynsey Sharp missed out on a medal as she finished... Read more
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iol.co.za
A big Phat petition to kick Joe out of ECRKagiso Media, she accused the host of making racist comments, sharing sexual in
A big Phat petition to kick Joe out of ECR
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Kagiso Media, she accused the host of making racist comments, sharing sexual innuendo, referring to Olympic gold medallist Caster Semenya as “him”, and condoning adultery. Going said he mentioned tattooing a baby, and made jokes about rape in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gender's not just Adam and Eveteach their children to accept and embrace these "new" identities among us, for
Gender's not just Adam and Eve
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
teach their children to accept and embrace these "new" identities among us, for no prejudice rolls away by good intentions alone. The task is political and pedagogical, and it will take time to change attitudes towards persons like Caster S... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Phat hits the fire with Joecondoning affairs, insulting Wayde van Niekerk's girlfriend, making jokes about
Phat hits the fire with Joe
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
condoning affairs, insulting Wayde van Niekerk's girlfriend, making jokes about rape and calling Olympic gold medallist Caster Semenya "him". Mchunu said the station was aware of a petition calling for Phat Joe to be taken off air. "We are... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Too big, too strong, too powerful, too black for weepy, waifish Sharp and JozwikBODY LANGUAGE After Caster Semenya had run and won the final of the women’s 80
Too big, too strong, too powerful, too black for weepy, waifish Sharp and Jozwik
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
BODY LANGUAGE After Caster Semenya had run and won the final of the women’s 800m at the Rio Olympics, there was a sense of celebration online. For once the podium was dominated by three African women of varying hues. Semenya, Francine Niyonsaba and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Defiant sprinter Caster Semenya has 'no time' for her criticsControversial gold medal winner Caster Semenya was defiant about her victory wh
Defiant sprinter Caster Semenya has 'no time' for her critics
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Controversial gold medal winner Caster Semenya was defiant about her victory when she flew home to a hero's welcome in South Africa, saying she had 'no time' for her critics. As bitter recriminations over the gender row runner's victory in the 800m... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Caster Semenya to take some time out before competing again She won gold in the women’s 800 meters at the Rio Olympics on Sunday. FILE:
Caster Semenya to take some time out before competing again
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
She won gold in the women’s 800 meters at the Rio Olympics on Sunday. FILE: Gold medallist Caster Semenya poses on the podium for the Women's 800m Final during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.... Read more
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Super Sport
Athletics SA sets best performance in Riothe medallists) reaching the finals. With the athletics SA quartet of World Ch
Athletics SA sets best performance in Rio
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
the medallists) reaching the finals. With the athletics SA quartet of World Champion Wayde van Niekerk (400m Men - gold), Caster Semenya (800 Women - gold), Sunette Viljoen (Javelin Throw Women - silver) and Luvo Manyonga (Long Jump Men - silver)... Read more
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Super Sport
Athletics SA sets best performance in IAAFthe medallists) reaching the finals. With athletics SA quartet of World Champi
Athletics SA sets best performance in IAAF
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
the medallists) reaching the finals. With athletics SA quartet of World Champion Wayde van Niekerk 400m Men (gold), Caster Semenya 800 Women (gold), Sunette Viljoen Javelin Throw Women (silver) and Luvo Manyonga Long Jump Men (silver)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa's 2016 Olympic Winnersmedal tally, including 10 golds and 19 silvers. Apart from high profile wins by
Africa's 2016 Olympic Winners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
medal tally, including 10 golds and 19 silvers. Apart from high profile wins by South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk and Caster Semenya, and outstanding track event performances by Kenya and Ethiopia, countries such as Niger, Côte d'Ivoire and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
What a bunch of sorry loserswomen's 800m, then hinted that she would have liked at least one of those who b
What a bunch of sorry losers
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
women's 800m, then hinted that she would have liked at least one of those who beat her (she stopped just short of naming Caster Semenya) banned from the Games. That's one way of winning a gold medal: having your opponents eliminated for some... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Bishop getting back on trackto finish in 1:57.02, but saw Kenya’s Margaret Wambui catch her down the stretc
Bishop getting back on track
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 3 days ago
to finish in 1:57.02, but saw Kenya’s Margaret Wambui catch her down the stretch to take the bronze medal. South Africa’s Caster Semenya took gold in 1:55.28 and Burundi’s Francine Niyonsaba captured the silver medal and there was some controversy... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Rio 2016: Women who made their mark on the Games’ historyAnd so, it is worth celebrating some of the women who made history at this year
Rio 2016: Women who made their mark on the Games’ history
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
And so, it is worth celebrating some of the women who made history at this year’s Olympics. Here are a few highlights. Caster Semenya Sunette Viljoen Like Semenya, Sunette Viljoen has had to battle against adversity. Never afraid to speak out... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jose Mourinho's giants could be head and shoulders above the restLeague seem a little unevolved. SEMENYA STILL CAN'T SEE IT, BUT THERE'S NO CAM
Jose Mourinho's giants could be head and shoulders above the rest
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
League seem a little unevolved. SEMENYA STILL CAN'T SEE IT, BUT THERE'S NO CAMPAIGN OF HATE… The irony is, nobody hates Caster Semenya. They may not know what to do with her; they may be troubled by the ethical dilemma around her continued... Read more
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Daily Maverick
In photos – Fans greet South African Olympianssilver medalist Sunette Viljoen were not there as they are travelling to compet
In photos – Fans greet South African Olympians
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
silver medalist Sunette Viljoen were not there as they are travelling to compete in France. But crowd favourites including Caster Semenya, Chad le Clos, Luvo Manyonga and Cameron van der Burgh more than made up for this. By IHSAAN HAFFEJEE for... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Sportsilver medalist Sunette Viljoen were not there as they are travelling to compet
Sport
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
silver medalist Sunette Viljoen were not there as they are travelling to compete in France. But crowd favourites including Caster Semenya, Chad le Clos, Luvo Manyonga and Cameron van der Burgh more than made up for this. By IHSAAN HAFFEJEE for... Read more
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New Now Next
More Than A Third Of LGBTI Athletes Won Medals In Rio– Judo 57kg weight class Seimone Augustus, Elena Delle Donne, Brittney Griner
More Than A Third Of LGBTI Athletes Won Medals In Rio
New Now Next / Posted 4 days ago
– Judo 57kg weight class Seimone Augustus, Elena Delle Donne, Brittney Griner and Angel McCoughtry (USA) – Basketball Caster Semenya (South Africa) – 800m run Lisa Dahlkvist, Nilla Fisher, Hedvig Lindahl and Carolina Seger (Sweden) –... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA's Rio Heroes Return Home to a Thunderous Welcomecorporate advertising found its way into the fold - we see you Peermont! But a
SA's Rio Heroes Return Home to a Thunderous Welcome
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
corporate advertising found its way into the fold - we see you Peermont! But above all, it seems most were there to see Caster Semenya. "If we see Caster we're gonna shout: "Well done! You've made SA proud" #teamSArise #Rio2016 @thedailyvox... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Thank You SA - Caster SemenyaEkurhuleni — South Africa's 800m gold medallist Caster Semenya has thanked Sout
Thank You SA - Caster Semenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Ekurhuleni — South Africa's 800m gold medallist Caster Semenya has thanked South Africans for coming out in their numbers to welcome Team South Africa back into the country following the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. "I would like to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Servants Urged to Innovatively Improve Service Deliveryand be able to address the root causes of service delivery failures. The Minis
Public Servants Urged to Innovatively Improve Service Delivery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
and be able to address the root causes of service delivery failures. The Minister also hailed Olympic gold medallists Caster Semenya and Wayde van Niekerk and Team SA for their achievements at the Rio Olympics. It was announced during the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Team SA arrives home to hero’s welcomeTambo Airport to get a glimpse of their favourite sport stars. High jump silve
Team SA arrives home to hero’s welcome
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Tambo Airport to get a glimpse of their favourite sport stars. High jump silver medalist Luvo Manyonga and 800m champion Caster Semenya. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. 2016 Rio Olympics,Olympics,SASCOC JOHANNESBURG – Sports Minister Fikile... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Social Responsibility must be located in the National Development Planworkers and communities living adjacent to mines? Was an impact assessment cond
Social Responsibility must be located in the National Development Plan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
workers and communities living adjacent to mines? Was an impact assessment conducted by Anglo America or anybody else? Caster Semenya and Wade du Plessis has taken centre stage in world sports. Previously South Africa's long distance runners... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
IAAF to challenge hyperandrogynism rulingGold medallist South Africa's Caster Semenya poses on the podium for the Women'
IAAF to challenge hyperandrogynism ruling
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
Gold medallist South Africa's Caster Semenya poses on the podium for the Women's 800m Final during the athletics event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 20, 2016. / AFP PHOTO The International... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gender row runner Caster Semenya returns home to South AfricaControversial runner Caster Semenya arrived home to South Africa today after he
Gender row runner Caster Semenya returns home to South Africa
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Controversial runner Caster Semenya arrived home to South Africa today after her predictably dominant victory in the women’s 800-metre race at Rio 2016. The athlete handed her gold medal to her wife Violet Raseboya after arriving at Johannesburg... Read more
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iol.co.za
Springboks meet Caster in BrazilThe Boks travelled via Sao Paulo in Brazil, where they bumped into 800m Olympic
Springboks meet Caster in Brazil
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
The Boks travelled via Sao Paulo in Brazil, where they bumped into 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya and 5 000m finalist Elroy Gelant at the airport, with SA Rugby posting a photo of the two athletes with flyhalf Elton Jantjies, centre Juan de... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Caster, You Remind Us That We All Have a Place in This Mad WorldWhen Caster Semenya won the 800m heat at Olympic final in Rio on Sunday, the en
Caster, You Remind Us That We All Have a Place in This Mad World
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
When Caster Semenya won the 800m heat at Olympic final in Rio on Sunday, the entire nation was sleeping. Well, most of us, at least. Some, of course, had set their clocks for 1:30am to catch a glimpse of Caster's tryst with history and destiny. A... Read more
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iafrica.com
IAAF to challenge hyperandrogynism rulingGold medallist South Africa's Caster Semenya poses on the podium for the Women'
IAAF to challenge hyperandrogynism ruling
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Gold medallist South Africa's Caster Semenya poses on the podium for the Women's 800m Final during the athletics event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 20, 2016. / AFP PHOTO The International... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Team S.Africa receives heroes welcomes from Rio OlympicsJOHANNESBURG - South Africa's Olympic medallists including track stars Wayde va
Team S.Africa receives heroes welcomes from Rio Olympics
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's Olympic medallists including track stars Wayde van Niekerk and Caster Semenya received a heroes welcome Tuesday when they arrived from the games in Brazil. Caster Semenya, the crowd's favourite, got the biggest applause... Read more
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Super Sport
Team SA receives heroes welcomes South Africa's Olympic medallists including track stars Wayde van Niekerk and
Team SA receives heroes welcomes
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
South Africa's Olympic medallists including track stars Wayde van Niekerk and Caster Semenya received a heroes welcome on Tuesday when they arrived from the games in Brazil. Hundreds of people gathered at... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Caster Semenya Takes a Beatingfemale athletes was allowed to continue on as normal without tests or surgeries
Caster Semenya Takes a Beating
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
female athletes was allowed to continue on as normal without tests or surgeries but the public and press continue to put Caster Semenya “under a knife” in order to sell stories. It was not proven whether or not these women have a better advantage... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Caster, Not Oscar – An Open Letter To TIME MagazineAfrica was already running to the finish line for its Gold. At the Rio Olympic
Caster, Not Oscar – An Open Letter To TIME Magazine
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Africa was already running to the finish line for its Gold. At the Rio Olympics Games in the Women’s 800m on Saturday, Caster Semenya took a record 1m55.28s to shatter the subtle white border framing your March 11th issue. Born in the tiny... Read more
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iol.co.za
Boks meet Caster in RioThe Boks travelled via Sao Paulo in Brazil, where they bumped into 800m Olympic
Boks meet Caster in Rio
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
The Boks travelled via Sao Paulo in Brazil, where they bumped into 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya and 5 000m finalist Elroy Gelant at the airport, with SA Rugby posting a photo of the two athletes with flyhalf Elton Jantjies, centre Juan de... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Recognising excellence: Team SA medallists bag more awardsRio Olympics. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. 2016 Rio Olympics,Olympics,Sports M
Recognising excellence: Team SA medallists bag more awards
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Rio Olympics. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. 2016 Rio Olympics,Olympics,Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula,Olympics in Brazil,Caster Semenya,Chad le Clos,Wayde van Niekerk,Filkile Mbalula,Caster Semenya fans JOHANNESBURG – Team South Africa’s... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Hundreds of fans welcome home Team SA, athletes score excellence awardswith a record ten medals including two gold medals. HIGH FLYERS: High jump sil
Hundreds of fans welcome home Team SA, athletes score excellence awards
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
with a record ten medals including two gold medals. HIGH FLYERS: High jump silver medalist Luvo Mayonga and 800m champion Caster Semenya. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. 2016 Rio Olympics,Olympics,SASCOC,Olympics in Brazil,Summer Olympics in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Loyiso defends his comedy credentials amidst 'Caster joke' backlashThe comedian was caught in the middle of a social media storm this past weekend
Loyiso defends his comedy credentials amidst 'Caster joke' backlash
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
The comedian was caught in the middle of a social media storm this past weekend when he made a joke about Caster Semenya that didn't sit well with Twitter. Twitter went on the attack questioning why he even saw himself as funny. Loyiso took to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
There Are Still People Who Are Not Happy for Caster SemenyaCaster Semenya goes down in history as the first black South African woman to b
There Are Still People Who Are Not Happy for Caster Semenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Caster Semenya goes down in history as the first black South African woman to bring home gold. Joanna Jozwik, the Polish athlete, who placed 5th in the race has claims that she feels like a "silver medalist." Not only did Jozwik dismiss an entire... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'I'm glad I'm the first European' - Olympian shocks with 'racist' remarksfinal, Jozwik didn't hold back in her views on the podium getters, all from Afr
'I'm glad I'm the first European' - Olympian shocks with 'racist' remarks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
final, Jozwik didn't hold back in her views on the podium getters, all from African countries, including the much-discussed Caster Semenya. "It hurts a bit. I saw Melissa Bishop who was very disappointed, she improved her personal best and was 4th.... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Caster Semenya’s sweet victory: Mokgadi takes goldShe’s done it. There was little doubt that Caster Semenya would run her way to
Caster Semenya’s sweet victory: Mokgadi takes gold
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
She’s done it. There was little doubt that Caster Semenya would run her way to gold in the final 800m race at the Rio Olympics, but finally she’s where she belongs. South Africans stayed up late, glued to their television screens at 2.27am on Sunday... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Sport and gender: Can of worms, openA few short days before Caster Semenya won gold in the women’s 800m final in Ri
Sport and gender: Can of worms, open
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
A few short days before Caster Semenya won gold in the women’s 800m final in Rio de Janeiro, Sascoc president Gideon Sam told Sport24 that for both him and Semenya, the issue of her gender was “dead in the water”. “We take that as one of the tricks... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Melissa was 'best version' of herselfwere forced to take inhibitor medication if they wanted to race. The Olympic g
Melissa was 'best version' of herself
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 5 days ago
were forced to take inhibitor medication if they wanted to race. The Olympic gold medal on Saturday went to South Africa’s Caster Semenya, who has been at the centre of the debate. There were reports that she was intersex — someone who has both... Read more
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asianage
Leave sport to talentthat women with too much male hormones have an unfair advantage while competing
Leave sport to talent
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
that women with too much male hormones have an unfair advantage while competing with regular women. Take South Africa’s Caster Semenya, for example. She won the 800 m gold at Rio. Sure, she is very fast — but is she fully a woman? She was banned... Read more
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