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" Can I be your side chick " a woman asked Caster Semenya after posting this picture

Mokgadi Caster Semenya OIB is a South African middle-distance runner and winner of two Olympic gold medals and three World Championships in the women's 800 metres. Semenya is an intersex woman, assigned female at birth, with XY chromosomes and naturally elevated testosterone levels caused by the presence of internal testes.

  2 months ago ago

ENTERTAINMENT

"The things that happened in Sodom and Gomorrah are here" | Caster Semenya's Picture Causes A Stir

Legendary South African athletes Caster Semenya is a divisive figure in South Africa and around the world, there are a lot of people who have criticized the World Athletics for their regulations regarding DSD (differences in s*xual development), while other people are criticizing Caster Semenya for allegedly wanting to be a 'man' during her normal everyday life but still wanting to compete with woman in competitions.

  4 months ago ago

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Finally Good news for Caster Semenya

Writer: Jack Hadebe Caster Semenya source : Gallo images FINALLY, South Africans Olympics champion, Caster Semenya had some good news that will definitely boost her athletic career. Semenya had been given another reason to keep her battle going. A correction has been made by scientist who published original evidence used by World athletics to defend its decision to ban DSD atheletes.

  11 months ago ago
Finally Good news for Caster Semenya

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"Fair Discrimination"

In the 2016 RIO Olympics, Caster Semenya won the woman's 800m Olympic title, she was followed by Francine Niyonsaba of Burundi and Margret Wambui of Kenya. What all these women have in common is that they are all Olympic medalist in the 800m. They will not be allowed to take part in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics 800 meters due to naturally high testosterones as stipulated in the Court of Arbitration Sport (CAS).

  1 year ago ago

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CASTER SEMEYA Breathing Fire Over World Athletics, 'They Ended My Career; DETAILS HERE

Mokgadi Caster Semenya conceived 7 January 1991 is a South African center distance sprinter and victor of two Olympic gold decorations and three World Championships in the ladies' 800 meters. She originally won gold at the World Championships in 2009 and proceeded to succeed at the 2016 Olympics, and 2017 World Championships, where she likewise won a bronze decoration in the 1500 meters.

  10 months ago ago
CASTER SEMEYA Breathing Fire Over World Athletics, 'They Ended My Career; DETAILS HERE

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People are not happy with Castor Semenya' s recent pic see why read comments below

Mokgadi Caster Semenya OIB (born 7 January 1991) is a South African middle-distance runner and winner of two Olympic gold medals and three World Championships in the women's 800 meters. She first won gold at the World Championships in 2009 and went on to win at the 2016 Olympics, and 2017 World Championships, where she also won a bronze medal in the 1500 meters.

  4 months ago ago
People are not happy with Castor Semenya' s recent pic see why read comments below

SPORTS

Caster Semenya slams World Athletics for being Male and Female.

South Africa's renowned world record breaking athlete Caster Semenya has criticised the World Athletics. The athlete complains about the body of allegedly complicating her gender when it comes to her participation in the sports. According to her complaints the body has allegedly classified her to participate in both categories of males and females.

  4 months ago ago
Caster Semenya slams World Athletics for being Male and Female.

ENTERTAINMENT

Caster Semenya reason for the ban revealed.

Caster Semenya has been banned from participating, and the reason for the ban has been announced.Caster Semenya, a Mzansi star , has been barred from performing as an athlete, and she has spoken out against it in collaboration with the LUX brand.The explanation for the ban was clarified in a video posted on social media: Caster was born with hyperandrogenism, which is thought to help her speed.

  1 year ago ago
Caster Semenya reason for the ban revealed.

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Athletics in 2021: Seeing not believing as shoe tech rips up the record books

When World Athletics president Sebastian Coe opened his year-in-review by spotlighting "some jaw-dropping performances," he neatly summarized the sport's present paradox: fans are surprised, but not necessarily impressed, by what they are seeing. Huge world records were routinely met with the tired presumption of doping for decades, while many of today's even higher jumps are the consequence of "performance-enhancing technology."

  7 months ago ago
Athletics in 2021: Seeing not believing as shoe tech rips up the record books

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Caster Semenya set to sue World Athletics- Here is why

As Caster Semenya's battle to run in her #1 800m occasion proceeds, she is thinking about petitioning for harms from World Athletics following a change made to an investigation that was persuasive, in preventing her from at last safeguarding her Olympic title. Semenya's legal advisor, Greg Nott, depicted the adjustment of the British Journal of Sport Medicine's (BJSM) phrasing in an examination about female competitors, with contrasts in sexual turn of events (DSD) as "unreasonable, pessimistic and untoward", and the circumstance of it soon after the Tokyo Olympics as "stunning and inexcusable".

  11 months ago ago
Caster Semenya set to sue World Athletics- Here is why

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After a four-year ban, Luvo Manyonga finally breaks his silence

World Athletics recently banned Olympic silver medalist, Luvo Manyonga for four years for violating governing body rules after his mother's death last year. The former drug addict, who has battled addiction for year, described exclusively to the Cape Times that his consultation with a traditional healer told him "apparently he was supposed to die, not Luvo’s mother."

  1 year ago ago
After a four-year ban, Luvo Manyonga finally breaks his silence

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Athletics SA sends 54 athletes to compete in U20 World Championships

A full-strength South African team will compete in the World Athletics U20 Championships, which begin on Wednesday in Nairobi. A total of 54 athletes from South Africa will compete, with 29 men and 25 women. In their respective speciality events, 12 of the 54 are ranked among the top 10 in the world this year in the U20s.

  11 months ago ago
Athletics SA sends 54 athletes to compete in U20 World Championships

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Caster Semenya heads to European human rights

Caster Semenya has decided to take her fight internationally to the European court of Human rights. This is the fight she's not talking lightly, against World Athletics regulations, that barr her from certain middle distance races, unless she take testosterone reducing medication to participate in those categories, this is according to the eNCA new. The Olympic 800M champion Caster Semenya's lawyers said on eNCA that they have said she's not taking the matter lightly and they have picked a fight with a wrong

  1 year ago ago
Caster Semenya heads to European human rights

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Caster Semenya goes overboard to fight Ban, see this?

Source: eNCA South Africa's Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya is taking her war with World Athletics to the European Court of Human Rights, her attorneys stated on Tuesday, in a bid to overturn the hormone-drug rule. The felony movement comes two years for the reason that World Athletics governing frame in 2018 banned Semenya and others with differences of sexual improvement (DSD) from races among 400 metres and a mile unless they take testosterone-lowering drugs. "We might be taking World Athletics to the

  1 year ago ago
Caster Semenya goes overboard to fight Ban, see this?

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Big Knock For Caster Semenya

Caster Semenya: World Athletics is on the wrong side of history. The double Olympic 800m champion, Caster Semenya, appears to have lost her long-running legal battle against regulations requiring women with high testosterone to take medication to compete internationally between 400m and a mile. A Swiss federal tribunal said on Tuesday (yesterday) that it supported a decision by the court of arbitration for sport last year, that track and field’s policy for athletes with differences in sex development (DSD)

  1 year ago ago
Big Knock For Caster Semenya

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Caster Semenya to fight on

South African athletics star, Caster Semenya was dealt a blow at the Swiss Federal Supreme Court this week when her appeal against rules that require her to undergo hormonal therapy was dismissed. World Athletics implemented rules which require athletes with high testosterone levels to take hormonal treatment to lower the testosterone in order for them to compete, Semenya has elevated testosterone levels which are naturally produced. The international athletics body, World Athletics, determined that this gives

  1 year ago ago
Caster Semenya to fight on

SOCIETY

Caster Semenya In Trouble With the Law.

South Africa's golden girl Caster Semenya is expected to do 50 hours of community service after being charged for reckless driving, she pleaded guilty to the charge and was granted a R500 bail.Caster Semenya appeared at the Pretoria magistrate’s court after being arrested for allegedly driving reckless on the N14 highway.

  1 year ago ago
Caster Semenya In Trouble With the Law.

SPORTS

Caster Semenya Fails to Qualify for the Olympic Games

Source: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=3755979587833683&id=599420080156332 "T'm getting old" - Caster Semenya said  Caster Semenya fails to qualify for the Olympic Games Despite simply prevailing the 5 000m race on the SA Senior Athletics Championships at Tuks Athletics Stadium in Tshwane, Caster Semenya remains dogged through the controversial World Athletics rule to decrease her testosterone degrees.

  1 year ago ago
Caster Semenya Fails to Qualify for the Olympic Games

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People in support of Caster Semenya #IStandWithCaster

The athlete Caster Semenya said that her organs may be different and she may have a deep voice, but she is still a woman, this was her strong message to the World Athletics.Caster Semenya has faced so many problems in her occupation because of her body.

  1 year ago ago
People in support of Caster Semenya #IStandWithCaster

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Caster Semenya, denied an opportunity to win a third successive Olympic 800 metres gold

Semenya wants to compete in the 5000m at the Tokyo Olympics. Caster Semenya, who was denied a third consecutive Olympic 800m gold, will aim to qualify for the Tokyo Games over 5000m on Friday. Semenya will compete in a meet in Durban, where she will need to significantly improve her personal best over the distance in order to qualify for the Olympics in two months.

  1 year ago ago
Caster Semenya, denied an opportunity to win a third successive Olympic 800 metres gold