Caster Semenya

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World Athletics’ rules threaten to leave more female athletes stuck in limbo | Sean Ingle
Christine Mboma knows the faster she runs the 200m the clearer her advantages with difference in sex development become

Sean Ingle

13, Sep, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Caster Semenya: ‘They’re killing sport. People want extraordinary performances’
South African Olympic champion on her ECHR appeal, her 5,000m ambitions and campaigning for athletes like her in the future

Steve Brenner

23, Apr, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Caster Semenya launches final bid to save career and defend Olympic title
The double Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya has filed an application to the European court of human rights in a final bid to overturn the ban on her defending her title at Tokyo

Sean Ingle

25, Feb, 2021 @1:01 PM

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World Athletics accused over 'abusive sex testing' of athletes from global south
Human Rights Watch says testing regulations are demeaning and target women based on racial stereotypes

Kaamil Ahmed

04, Dec, 2020 @4:05 PM

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Caster Semenya's Olympic hopes fade as runner loses testosterone rules appeal
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

Sean Ingle

08, Sep, 2020 @10:40 PM

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Testosterone boosts women's athletic performance, study shows
Research confirms increase in endurance as IAAF imposes upper limit on trans female athletes

Hannah Devlin Science correspondent

15, Oct, 2019 @10:30 PM

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Caster Semenya accuses IAAF of using her as a ‘guinea pig experiment’
Semenya said of the IAAF, who ruled she must take medication to control testosterone: ‘I will not allow [them] to use me and my body again’

Sean Ingle

18, Jun, 2019 @4:36 PM

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Caster Semenya able to run medication-free for now as Swiss court floors IAAF
Caster Semenya is free to run the 800m without having to take medication – at least for the time being – after a Swiss court ordered the IAAF to suspend its testosterone regulations

Sean Ingle

03, Jun, 2019 @6:14 PM

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‘The IAAF will not drug me or stop me being who I am’: Semenya appeals against Cas ruling
Caster Semenya has filed an appeal to the federal supreme court of Switzerland challenging the recent ruling against her by the court of arbitration for sport, the double Olympic champion has announced

Guardian sport

29, May, 2019 @5:32 PM

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The Iron Lady could keep stumm when it suited her | Brief letters
Brief letters: Huawei | IAAF ruling | Emma Thompson films | Gender inequality in salons | The royal baby

Letters

12, May, 2019 @3:46 PM

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From Caster Semenya to Martina Navratilova: the best books on sporting outliers
Sports writer Alex Hutchinson picks the best books that explore sex, gender and the nature-nurture debate

Alex Hutchinson

10, May, 2019 @5:27 AM

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Women fight against prejudice on an extraordinary weekend for sport | Richard Williams
From Semenya’s 30th win in a row, to powerful displays at Wembley, on bikes and in cars, women cast a blow against outdated attitudes

Richard Williams

06, May, 2019 @2:21 PM

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