Athletics 19.8.2017 08:25 am

Driven Caster Semenya has ‘no time for nonsense’

She says her focus now is to study, graduate and create opportunities for athletes in Limpopo.

Caster Semenya eyes the reporter across the room, her relaxed demeanour and hearty chuckle replaced by a firm expression as she shifts forward in her chair.

Driven Caster Semenya has ‘no time for nonsense’
Driven Caster Semenya has ‘no time for nonsense’

Driven Caster Semenya has ‘no time for nonsense’

She says her focus now is to study, graduate and create opportunities for athletes in Limpopo.

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