The favourites are familiar, but a Japanese star and a competitive women’s field makes 2019’s race a mouthwatering one.
The world governing body states it will continue to champion ‘equal rights and opportunities’.
She’s allowed to run in all races again, for now…
Defiant Caster returns to court.
The in-form Namibian rips a quality field apart in the Mother City.

Caster returns to action … as an underdog

She’ll run the 3000m in California next month, an event she’s competed in at home but not internationally.

Munyai gets career back on track

One of SA’s brightest talents delivered a promising performance in Shanghai at the weekend.

Simbine cracks 10 seconds in Shanghai

Ruswahl Samaai also delivers a solid performance in the long jump.

Simbine’s first challenge of 2019 is a pretty big one

But Africa’s fastest man isn’t in Shanghai just to make up the numbers.

Elite SA athletes to converge on Shanghai

The long jump will be a particularly interesting affair as a dynamic local trio front up.

SA to appeal Semenya’s IAAF ruling

The appeal will apparently be based on complaints about the judges’ past record on similar cases and how the evidence was handled.

Simbine carries SA relay team to silver medal

They certainly put up a solid fight.

IOC chief calls Semenya case ‘complicated and delicate’

The IOC would create a group of “experts from science, from ethics as well as athletes’ representatives and from international federations” to examine the ruling.

‘Foreigners are helping us’

Local star Kesa Molotsane raves over the competitiveness of this year’s Spar Grand Prix series.

I’m not retiring – Semenya, after breaking 800m course record

Semenya hinted at possible retirement in a tweet, but now says she has no intention of doing so.

Johannes sets the standard as Spar Grand Prix kicks off

The Namibian has been in fine from in 2019.

Caster Semenya: how much testosterone is too much for a female athlete?

Is it not discrimination to make her change her body to compete?

Women in sport: Mamatu delivers her breakthrough

The 23-year-old looks set to join South African athletics’ sprinting explosion.

Ignore IAAF, World Medical Association tells doctors following Caster ruling

The medical body has called on doctors not to implement the IAAF’s new regulations aiming to reduce female athletes’ testosterone levels through medication.




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