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The 24-year-old is one of several star female athletes affected by an IAAF ruling this month that requires women with high levels of testosterone to take medication to suppress it.
Kenya's Olympic 800 metres bronze medallist Margaret Nyairera Wambui can feel her career slipping away from her, with no idea when, or if, she will be able to compete internationally again.
Tennis great Martina Navratilova has come to the defence of Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya ahead of next week’s landmark hearing on proposed rules that aim to restrict testosterone levels in female athletes.
World athletics chief Sebastian Coe told AFP on Thursday that he expects a “full house” of countries to compete at this year’s world championships in Qatar despite the ongoing Gulf blockade.
More than a dozen had fake bib numbers and three ran in someone else’s place, but most were guilty of cutting corners.
It seems her challenge of the governing body’s new gender rules in court has counted against her.
Basketball star carves time out of his schedule to watch SA athlete’s record-breaking performance.
Barman comes from an impoverished family in the West Bengal city of Jalpaiguri and her plight has touched the nation.
While the majority of the 78-member SA team left Joburg for the African Athletics Champs on Saturday, they were stuck in Lagos for three days.
Her sinews stretched above the neckline of a long-sleeved training top, 20-year-old Egyptian Sara Samir propels a barbell with more than 90 kilos above her head, before the weights smash back to earth.
Greek pole vaulter Katerina Stefanidi says any rule restricting hyperandrogenic athletes should be applied to all disciplines.
Indian sprinter Dutee Chand said track and field’s new rules on women’s testosterone levels were ‘wrong’ and offered legal help to Olympic champion Caster Semenya to help her fight back.
Eliud Kipchoge stormed to his third London Marathon title on Sunday to complete an impressive Kenyan double after Vivian Cheruiyot dominated the women’s race in warm conditions.
As sprint legend Usain Bolt partied into the early hours and hung out with movie stars at the Commonwealth Games, it wasn’t so much fun for the Jamaica track team he left behind.
Commonwealth Games organisers slammed bystanders for taking pictures of stricken runner Callum Hawkins after his dramatic collapse while leading the marathon on Sunday.
The two Koreas marched behind their own flags and Russia looked forward to a quick end to its ban over mass doping as the curtain fell on the engrossing Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Sunday.