The South African athlete, Caster Semenya, has lost her case against the athletic governing body, IAAF, which means that she will have to take medication to lower her testosterone levels if she wishes to continue competing internationally in running events.
Caster Semenya has been entered to run the 800 metres in Friday’s International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League 2019 season opening in Doha, the capital of the peninsular Arabian Gulf country Qatar.
IAAF president Sebastian Coe says he’s grateful for the CAS ruling in the Caster Semenya case.
Kenya’s Olympic 800m bronze medal winner Margaret Nyairera Wambui, who has herself faced questions over her testosterone levels, on Thursday slammed an IAAF ruling against her rival Caster Semenya.
Professor of Exercise Physiology, Ross Tucker has voiced his frustration following the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s decision on Caster Semenya.