Caster Semenya of South Africa has hit back at comments from Sebastian Coe. Photograph: Reuters

Double Olympic 800-metres champion Caster Semenya says she is “no threat” to women’s sport and that recent comments from International Association of(...)

Caster Semenya at the  World Athletics Championships in London in 2017. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

The IAAF has emphatically rejected a report that it wants the women’s Olympic 800m champion, Caster Semenya, to be classified as a biological male whe(...)

  Caster Semenya: new rule will impact the South African 800m World and Olympic champion. Photograph: Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters

The chairman of UK Athletics has warned that there are “a lot of questions and challenges” with the IAAF’s controversial new testosterone rules. He f(...)

Ariel Levy: ‘When you lose your son, and your spouse, and your house, the house is not the most important.” Photograph:  John Lamparski/WireImage

The writer Ariel Levy is on the phone in her house in Shelter Island. The seasons are changing and it’s time to get the garden ready. Shelter Island, (...)

 Mariya Savinova-Farnosova has been given a four-year doping ban by the Court of Arbitration for Sport and been stripped of her London 2012 800 metres gold. Photograph: PA

Mariya Savinova-Farnosova has been given a four-year doping ban by the Court of Arbitration for Sport and been stripped of her London 2012 800 metres (...)

2015 footballer of the year Dublin’s Jack McCaffrey. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

I ran into Jack McCaffrey at Electric Picnic. It was just inside the Heineken Sound Atlas stage, or somewhere around there, and I said a quick hello, (...)

 Caster Semenya of South Africa competes during the women’s 800m semi finals. Photograph: EPA

Caster Semenya qualified for the Olympic women’s 800 metres final with supreme ease on Thursday and, barring a catastrophe, appears nailed on for gold(...)

Caster Semenya is unbeaten in her three Diamond League races, running times far faster than her opponents. Photograph: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters

Alittle under two months to the Olympics and events have been heating up on the track and field. Luckily, they still show the Diamond League meetings (...)