Caster Semenya

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 South African athlete Caster Semenya will not compete at the World Championships in Doha. Photograph: Reuters

Caster Semenya will not compete at the World Championships in Doha after a Swiss court stood behind an IAAF rule that would require her to take testos(...)

Caster Semenya has said the IAAF used her as a ‘human guinea pig’ to test its testosterone limit for intersex athletes. Photograph: Geoffroy van der Hasselt/AFP/Getty

Caster Semenya has accused world athletics’ governing body the IAAF of using her as “a human guinea pig” to test its testosterone limit for intersex a(...)

Caster Semenya is free to run the 800m as IAAF’s ruling is temporarily lifted. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters

Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya will be able to run in her favoured 800 metres event without medication to lower her testosterone levels until (...)

South Africa’s Caster Semenya celebrates after winning the women’s 800m during the IAAF Diamond League competition in Doha. Photograph: Getty Images

After an extraordinary week, a staggering performance. If this was Caster Semenya’s final race at 800m – or perhaps even the last race of her career, (...)

Caster Semenya has lost her legal battle with the IAAF over testosterone levels. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

It’s been almost a decade in the works and still the decision may not be final. In losing her case against the IAAF, the governing body of world athl(...)

 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 (...)

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