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Van Niekerk to miss 400m world title defence in Qatar
Van Niekerk to miss 400m world title defence in Qatar
World 400 metres champion Wayde van Niekerk will not defend his title in Qatar this month after a setback while recovering from an injury suffered...
Athletes test their medal mettle
Athletes test their medal mettle
South Africa achieved its greatest ever haul of six medals at the World Athletics Championships in London two years ago. It was a performance that...
What we talk about when we talk about Caster Semenya
What we talk about when we talk about Caster Semenya
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships, Berlin, 2009. An 18-year-old Mokgadi Caster Semenya stretches...
Caster Semenya World Champs hopes dashed
Caster Semenya World Champs hopes dashed
Caster Semenya will not be competing in the World Championships this year after a Swiss judge reportedly overturned a temporary suspension of the...
Ire as Qatar is named host of athletics champs
Ire as Qatar is named host of athletics champs
Human rights organisations have condemned the decision to award the 2019 World Athletics Championships to Doha and warned that the International...
SA athletes ready for IAAF World Champs in Moscow
SA athletes ready for IAAF World Champs in Moscow
In the absence of Caster Semenya, who failed to qualify for the women's 800m event, US-based student Anaso Jobodwana could grab the South...
Semenya to miss IAAF World Champs
Semenya to miss IAAF World Champs
"I understand and accept the IAAF's viewpoint. If they should make an exception for Caster where do they draw the line?" ASA...
Semenya cruises into 800m final
Semenya cruises into 800m final
Caster Semenya, looking to put controversy over her true gender behind her, showed glimpses of her old self as she cruised into the final of the...
Blade Runner not selected for relay final
Blade Runner not selected for relay final
Double-amputee Oscar Pistorius, who led South Africa to the final of the 4x400 metres at the World Athletics Championships, has not been selected...
Semenya through to 800m semifinal
Semenya through to 800m semifinal
Two years after her gender overshadowed her world title, South African runner Caster Semenya got off to a strong start in defending her 800-metre...
Semenya returns to action in Daegu
Semenya returns to action in Daegu
Defending women's 800m champion Caster Semenya returns to world competition on a busy day six of the World Athletics Championships on Thursday.
No plans for rule change after Bolt's false start
No plans for rule change after Bolt's false start
Usain Bolt, the world's fastest man, had barely left the track after his astonishing false start in the world championships 100m final before a...