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Caster Semenya Loses Appeal in Swiss Cou...

The Swiss Supreme Court has dismissed Olympic champion Caster Semenya’s appeal against a ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) last year. The CAS had decided that Semenya would have to take testosterone-lowering drugs in order to compete professionally. “The CAS had the right to maintain the conditions of participation issued for female […]

Caster Semenya loses testosterone appeal...

Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya has lost her long legal battle against athletic rules that limit runners’ naturally high testosterone levels. Key points: Caster Semenya will not be able to defend his Olympic 800m title in Tokyo after decision Swiss Supreme Court says discrimination against Semenya “necessary” to maintain fairness in women’s athletics Semenya said […]