CASTER SEMENYA RUMORS

Caster Semenya to run 800 and 1,500 at African champs

JOHANNESBURG (AP) Caster Semenya will compete in the 800 and 1,500 meters at this month's African championships as the red-hot favorite for Olympic gold in the two-lap race fine tunes her preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Games. Semenya, the 2009 world champion in the 800, has shown her best form in years to power to three straight wins at Diamond League meets over two laps...
Via Associated Press
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Updated World Track And Field Top List On May 23

The latest world track and field leading marks for 2016 on Monday (23), as Dafne Schippers, Caster Semenya and Almaz Ayana were among the athletes posting world-leading times this past weekend.
Via World-Track.org
May 23, 2016

Caster Semenya Runs WL 1:56.6 At Rabat Diamond League

RABAT - Caster Semenya ran a world-leading 1:56.64 to win the women's 800m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Rabat on Sunday (22).
Via World-Track.org
May 22, 2016

Semenya impressive again, Merritt also wins in Morocco

RABAT, Morocco (AP) Caster Semenya set another world-leading time as she left behind a strong field to easily win the 800 meters at the Diamond League meeting in Morocco on Sunday. Semenya's powerful performance comes after her victory in Doha two weeks ago. She went even faster this time, blowing past world indoor champion Francine Niyonsaba to win in 1 minute, 56.64 seconds...
Via Associated Press
May 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Semenya early Olympic 800 favorite after winning in Doha

DOHA, Qatar (AP) Caster Semenya made herself the early Olympic front-runner by easily winning the women's 800 meters in the Doha Diamond League meet on Friday. Semenya decimated the field in a season-best 1 minute, 58.26 seconds, almost nine-tenths of a second better than second-place Habitam Alemu of Ethiopia, 1:59.14. It was her second stand-out result to start the Olympic...
Via Associated Press
May 06, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Caster Semenya wins 800m at South African Championships 2016

Caster Semenya wins 800m at South African Championships 2016
Via Track & Field
April 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Semenya “Overwhelmed” After Winning National Triple

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa, Sporting Alert - Caster Semenya was left in excitement after she became the first South African athlete to complete a clean sweep of the 400m/800m/1500m triple at the 2016 South Africa Senior Championships.
Via World-Track.org
April 16, 2016

Looking sharp, Semenya does 400-800 double at nationals

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) Caster Semenya won national titles in the 400 and 800 meters and ran Olympic qualifying times in both events at the South African championships. In between Semenya's victories Saturday, world champion Wayde van Niekerk retained his 400-meter title in 44.99 seconds, also going under the South African qualifying mark for the Rio Games. Looking sharper...
Via Associated Press
April 16, 2016  |  Discuss
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