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Caster Semenya calls out IAAF for publicising expert witness list

19 February 2019 5:45 PM
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Olympic champ Caster Semenya is challenging proposed IAAF rules that may force her to lower her testosterone levels.

Caster Semenya has expressed her disappointment after the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) revealed the names of the five expert witnesses it would use in the legal challenge she's started against the body.

She is fighting the IAAF at the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Switzerland, to challenge proposed rules that could force her to lower her testosterone levels.

Read: Semenya's battle against IAAF puts spotlight on sports categories, says expert

Semenya’s legal team has issued a statement expressing the Olympic champion’s anger towards the track and field body, reports EWN's Carl Lewis.

Caster Semenya’s legal team saw it as opportunistic and an attempt to sway public opinion.

Carl Lewis, Sports reporter - EWN

The court is trying its best not to have any leaks. The IAAF was very cheeky yesterday.

Carl Lewis, Sports reporter - EWN

Listen to the EWN update:


19 February 2019 5:45 PM
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Caster Semenya
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