Stanford, California – The world’s dominant woman 800-meter runner leads the top 5 from last year’s Diamond League final in the Prefontaine Classic.
Updated World Track and Field top list on Monday, 6 June, following the scheduled events that took place last week.
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.
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).
Here is how you can watch live streaming coverage of the opening IAAF Diamond League meeting of the season in Doha, Qatar, online on Friday.
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.
After posting the Olympic qualifying standard earlier this week, South Africa’s middle-distance star runner Caster Semenya is now targeting to go below two-minutes for the 800m in her next race.
MONACO — Gender tests on South African world champion Caster Semenya have not yet been completed, the IAAF said Wednesday. The International Association of Athletics Federations had been expected to announce its findings on Friday, but instead said it would not discuss her medical tests. “The IAAF will not comment upon the medical aspects of […]
LONDON — Caster Semenya’s lawyers say she was tricked into speaking to a reporter at The Guardian for a story in the British newspaper. The 18-year-old South African runner, who won the 800-meter world championship title in August but had her accomplishment overshadowed by gender-test revelations, was quoted throughout in excerpts Friday and the full […]
World track and field’s governing body will begin the process of agreeing the definition of a woman in an athletics context next week as it prepares to reveal the results of South African runner Caster Semenya’s gender tests. The IAAF’s medical commission, which begins meeting on Friday, could take a year to deliver that definition, […]