#Caster Semenya

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Caster Semenya Trades In Her 2012 London Olympics 800m Silver Medal for Gold

Caster Semenya is awarded the gold medal for the 800m at the 2012 London Olympics after Russia’s Mariya Savinova-Farnosova was disqualified for doping.

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Rio 2016

Caster Semenya Wins Gold in Historic Women’s 800m Victory for South Africa

Caster Semenya also made history as the first black South African woman to win gold at the Olympics.

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Rio 2016

South Africans on Twitter Defend Caster Semenya Against U.S. Media

The South African middle-distance runner heads into the first round of the 800m event with an entire nation behind her.