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Anger in south Africa after the decision on Semenya

– It is pure racism against a black athlete that made its appearance on the global löparscenen. No one would ban Michael Phelps from swimming despite the fact that he has absolutely other physical conditions than their competitors, " says one of the many outraged listener who, after the news from Switzerland, calling in to radio 702 in Johannesburg.

the Host replies that he hopes that the massive support She received from across the country will strengthen her as she goes on.

the sports ministry says that it intends to review the possibilities to appeal the decision from the court for arbitration for Sports Cas.

In the Johannesburg suburb of Germiston, where Semenya as late as a week ago became the south african masters at the for her odd race distance 5,000 meters, we trained a group of police officers on Wednesday morning before the sun became too hot.

– It is wrong, says coach Rossouw Hermie.

– Should all have the same length, the same shoes, the same clothes? Look at formula one – all run with the exact same car? It is medically proven that she is a woman and she is to compete against other women, " he says.

Usain Bolt with his length has been superior to any opponent throughout his career.

" He has a running style that is so far that he takes 44 steps at 100 metres, while competitors have to take 48 to 52 steps. Is it unfair? Nah, I just think that he is a phenomenal athlete, " says Hermie.

" Very. Gold medalist at the OLYMPICS, Commonwealth Games, Diamond League, she is the pride of the nation. I also train children and all want to run like Caster Semenya on the run as their idol. We had also previously Oscar Pistorius, but because of what he did (Pistorius is serving a 14-year prison sentence for the murder of his girlfriend in 2013), he has lost his legacy as for his sporting achievements.

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