Semenya doctor to be barred from treating SA President

According to the South African Daily News, The chairman of Parliament's sports portfolio committee, Butana Komphela, has vowed to ensure that Dr Harold Adams, the doctor for the South African team at the world athletics championships in Berlin, is removed as one of President Jacob Zuma's doctors.

Komphela made the threat after Athletics South Africa (ASA) appeared before the portfolio committee to explain its handling of the Caster Semenya sex-testing controversy.

Adams arranged the initial gender tests on Semenya and later cautioned the athletics body against letting Semenya race after obtaining results of the tests which allegedly showed that the 800m athlete had three times more testosterone than a normal female.

Read More

Popular posts from this blog

Results of the 2011 African Junior Athletics Championships in Gaborone

Upsets expected at 2017 Athletics South Africa Senior Championships in Potchefstroom