Double Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya says she is “no threat” to women’s sport and that recent comments from International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) president Sebastian Coe have re-opened old wounds. Semenya is awaiting a Court of Arbitration for Sport verdict on her appeal against an IAAF regulation that says female athletes classed as having differences in sexual development (DSD) gain an unfair advantage due to their higher testosterone levels, though only in races between 400m and 1,000m. Under the new rules, athletes classed as having DSD must reduce their blood testosterone level to below five nmol/l (nanomoles per litre) for a continuous period of six months before they can compete. They must then maintain it below that level. The court had been due to announce its decision on Tuesday but has postponed it until late April. Coe told Australia’s Daily Telegraph at the weekend: “The reason we have gender classification is because if you didn’t then no wom...

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