Radcliffe: Caster Semenya ruling may bring death of women’s sport

It’s one of the most contentious issues in women’s sport: Should transgender athletes take part in female competitions?

Former long distance runner Paula Radcliffe has launched one of the most outspoken criticisms yet by a prominent athlete – describing the practice as “unfair and dangerous”.

Her comments come ahead of a decision by athletics officials next week over whether to force South African runner Caster Semenya and others with differences in sexual development, to take testosterone blockers.

Sky’s sports correspondent Martha Kelner reports.

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