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Injury slows Caster Semenya

Updated: July 19, 2013, 10:06 AM ET
Associated Press

JOHANNESBURG -- Olympic silver medalist Caster Semenya appears likely to miss next month's world championships after she was left off an initial list of South African athletes on Friday to compete in Moscow, having struggled in the past year to get over an old injury.

Athletics South Africa said the team would be finalized on July 29 to give athletes a last opportunity to qualify. But the 2009 world champion and 2011 worlds silver medalist in the 800 meters has been inactive for much of ...

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