Commonwealth Games

Caster Semenya coasts into 1 500m final

2018-04-09 11:32
Caster Semenya (Getty)

Cape Town - South African star athlete Caster Semenya coasted into the final of the women's 1 500m at the Commonwealth Games on Australia's Gold Coast on Monday.

Running in the first semi-final, Semenya finished in a time of 4:05.86, which proved to be the fastest qualifying time.

Semenya will be heavy favourite to complete a 800m/1 500m double for Team SA.

The final of the 1 500m will be held at 14:04 SA time on Tuesday.

NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Vote

Besides the 'Big 3' of rugby, cricket and soccer, which of the 'smaller' sports in South Africa do you enjoy the most?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season has wrapped up. For all the season highlights - and lowlights - be sure to visit Sport24!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.