If the IAAF is a success, Semenya would must gain testosterone suppressants to compete as a girlEzra Shaw/Getty Images

Caster Semenya, the Olympic females’s 800m champion, ought to be labeled as feminine however will seemingly be a “biological male”, attorneys for athletics’ international physique the IAAF will present a courtroom next week.

The 5-day listening to on the Court of Arbitration of Sport is seen as a landmark case surrounding athletes with “variations of sexual boost” (DSD), and will seemingly be seemingly to maintain an influence on the suggestions surrounding transgender athletes participating in females’s competitors.

The case will seemingly be extraordinarily still and potentially highly divisive. The Occasions has learnt that the IAAF’s attorneys will argue that the 28-year-outdated South African — and other runners with the same DSD who maintain testes — ought to be labeled as biologically male, however who ought to be popular to title as feminine and…