Caster Semenya runs 2:02.41 in second race, by Alfons Juck, Note by Larry Eder

Caster Semenya, 2009 WC, Berlin, photo by

Caster Semenya has run her second race since her return to racing
after the IAAF release allowing her to race once again. She ran 2:04 in
her first race. In her second, Caster won once again, racing in Finland,
running 2:02.41....

Semenya faster 2:02.41

LAPINLAHTI (FIN, Jul 18): Caster Semenya was on Sunday faster in comparison to her first meet after long break on Wednesday. She won in 2:02.41 at Savo Games in Lapinlahti, Finland beating the next competitor by nearly two seconds. Second was Sofia Oberg of Sweden in 2:04.27. For Semenya this is 6th fastest time of her career. Her next races might come in August in Europe, media already informed about possibility in London at Samsung Diamond League Aviva Grand Prix meet. Her  main goal this season would be Commonwealth Games in India.

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