Diamond League: Seed Again Serious Problems, And Other News From Doha
May 3 passed the first stage of the diamond league in qatar, which successfully spoke by the runcher caster semen. However, this stage of the tournament can be last for athletes due to the introduction of new iaaf rules and their consequences.
Content: 1. Semeny drove in deadlock2. What does it mean for a career seed?3. Not everyone is so sad: successful start of ukraine
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But this is not all the starting stage in doha.
Semeny drove to a dead end
Battle around the seed and testosterone level in her blood became one of the most discussed topics in sports many years ago. However, the situation with the south african athlete and test results is gaining serious momentum in the context of the new iaaf rules. Iaaf will not leave south african alone. Now they joined them a sports arbitration curt (cas).
Read more in our special article about the new iaaf charter, which significantly complicates the procedure of speeches athletes with elevated testosterone levels in the body.
Caster immediately filed an appeal and stated that the new rules of the association were built on the nature discrimination. However, two days before the start of the diamond league, it became known that the sports arbitration court rejected her app entroduces new rules on may 8 – between the first and second stages of the tournament.
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— caster semenya (@ caster800m)
may 4, 2019.
What does it mean for a career seed?
At the same time, the two-time olympic champion still performed in doha and even set the best result of the season in the world at the run of 800 meters. Ar reports the decision of the seed to never take drugs to reduce testosterone in the blood, because it is the nature of its body and she considers it unfair to change it.
However, as mentioned above, the new rules of the association come into force on may 8, ten days before second stage of the diamond league in shanghai. Runcher has the right to appeal the decision of cas for 30 days, otherwise it is obliged to switch to another distance running or competing with men.
These rules apply to the world cup – 2019, however, if on may 8 will be recorded a decrease in the level of hormonal substance in the blood, the athlete will be able to speak at the tournament.
Otherwise, if the association does not cancel its decision or the seven will not agree to compete with men, it is probably disqualified.
Not everyone is so sad: successful start of ukraine
This year, ukrainian athletes were remembered by the fact that they had time at the start stage rise several times to the pedestal and even establish a record. While caster understands what to do next to the discriminatory rules of iaaf, ukraine celebrates successful start.
1 yaroslava mahuchikh 1.96m pb ????????
2 erika kinsey 1.91m ????????
2 ana simic 1.91m ????????
2 mirela demireva 1.91m ????????#dohadl ???????? #diamondleague #roadtothefinal pic.Twitter.Com / pptvp6l4ww
— iaaf diamond league (@diamond_league)
may 3, 2019.
In the discipline of running 400 meters with barriers anna ryzhikov won bronze, marina bech-romanesuk (long jumps) – silver.
But the real breakthrough was the result of jumped in the height of yaroslav maguchi: a 17-year-old athlete managed to become the most young gold medalist in the history of the diamond league. Such a debut can be considered very successful, even the girl herself shared the fact that her result was struck.