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Popular long distance runner, Caster Semenya, has failed to qualify for the olympics after falling short of the qualifying time.

Semenya clocked a time of 15:23 when she won the race at Kings Park Stadium in Durban on Friday.

However, she needed to have clocked a time of 15:10.

Caster ‘s former coach Jean Venter blamed the wind for Semenya’ s failure to qualify.

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Caster still has up to the 29th of June to qualify.

The 2021 Olympics will be held in Tokyo, Japan in July.



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