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Double Olympic 800-meter champion Caster Semenya offered to show her vagina to athletics officials when she was 18 to prove she was female, the South African middle-distance runner said in an interview with HBO’s Real Sports that aired on Tuesday.

Semenya, now 31, burst onto the scene in 2009 when she won the women’s 800-meter world title by a stunning margin hours after the sport’s world governing body said she would undergo gender verification tests.

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