Halala! Caster Semenya voted most influential young South African

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- heraldlive.co.za | 6 months ago

Olympic gold medallist Caster Semenya has been named the 2018 most influential South African by international rating firm Avance Media.

The athlete was nominated in the sports category for her achievements.   A hundred South Africans nominated across 10 categories all stood in line to win the ultimate title of Most Influential South African.

It's the third edition of the ranking poll and previous winner includes Trevor Noah (2016) and Mbuyiseni Ndlozi (2017), making Semenya's win even more historic as she's the first female to take the prize.

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