Indian runner fails gender test, loses medal
NEW DELHI, India -- An Indian runner who won a silver medal in the women's 800 meters at the Asian Games failed a gender test and was stripped of the medal.
Shanti Sounderajan, 25, took the gender test in Doha, Qatar, after placing second.
The test reports sent to the Indian Olympic Association on
Sunday said Soudarajan "does not possess the sexual
characteristics of a woman," The Times of India reported. The test
was administered by a medical commission set up by the ...
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