Mail Online columnist Katie Hopkins suggestions that Caster Semenya had an advantage because of her “gender” has been lambasted on Twitter, with fans saying the South African Olympic medalist is “great athlete”.
Her first Tweet on Friday referred to the athlete’s wedding earlier this year.
— Katie Hopkins (@KTHopkins) August 11, 2017
But soon people were attacking Hopkins calling her a bigot.
— Litha Mpondwana (@Mpondz) August 12, 2017
Let's not forget, the IAAF still has no evidence to satisfy the CAS that Caster has any unfair advantage. https://t.co/g5rOMbCe76
— Women in Sport (@womeninsportau) August 11, 2017
Women in Sport pointed out that the IAAF has no evidence that Semenya has an unfair advantage.
But despite the criticism, Hopkins was not giving up her argument.
— Katie Hopkins (@KTHopkins) August 12, 2017