After the race, she revealed how anti-apartheid hero Mandela, who died two weeks ago after a long illness, had helped her through adversity.
"I'm still young - just turned 27".
Nyairera clocked 1:58.07 to settle for silver ahead of Jamaica's Natoya Goule who was content with a bronze in a personal best of 1:58.82.
While questions persist over whether Semenya should even be allowed to take the field, the runner revealed that the brickbats were a form of motivation for her. "As a sports science graduate, you tend to understand the psychology of how to handle emotions". "If anyone asked me if I was going to be competing with a child, not at all, I could never see myself coming back".
"Yeah I think for this four years that has been a target to double up each and every championship", Semenya said of the middle distance double.
If Team SA had taken the gold, SA would've leapfrogged Canada into fourth place on the medals table - but Mzansi had to settle for silver.
Semenya's time of one minute 56.68 seconds took almost a second off the Games record and will surely convince her to double up at next year's world championships in Doha and perhaps the Olympics that follow in 2020.
"I can't be selfish anymore, it's not just me", Adams said. World and former Olympic champion Sally Pearson featured in all the PR as the local girl but withdrew before the programme started with an injury.
Meanwhile, Canada's Alysha Newman upset New Zealand's Olympic bronze medallist Eliza McCartney to win the women's pole vault.
"Being able to win the double is a memory I'll never forget but I'm doing this for the youth to show them that anything is possible, if you believe", she said. "For me, this is more than a game".
India won two of Friday's three shooting finals, Tejaswini Sawant winning the women's 50m rifle as schoolboy Anish bagged gold in the men's 25m rapid fire pistol.
South African Semenya smashed the Games record to win the 1,500m on Tuesday and another Commonwealth mark always looked on the cards in her favoured 800m from the moment she hit the front on the first bend.
These young stars should make this series another classic one, but ultimately I think they'll fall short again in a game seven. Just like the Jets , the Bruins are insanely balanced, finishing sixth in goals forced and fourth in goals allowed.
Tight end Jason Witten has 68 career touchdown catches. "Cowboy nation I need you to know this wasn't my decision ". Bryant turns 30 years old in November and is coming off three straight seasons with under 1,000 receiving yards.
However, as the murder charge against Atul was added later by the police, the second FIR does not reflect in the CBI's FIR. However, the CBI re-registered the FIRs lodged by the UP police and grilled the MLA (who is yet to be arrested).
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Republican leaders remained steadfast throughout the walkout that they would not hear the capital gains exemptions repeal bill. Knight is not employed by the Polk County School Board, but is employed by Kelly Educational Staffing as a substitute teacher.
Investigators determined that the fire was accidental and caused by an electrical malfunction at the house's meter base. The west siding of the neighboring house was melted and damaged during the fire, but no injuries were reported.
The change could likely be attributed to the network's American Idol reboot, Entertainment Weekly reported. Adam Rippon and Mirai Nagasu both competed at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang this past February.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and the European Union have called for an independent investigation into the violence. It has pledged to stop attacks, damage to the fence and infiltration bids, and says there have been attempts at all three.
Recent comments by Facebook executives also echo outside research conducted by analyst firms like Jefferies Equity Research. Zuckerberg explained today that Facebook's audits of data harvesting by outside apps would take "many months" to complete.