Gender test rejected for SEA Games volleyballer

Aprilia Manganang of Indonesia (R), seen during the women's volleyball preliminary match against the Philippines at the 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore on June 10, 2015SEA Games organisers turned down a request to gender-test an Indonesian women’s volleyball player on Wednesday as she faced down boos on the court and defiantly said she was ready to undergo scrutiny. Organising committee SINGSOC said the Philippines’ plea over Aprilia Manganang, 23, had been rejected after a review of medical documents. “The Southeast Asian Games Federation medical committee (has) reviewed the documents submitted by the Indonesian volleyball team and… the appeal has since been rejected,” a statement said.

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