Trans woman Lexi Rodgers will not be allowed to play in women's NBL1 competition, Basketball Australia says

Literally on the first page of the report: "The research findings in the biomedical area are inconclusive. Studies which make conclusions on pre- and post-hormone replacement therapy (HRT) advantage held by trans women athletes have used either cis men or sedentary trans women as proxies for elite trans women athletes. These group references are not only inappropriate for the context but produce conclusions that cannot be applied to elite trans women athletes. Further, there is little scientific understanding about the attributes or properties of HRT, namely testosterone suppression and estrogen supplementation, on the physiology and athletic ability of trans women athletes."

Then goes on to discuss it from a sociocultural perspective.

Try again.

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