#Sports

  • Article: Serena Williams Is Calling Out Sexism in Her Sport — and She's Not Alone
    Girls & Women

    Serena Williams Is Calling Out Sexism in Her Sport — and She's Not Alone

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 10, 2018

    Male tennis players admit they have called umpires far worse than “thief.” Read more

  • Article: India Cheers First Woman Wrestler to Win Gold at Asian Games
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    India Cheers First Woman Wrestler to Win Gold at Asian Games

    Aug. 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Vinesh Phogat became the country's first woman wrestler to win gold at the Asian Games. Read more

  • Article: These Women Completed the Tour de France a Day Before the Men for an Important Reason
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    These Women Completed the Tour de France a Day Before the Men for an Important Reason

    By Daniele Selby|July 30, 2018

    The Tour de France has been a men-only race for 115 years. Read more

  • Article: Aly Raisman and 140 Sexual Abuse Survivors Honored with ESPY Courage Award
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    Aly Raisman and 140 Sexual Abuse Survivors Honored with ESPY Courage Award

    By Daniele Selby|July 19, 2018

    More than 200 girls and women have accused the former USA Gymnastics doctor of abuse. Read more

  • Article: Muslim Women Launch First-Ever Female Soccer Team in Zanzibar
    Girls & Women

    Muslim Women Launch First-Ever Female Soccer Team in Zanzibar

    By Joanna Prisco|July 17, 2018

    Scoring goals is incredibly meaningful for this team. Read more

  • Article: France's Kylian Mbappé Donates World Cup Earnings to Kids With Disabilities
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    France's Kylian Mbappé Donates World Cup Earnings to Kids With Disabilities

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Joanna Prisco|July 16, 2018

    The 19-year-old powerhouse is a sports hero and a humanitarian. Read more

  • Article: Last Year, This Indonesian Runner Couldn't Afford Shoes — Now He's a Gold Medalist
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    Last Year, This Indonesian Runner Couldn't Afford Shoes — Now He's a Gold Medalist

    By Daniele Selby|July 13, 2018

    Lalu Muhammad Zohri is bringing home Indonesia’s first medal from the competition. Read more

  • Article: Iran Letting Women Watch World Cup May Not Have Been as Historic as We Thought
    Girls & Women

    Iran Letting Women Watch World Cup May Not Have Been as Historic as We Thought

    June 22, 2018|Voice of America

    "This is not a victory," one women's rights activist said. Read more