#Sport

  • Article: Australia Aims to Break World Record Attendance for a Women’s Sporting Event

    Australia Aims to Break World Record Attendance for a Women’s Sporting Event

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 17, 2019

    The Australian women’s cricket team is the best-ranked women’s team in the world. Read more

  • Article: The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    By Helen Lock|July 26, 2019

    The tournament is played by people experiencing homelessness all over the world. Read more

  • Article: Here's What the Anonymous 'Gay Footballer' Twitter Saga Means for LGBTQ Representation in Sport

    Here's What the Anonymous 'Gay Footballer' Twitter Saga Means for LGBTQ Representation in Sport

    July 24, 2019

    Stonewall's head of campaigns Robbie de Santos shares his feelings on the anonymous Twitter account. Read more

  • Article: Wimbledon Finally Ends Sexist Tradition of Announcing Female Player's Marital Status

    Wimbledon Finally Ends Sexist Tradition of Announcing Female Player's Marital Status

    By Helen Lock|July 3, 2019

    Until now, women players were referred to as “Miss” or “Mrs” but men were not given a prefix. Read more

  • Article: This Netball Coach Is Using Sport to Empower Girls and Combat Sexual Violence in South Africa

    This Netball Coach Is Using Sport to Empower Girls and Combat Sexual Violence in South Africa

    From Beautiful News|June 14, 2019

    “Terrible things happen to women and we often don't know how to speak about them." Read more

  • Article: London Just Hosted a Cricket World Cup to Support Children Living on the Streets

    London Just Hosted a Cricket World Cup to Support Children Living on the Streets

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 15, 2019

    England's team was captained by former Rohingya child refugee, Jasmin Akter. Read more

  • Article: Viral Photo of Australian Athlete Tayla Harris Sparks Crucial Discussion About Sexism

    Viral Photo of Australian Athlete Tayla Harris Sparks Crucial Discussion About Sexism

    By Madeleine Keck|March 21, 2019

    "My hamstring is OK, but derogatory comments aren't." Read more

  • Article: The 7-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Who Wants to Be Like Muhammad Ali

    The 7-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Who Wants to Be Like Muhammad Ali

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 12, 2019

    Sekinat Quadri started boxing when she was just 5 years old. Read more