#Sports

  • Article: Saudi Women Participate in Special Olympics for the First Time Ever
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Women Participate in Special Olympics for the First Time Ever

    By Daniele Selby|March 18, 2019

    The country has been slowly easing restrictions on women’s participation in sports. Read more

  • Article: South Korea to Open Major Investigation Into Sports Sex Abuse Allegations
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    South Korea to Open Major Investigation Into Sports Sex Abuse Allegations

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 23, 2019

    South Korea’s human rights commission is opening its largest-ever inquiry into abuse in sports. Read more

  • Article: The Refugee Olympic Team Will Return for the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo
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    The Refugee Olympic Team Will Return for the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 10, 2018

    The team is expected to be much bigger. Read more

  • Article: Soccer Star Abby Wambach Is Fighting to Close the Gender Wage Gap
    Girls & Women

    Soccer Star Abby Wambach Is Fighting to Close the Gender Wage Gap

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018

    “This isn’t just a female athlete’s story. This is every single woman’s story on planet earth.” Read more

  • Article: These Women Are Making Sports History as the First Female Team to Announce an NFL Game
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    These Women Are Making Sports History as the First Female Team to Announce an NFL Game

    By Jerica Deck|Sept. 26, 2018

    “Bringing two female announcers together to call an entire NFL game has never been done before.” Read more

  • Article: Serena Williams Is Calling Out Sexism in Her Sport — and She's Not Alone
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    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: Cricket Australia Wants Sport to Be a Level Playing Field for Women
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    Cricket Australia Wants Sport to Be a Level Playing Field for Women

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 22, 2018

    Cricket Australia's #WatchMe campaign aims to bring greater awareness to women's sports. 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