sexism in sport

Alex Scott is a pundit for the BBC and Sky

Ex-England footballer Alex Scott is still subjected to sexist abuse every single day

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    #WhatNursesWear: Nurses of Twitter respond brilliantly to sexist Guinness World Records decision

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    Exclusive: Clare Balding gets real about how we can inspire body positivity in young girls

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    This snooker player was banned from playing – because of her gender

    Yes, there are still "men-only" clubs

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    This elite cyclist was stopped mid-race – because she was about to overtake the men

    Nicole Hanselmann was held back "for safety reasons"

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    Serena Williams’ Nike ad isn’t just marketing – it’s a mission statement

    Yes, celebrity endorsements are designed to sell products. But Williams’ Nike ad is also a powerful rebuke to the racism and sexism she’s faced

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    This Fan Girl is challenging the male dominated football fan identity, one game at a time

    This feminist football community is empowering female fans all over the UK

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    Women’s football team flies economy while men’s squad sits business class

    Come on, Barcelona FC – this is ridiculous.

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    Why are cheerleaders still being harassed and fat-shamed by the NFL?

    One squad member alleges that her skin was duct-taped down because it "looked better"

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    Tennis tournament slammed for “wildly sexist and inappropriate” draw

    The contestants selected team categories provocatively disguised on models

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