Sport

Loving the FIFA Women's World Cup? Maybe you should join female football community, This Fan Girl

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
  • Long Reads

    How women fought for their right to play football after it was deemed “quite unsuitable for females”

  • Where to watch the Women's World Cup
    Life

    Women’s World Cup: 7 cool bars and pubs where fans can watch the games

  • Long Reads

    “All bodies deserve kit that fits. Nike just made me feel like I belong”

Latest Stories

  • Life

    “How I went from totally unsporty to kickboxing black belt”

    Not into team sports? May we suggest kicking and punching stuff

    Posted by
    Jenny Tregoning
    Published
  • People

    At long last, the first sculpture of 1920s female football star Lily Parr is unveiled

    Moulding the future.

    Posted by
    Christobel Hastings
    Published
  • People

    All hail Serena Williams, the world's richest self-made female athlete

    Serena Williams' net worth has secured her a plummy spot on Forbes’ Richest Self-Made Women list.

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
    Published
  • Womens running safety viral Twitter thread
    Life

    This viral thread reveals just how many women feel the need to carry knives while running

    A Twitter debate on women’s running safety has revealed just how dangerous it can be for women who run solo

    Posted by
    Hollie Richardson
    Published
  • ElizabethUviebenene and Yomi Adegoke of Slay in Your Lane
    Books

    Why Slay in Your Lane’s Yomi Adegoke has accused BBC Sport of plagiarism

    Yomi Adegoke and Elizabeth Uviebinene's book title is trademarked.

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • Ella Foote on being judged for her body size.
    Life

    A letter to every plus-size woman who’s scared of being mocked at the pool

    Ella Foote isn't here for having her swimming ability judged by her weight.

    Posted by
    Ella Foote
    Published
  • Jools Walker and her bike
    Life

    The 7 lies people tell women about cycling, and why we should ignore them all

    By a woman who knows how to beat them

    Posted by
    Hollie Richardson
    Published
  • Dutee Chand
    People

    Why everyone is talking about Indian athlete Dutee Chand's tribute to her girlfriend

    “I believe nobody has the right to judge me as an athlete because of my decision to be with who I want....”

    Posted by
    Hollie Richardson
    Published
  • Visible Women

    Women’s World Cup: Alex Greenwood’s plan for the start and future of the Lionesses

    The Manchester United captain speaks to Stylist

    Posted by
    Hollie Richardson
    Published
  • Alex Scott is a pundit for the BBC and Sky
    People

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

    "We’ll get to the stage when I’m not regarded as a female pundit, I’m just a pundit."

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • W Series driver Sabre Cook ready to race
    Visible Women

    The new feminist motorsport series

    The W Series is set to transform motorsports and make women racing drivers more visible in a big way

    Posted by
    Hannah Mendelsohn
    Published
  • Life

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

    “We can change girls from being worried that they aren’t skinny enough, that their jeans aren’t size zero,” says the veteran sports presenter.

    Posted by
    Chloe Gray
    Published
  • People

    What the Caster Semenya case says about misogynoir and transmisogyny in sport – and beyond

    Paula Akpan explores the wider ramifications of the decision against Caster Semenya.

    Posted by
    Paula Akpan
    Published
  • Fashion

    7 of the best workout trainers to up your gym game now

    These gym trainers will keep you looking stylish from work to workout

    Posted by
    Kitty McGee
    Published
  • Stella McCartney Monogram Blue Triangle tie-side Bikini
    Fashion

    Most Desired: Five minimal bikinis that will instantly update your holiday wardrobe

    These chic and versatile two-pieces are perfect for everything from water-sports, to sunbathing or just as a base for under your summer wardrobe

    Posted by
    Sophie Tobin
    Published
  • liz dodd on her bike in front of the golden gate bridge in san francisco
    Travel

    “How I travelled the world solo for 18 months on a budget of £5,000”

    Fancy travelling the globe for the cost of a few months rent?

    Posted by
    Liz Dodd
    Published
  • Georgia Stanway
    People

    Is 20-year-old Georgia Stanway the future of women’s football?

    “When you’re on the pitch, nothing else matters,” says the Manchester City and England forward.

    Posted by
    Elena Chabo
    Published
  • Life

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

    Yes, there are still "men-only" clubs

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • Life

    This amazing Olympics news proves investing in women’s sport pays off

    Roll on, Tokyo 2020 – Team GB is coming for you.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • who is chemmy alcott
    People

    “How fitness makes my confidence go through the roof – and it can for you, too”

    Looking to boost your confidence, happiness and self-esteem? Then this is for you

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published