Women In Sport

Dutee Chand

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

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

  • Life

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

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    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.

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    Paula Akpan
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    Alex Morgan summed up why we need to care more about sport’s gender pay gap

    The American soccer team’s star forward is agitating for better pay and playing conditions for her and her teammates.

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • People

    Trump wants to appoint another sexist to a high-ranking political role

    Well, colour us surprised.

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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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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    Sarah Shaffi
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  • People

    Lindsey Vonn just taught us an important lesson about the power of stepping back

    "I’m not giving up! I’m just starting a new chapter"

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Brunel University has introduced a new sports hijab. Image: Brunel University London
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    This university has become the first to introduce a hijab for sports

    Lack of comfortable clothing shouldn't be a barrier to sport

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    Sarah Shaffi
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    We love this Scottish dad who spoke out against sexist football kit advertising

    “My daughter plays football too, as do thousands of girls. What kind of example does this set for them?”

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    Elena Chabo
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  • Long Reads

    Angelique Kerber reveals what it really takes to win Wimbledon 2018

    The sporting superstar took on the formidable Serena Williams in the final showdown

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    Billie Bhatia
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    Cycling firm sorry for ads that urged women to 'follow the men's pace'

    Because, naturally, we struggle to keep up...

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    Anna Brech
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    England footballer Eniola Aluko: “Girls feel unwelcome in sport”

    The striker and Woman's Hour guest editor on the challenges of encouraging girls into sports

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    Moya Crockett
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    Watch Serena Williams' inspiring Sportsperson of the Year speech

    “For all the ladies out there, yes we can do it”

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    Hayley Kadrou
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