Armour: Nothing Easy in US Captain Carli Lloyd’s Road to Top of Her Game

It would have been so easy to hide. Carli Lloyd’s career would have given her all the material she needed for her autobiography. She’d nearly...

U. of Southern California Settles Title IX Complaint Over Women’s Crew

The University of Southern California (USC) has settled a charge of noncompliance with Title IX, a key federal gender-equity law, following a 14-year investigation...

Hockley Becomes First Female President in New Zealand Cricket’s History

Debbie Hockley has been appointed as the first female President in New Zealand Cricket's (NZC) 122-year-history. The former national team player was nominated for the...

U.S. Chess Champion Calls for Boycott of Iran Tournament Because of Hijab Requirement

United States chess champion Nazi Paikidze-Barnes has announced she will boycott next year’s world championship in Iran because religious law would require her to...

Olympic Skiing Champion Lindsey Vonn to Appear in New Eurosport Series

Olympic broadcaster Eurosport is to make a "behind the scenes" program featuring Olympic gold medal winning skier Lindsey Vonn. The American, who won the downhill...

Serena Williams Hits Out at Inequality and Urges Focus to be on Achievements not...

Serena Williams has hit out at gender inequality and criticized how she is described as one of the "world's greatest female athletes" in an...

Russian Hackers Target Top American Stars After Launching Cyber Attack on WADA

Anti-doping bodies have fiercely criticized Russian hackers for leaking confidential documents about leading United States athletes in order to accuse them of illegal drug...

Ski Federation Puts Vonn Proposal to Ski Against Men on Hold

American star Lindsey Vonn will not be able to compete against men until next year at the earliest after the International Ski Federation (FIS)...

Team USA Women’s Hockey Players Are Locked Out

It remains to be seen whether USA Hockey and the members of the US Women's National Team will patch up their differences which would...

Title IX Isn’t Perfect but the Civil Rights Law Works

Two days ago, the United States celebrated the 45th anniversary of one of the major components of the civil rights movement, the Patsy T. Mink...

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