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USA Hockey, Women’s Team Claim Progress Amid Boycott Threat

Progress appears to have been made in the dispute over wages between USA Hockey and the women's national ice hockey team, amid threats of...

IOC Will Investigate Gender Equality in Olympic Movement

A major review project investigating gender equality in the Olympic Movement has been approved with the aim of producing "action-oriented recommendations for change." The project,...

U.S. Team Threatens to Boycott Women’s Ice Hockey Championship over Pay Dispute

Defending champion United States has threatened to boycott their home World Women’s Ice Hockey Championship in Plymouth later this month due to a row...

Armour: Venus Williams’ Greatest Achievement Comes Off Court

There's one title Venus Williams cherishes more than all others. It’s not the one you might think. “Role model, definitely,” Williams told USA TODAY Sports. “Tennis...

American Star Vonn to Make Second Attempt to Compete Against Men

American Lindsey Vonn says she hopes to be given permission to compete against men at an International Ski Federation (FIS) event in 2018. According to...

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...

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...

Indian Shooter Withdraws From Asian Airgun Championship in Tehran After Refusing to Wear Hijab

India's Heena Sidhu has withdrawn from the Asian Airgun Championship in Tehran in protest at organizers making it compulsory for all female competitors to...

FIVB Claims ‘Small Positive Steps’ Made in Iran as Governing Body Reiterates Opposition to...

The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) has claimed they have been greatly encouraged by the "small positive steps" taken in recent months to allow women...

Neben Becomes Second Oldest Winner of Women’s Individual Time Trial at UCI Road World...

Amber Neben claimed the elite women’s individual time trial for the second time in her career at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Road World...

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