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Women In Sports

  1. obits
    Track Star Tori Bowie Died From Complications in ChildbirthAn autopsy reportedly points to eclampsia and respiratory distress as possible contributing factors.
  2. how i get it done
    How the Owner of the Los Angeles Lakers Gets It DoneAfter 40 years in the family business, Jeanie Buss is looking to conquer a new arena: women’s wrestling.
  3. sports
    Angel Reese Knows There’s a Double StandardThe LSU star had some words for those who found her reaction to Sunday’s NCAA championship win “classless.”
  4. 5 questions with…
    Who Is Watching Bowling and Darts Over Women’s Soccer?Olympic gold medalist Alex Morgan on her fighting for — and winning — equal treatment from the U.S. Soccer Federation.
  5. sports
    The U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Will Finally Get Fair PayThe U.S. Soccer Federation has agreed to negotiate equal salaries for the men’s and women’s teams.
  6. 2022 winter olympics
    5 Skip Jumpers Were Disqualified For Loose Suits — All Were WomenSome athletes are questioning the regulations.
  7. 5 questions with…
    Chatting With WNBA Player Dearica HambyOn why she sometimes needs to just go into a room by herself and close the door.
  8. women in sports
    Puma Has Its First Women’s Basketball CollectionDesigned by creative director June Ambrose, it can be worn both on and off the court.
  9. women in sports
    Adele’s New Boyfriend Seems ChillHe apparently isn’t “emasculated” by her fame, for one.
  10. power
    USA Gymnastics Isn’t in Charge of Its FutureSimone Biles’s moves at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are a sign of what’s to come for the sport, its governing body, and its athletes.
  11. women in sports
    Strength, Fragility, and Beauty in the WNBAA new photo project from Nike’s Jordan Brand captures what makes the players special.
  12. women in sports
    Serena Williams Will Never Stop ‘Fighting for Equality’After her Wimbledon loss, Williams responds to Billie Jean King’s comments that she should be focusing more on tennis.
  13. women in sports
    U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Responds to Critics With Eye Roll and Golf ClapA few days after they were admonished to “tone down” their celebrations.
  14. women in sports
    Some of Us Are Born This Way: Female Athletes and Testosterone LimitsA top sports court has ruled that Caster Semenya would have to take hormone suppressants in order to “ensure fair competition in women’s sports.”
  15. women in sports
    Female Surfers Are Finally Getting Paid the Same As Men to Ride the Same WavesThe World Surf League announced it will have equal prize money for male and female athletes.
  16. The Extreme Catharsis of Watching Women Wield Chain SawsFive hours in upstate New York with the best female lumberjacks in America.
  17. style tribes
    Ladies With Lassos: Meet the All-Black, All-Female Rodeo TeamFour women known as the Cowgirls of Color have found a niche within the rodeo community.
  18. This WNBA Team Is Raising Money for Planned ParenthoodAnother example of women’s sports getting political.
  19. The U.S. Women’s Hockey Team Won Their Fourth-Straight World ChampionshipFair pay first. Championship titles second.
  20. The Fight for Fair Pay in Women’s Sports Isn’t OverMale athletes need to put their money where their mouths are.
  21. recommendations
    31 Artists Teamed Up for an Exhibit That Celebrates Women’s Love for SportsAt Fort Gansevoort in NYC, an exhibit investigates sports fanaticism through the female gaze.
  22. USA Hockey Has Given the Women’s Team a Deadline to End Their Fair-Pay BoycottThe players must declare their intentions to continue boycotting by 5 p.m. today.
  23. It Only Took 273 Years, But Women Can Finally Join the World’s Oldest Golf ClubBetter late than never?
  24. The UConn Women’s Basketball Team Just Achieved a Major Sports MilestoneThe previous record of 90 straight games was set by them, as well.
  25. World Cup Champion Hope Solo Is Getting Into TVShe also says she’s “learned a lot of lessons down the road.”
  26. Why Would a Woman Want to Play Football?After years of alienating women, the NFL is fighting to be more gender inclusive. But can it fix what’s broken?
  27. Kathryn Smith, the First Full-time Female NFL Coach, Has Been Let GoKathryn Smith is out at the Bills.
  28. The National Women’s Hockey League Adopts Transgender Participation PolicyIt goes into effect immediately.
  29. Here’s a Man Yelling at the NFL’s First Female Coach to Bring Him a SodaThe NFL has a long way to go.
  30. our casual dysmorphia
    There’s No One Type of Runner’s BodyCurve model Candice Huffine on her new women’s running club.
  31. women in sports
    Here’s the First Hijabi Woman to Appear on the Cover of a Fitness MagazineRahaf Khatib is a six-time marathoner.
  32. hacks
    Simone Biles Says She’s Not Ashamed of Her ADHDRussian hackers released her medical files.
  33. women in sports
    Controversial Soccer Player Hope Solo Goes on ‘Personal Leave’The Seattle Reign FC made the announcement on Twitter.
  34. women in sports
    Meet the NHL’s First Female Full-Time CoachDawn Braid is making hockey history.
  35. 2016 olympics
    How to Design a Saudi Arabian Woman’s Running UniformBreathe, stretch, and looseness are all key.
  36. everyday sexism
    Female Athletes at the Olympics Face SexismAnd we’re only four days in.
  37. WNBA Players Fined for Anti-Violence ShirtsThey are prohibited from altering their warm-up shirts in any way.
  38. the greatest of all time
    Serena Williams Prefers to Be Known As One of the Greatest Athletes of All Time“One of the greatest female athletes”? Nah.
  39. carefully posed photos
    Elena Delle Donne on Stripping Down for the ESPN ‘Body Issue’ Don’t tell the six-foot-five forward that she’s really tall.
  40. Who at Nike Thought a Babydoll Dress Would Be Easy to Play Tennis In?Equal prize money first, better dresses next?
  41. women at work
    Monica Abbott, Softball’s $1 Million Pitcher“Don’t forget to know your worth. Don’t forget to value what you stand for.”
  42. Maria Sharapova Banned From Tennis for Two Years After Failing a Drug TestThe world’s highest paid female athlete said she would appeal the decision.
  43. women in sports
    Penn State Gymnasts Say Coaches Body-Shamed ThemOne coach has resigned amid allegations of emotional abuse, but former athletes say it’s not enough.
  44. foremothers
    Fifty Years Ago, This Woman Defied the Rules and Ran the Boston MarathonBobbi Gibb changed everything in 1966.
  45. World Cup Winners Accuse U.S. Soccer of Pay DiscriminationThe Olympics are only four months away.
  46. helpful suggestions
    Male Tennis Champ Would Like to Undo Equal PayWhere’s the Imodium for verbal diarrhea?
  47. can u not
    Man Time Travels From 1965 to Share Cool Opinion About Women Tennis PlayersAnd oh did Serena Williams let him have it.
  48. can u not
    The Sexist Garbage Women Athletes Face, According to a WNBA StarElena Delle Donne is not here for your propositions.
  49. FIU Basketball Captain Alleges Sexual MisconductHe reportedly texted her, “If I was in school, you’d be my girl.”
  50. Huh: There’s Injustice Even in Women’s CurlingWho knew?
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