women in sports

Swedish Women’s Team Dons Jerseys With Empowering Messages

The Swedish women’s football team flaunted new Jerseys replacing names with powerful empowering messages. They are hoping to inspire other women to play sports as part of the campaign “anything is possible”. The shirts were swapped by the players’ combined effort of showing the world what is the real power of women. Sweden’s new national team(…)


Phogat Sisters To Launch Wrestling Academy In Bengaluru

The famous wrestling sisters are leaving no stone unturned to make India a country of sportswomen. Commonwealth gold medalists Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat will soon open a wrestling academy in Bengaluru on two acres of land in Nandi Hills that was promised to them by Chikkaballapur MLA K Sudhakar. The release of Aamir Khan-starrer, Bollywood(…)


Indian Team Bags Silver at Asian Women’s Rugby Sevens Trophy

The 12-member Indian squad participated in the Asian Rugby Seven, won a silver this year held in Laos, Vietnam on Saturday. At the tournament, the players participated under the aegis of the Indian Rugby Football Union (IRFU), the governing body for the sport of Rugby in India. #India finishes off at the 2nd Place in #Asia #Rugby(…)


PV Sindhu breaks into Top Five of World Badminton Ranking

Olympic Silver Medallist PV Sindhu has new milestones to celebrate. In the recent BWF World Rankings, she reached her career-best of number five and is currently the best-placed Indian in the list. Just last month Sindhu won the Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold title. Her ranking depends on the total of 69399 points she holds over(…)


Manipur Wins First Season Of Indian Women’s League

The AIFF just recently announced the Indian Women’s League to show its solidarity in improving the state of women’s football in the nation. Yesterday, the final match of the first season of Indian Women’s League ended up with Manipur (Eastern Sporting Union) emerging winners against the Rising Student’s Club of Odisha by 3-0. Manipur’s contribution towards(…)


Sports Anchor Priya Malik Calls Out Rampant Sexism

Sports Anchor Priya Malik recently called out the blatant sexism that is present in sports industry, in a recent article on Buzzfeed. A sports anchor, TV actress, an Honours in Literature, a Post Grad in Applied Linguistics, a Masters in Teaching and a Masters in Education by research which is halfway to a PhD, Malik has been(…)


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