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How Quidditch and its ‘Title 9 3/4’ rule are magically altering gender roles in sports

By Adele Jackson-Gibson Aug 10, 2017

On a windy summer afternoon on the grass fields of New York City’s East River Park, a group of men…

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Kayla Harrison will make her MMA debut next year

By Celia Balf Jun 30, 2017

Judo champion Kayla Harrison will make her MMA debut next year, Lance Pugmire from the Los Angeles Times reported on Thursday…

Study: Gender prize money gap in sports is narrowing

By Kayla Lombardo Jun 19, 2017

According to a study released Monday by BBC Sport, the gender prize money gap in professional sports is narrowing. The study…

The real-life Wonder Woman: Jessie Graff makes history on American Ninja Warrior

By Nick Forrester May 31, 2017

Meet Jessie Graff: the real-life Wonder Woman. In a clip from the upcoming special American Ninja Warrior: USA vs. The…

How Iran’s first female motorbike racer has launched a revolution of Muslim women riders

By Adele Jackson-Gibson May 5, 2017

Iranian road and motocross racer Behnaz Shafiei has a hard time taking “no” for an answer, even when “yes” means breaking the law.…

Women to run apart from men in Tehran’s first marathon

By Nick Forrester Apr 5, 2017

Just a few days before Tehran's first international marathon, a top Iranian sports official told the Associated Press that women…

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