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Brandon Jack

Brandon Jack

The Matildas Equal Pay Deal Is The End Of Sexist Darwinism

4 min read

There is something about a sporting crowd that you don’t find anywhere else in the world.

Erin Lyons

Erin Lyons

Cricket Australia Hit It For Six On Maternity Leave, But We Should Be Ashamed

5 min read

From equal prize money to sponsorship ties, salary minimums and broadcast rights, there’s a been a swell of new policies and partnerships introduced to support our female athletes.

News

News

Vegemite Spreads The Love For Aussie Tennis Star With Limited Edition 'BartyMite'

1 min read

World number 1 Ash Barty will become the first-ever person to have a Vegemite jar named after them.

World

World

Iran To Let Women Watch Football Matches, But There's A Catch

4 min read

Women have been banned from watching men's matches in Iran since 1979, with those caught facing jail sentences, but that law could soon be set to change.

Jessica Dunne

Jessica Dunne

No, I Have Not Been Dragged To The Footy By My Boyfriend

4 min read

Over the years, I have heard my fair share of stupid, and frankly insulting, comments when watching sport, whether it be at a ground or a pub.

Sport

Sport

Incredible AFL Photo Goes Viral, Rivals Iconic Tayla Harris Kick

1 min read

The iconic photo of AFLW star Tayla Harris will be remembered as the day women's sport changed in Australia.

Megan Hustwaite

Megan Hustwaite

The NRL Is Finally Dragging Itself Out Of The Stone Age

3 min read

ONYA, NRL.

Erin Lyons

Erin Lyons

FIFA Should Run The Women's World Cup At The Same Time As The Men's

5 min read

Oi FIFA, I have a bone to pick…

Sport

Sport

Ash Barty Claims World Number One After Birmingham Victory

3 min read

Ashleigh Barty is the first Australian in 43 years to climb to the top of the WTA singles ranking after she won the Birmingham Classic grasscourt title on Sunday.

Sport

Sport

Pass The Croissants, It's Our Amazing FIFA World Cup Form Guide!

7 min read

Bonjour! It's June, and that means one thing. It's World Cup time.

Sport

Sport

'This Isn't Right': Matildas Take On FIFA Over Equal Pay Ahead Of World Cup

3 min read

Just days out from the Women's World Cup, the Matildas have taken aim at FIFA over pay.

Sport

Sport

Nike To Waive Performance Targets For Pregnant Athletes: Report

1 min read

Sportswear giant Nike will waive performance-based targets for 12 months for any of their pregnant athletes after several runners revealed they had their payments frozen, according to a New York Times report on Friday.

Sport

Sport

Female Athletes Face Three Times More Online Abuse Than Men

3 min read

Female athletes face three times more abuse on social media than male athletes, new research has confirmed. 

Sport

Sport

Football Commentator From Viral Video Flips Joke Back On Male Co-Hosts

1 min read

After falling victim to some clumsy television choreography, female sports host Kelly Cates turned the tables -- and her back -- on her male colleagues.

World

World

Female MMA Fighter Punches Man Allegedly Masturbating At Her Beach Photoshoot

1 min read

A female MMA fighter on a beach photoshoot has taken matters into her own hands when she punched a man who was allegedly masturbating nearby.

Sport

Sport

Male Commentators Appear To Snub Female Host In Awkward Live TV Moment

1 min read

A female sports presenter has stepped in to explain why two male colleagues appeared to snub her in what seems to be a clumsy moment of live television. 

Views

Views

If We're Taking Women's Sports Seriously, Why Can't I Get A Jersey?

4 min read

It’s pretty simple. I just wanted a football shirt.

Megan Hustwaite

Megan Hustwaite

Why The AFLW's Top Award Needs To Be Named 'The Erin Phillips'

5 min read

“ERIN PHILLIPS WINS THE ERIN PHILLIPS MEDAL”.

Sport

Sport

'This Is Nuts': A Record-Breaking 53,000 People Attended The AFLW Grand Final

2 min read

A record crowd turned out to watch the Adelaide Crows take on Carlton in the AFLW Grand Final at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday.

Sport

Sport

Standing Ovation As Erin Phillips Is Stretchered Off During The AFLW Grand Final

1 min read

As Erin Phillips was stretchered off the field in the AFLW Grand Final, we were given a lesson in sports-womanship.

Sport

Sport

Kick Like Tayla: Australian Personalities Give Iconic Photo Their Best Shot

1 min read

It's an AFLW photo that has already become an iconic image of women's sport, and now Australian personalities are doing their best to recreate it.

Brandon Jack

Brandon Jack

The Big Difference Between The 'Sexual Abuse' Of Dusty And Tayla

4 min read

The aftermath of the Tayla Harris situation has been fantastic.

Luke McManus

Luke McManus

Removing Tayla Harris' Photo Penalised Fans And Gave The Trolls A Free Kick

5 min read

The trolls and cowards may have huffed and puffed and beat their puny little chests, but the pros and we grownups ultimately won the day.

National

National

Removed AFL Photo Was Attacked With 'Reprehensible' Comments By 'Animals'

2 min read

The decision to delete a photo of AFLW star Tayla Harris after it was flooded by "reprehensible comments" is proving controversial.

#IWD2019

#IWD2019

A Year Of Total Boss Moments From Australian Women

2 min read

International Women's Day is a chance to celebrate the accomplishments of women around the world.

Sport

Sport

Body Image Woes Linked To Teenage Girls Dropping Out Of Sport

3 min read

Teenage girls are dropping out of team sports at an alarming rate, an Australia survey has found. And body image concerns are believed to be the main reason why.

Sport

Sport

'I'm Stoked': Aussie Legend Sam Bloom Crowned World Surfing Champion

3 min read

From the water, Sam Bloom and her husband Cameron couldn't hear what was happening onshore. 

Megan Hustwaite

Megan Hustwaite

Why Our Aussie Women Cricketers Went From Southern Stars To Superstars

3 min read

The Australian women’s cricket team are ICC Women’s World T20 champions once again after an eight-wicket victory over the old enemy in Antigua today, cementing their claim as one of our nation’s best sporting teams.

Sport

Sport

The Feisty, Fabulous Superstar Who Loves Taking On Her Trolls

3 min read

Australia, it's time you got to know the country's new face of para sports.