It's Different for Girls

Media Coverage for Women's Sport

O’Leary: Staunton’s better than any man

Sourced from Hogan Stand: “Ann-Marie Walsh says Cork must come up with a plan to stop Cora Staunton in Saturday’s ladies football National League final. Widely regarded as the sport’s … Continue reading

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Serena, Sharapova on collision course in Madrid

From the SportsNetwork.com: “Reigning champion Serena Williams went the distance in order to win her quarterfinal match, while Maria Sharapova had an easier time reaching the semifinals at the $4 … Continue reading

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Previewing the NCAA women’s water polo tournament

Craig Bennett of USA Today Sports reports: “The West Coast crowd — only UCLA, Southern California and Stanford have won NCAA titles and six of the eight teams in this … Continue reading

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Clare Balding: England women will win football World Cup before men

Juliette Garside of The Guardian reports: “The England women’s football team will bring home a World Cup before the men’s squad reclaim the title, sports broadcaster Clare Balding has predicted. Speaking at … Continue reading

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University of Minnesota Men’s sports teams get almost three times the money as women’s, raising equity concerns

Derek Whetmore of The Minnesota Daily reports: “Minnesota athletic director Joel Maturi, left, announced he would step-down from his position during a press conference with University President Eric Kaleron Thursday, … Continue reading

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Marketing women athletes often walks careful line between savvy and sexist

Anna Griffin of The Oregonian reports: “Mike Golub didn’t intend to offend. The Portland Timbers chief operating officer knows that Portland sports fans are a quirky bunch who enjoy a good … Continue reading

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Huge Milestone As First Kuwaiti Women’s League Takes Off

Joana Saba of the Arab Times reports: “The First Kuwaiti Women’s League took off on Thursday evening, marking a huge milestone in the history of women’s sports in Kuwait. The … Continue reading

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