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Spain’s World Cup victory is a triumph for women’s sports

It was the only goal Spain would make for the entire 105 minutes of the final match against England on Sunday night, Aug. 20, in Sydney, Australia. Yet it was the only point that La Roja—the Red One—would need to lift their first-ever FIFA Women’s World Cup trophy. The goal came early: Just 29 minutes...


July was a thrilling month for women athletes

In the world of women’s sports, the month of July was thrilling. From July 23 to July 30, the second edition of the most prestigious stage race on the women’s cycling calendar—the Tour de France Femmes—tested the best female cyclists from around the world as they covered a 956-kilometer route throughout France. Of course, there’s...


Bolden is golden and Filipinas make World Cup herstory

Don’t count them out yet. It’s true that the Filipinas—or the Philippine Women’s National Football Team—were blanked, 2-0, by the top-ranked Swiss squad in their historic FIFA Women’s World Cup debut last July 21, strengthening the 500-1 chance given by the United Kingdom-based sports betting community platform, OLBG. But against New Zealand, which cohosts the...