The sports media is actively showing off how much they have improved to increase women’s media coverage. Unfortunately, the figures tell us the opposite. Last year, female athletes got 4% of the worldwide sports media coverage according to UNESCO.
In 2017, BBC Sport's Barbara Slater, commented, ‘There's a transformation in women's
Former champion Stuart Bingham spoke of his excitement ahead
of this year’s World Snooker Championship, but warned the nature of the sport’s
blue riband event will play a big part in determining who is victorious at the
Bingham, 42, currently sits 12th in the world rankings
and is an outside bet to claim snooker’s
The International Tennis Federation has recently announced
changes to the Olympic Tennis Event, shifting the men’s singles gold medal match
to a shorter, best of three set format.
Changes have also been announced for doubles events, with
men’s and women’s matches to be decided by a match tiebreak to 10 points when
level at one-set
You walk forward. Stop. You close your eyes. Take a deep breath. And another. Visualise. Another breath. Your mind a whirlwind of thought. Go. Jump. Do it.
You do it, you jump, from twenty seven metres in the air, down into the dark blue abyss below. Squeezing three perfectly executed flips
In light of Israel Folau’s homophobic tweets, which could lead him to lose his contract for Rugby Australia, we take a look at other occasions that sports stars put their foot straight in it.
The five-time darts world champion and MBE holder, Eric Bristow lost his lucrative job at Sky
Most people know about American baseball, but did you know that there is a Finnish version of the game? And no, it doesn’t involve snow or wife carrying.
Finnish baseball, Pesäpallo, also known as Pesis, was created in the 1920s by Lauri Tahko Pihkala at the same time that Babe Ruth
The first quarter of 2019 has come to its end. At this point, it is a good time to analyse the progress (if any) of professional golf through the lenses of equality.
The game is the same. The equipment is the same. The rules are the same. The money is
The squash world has recently been rocked with the news that despite a fourth successive bid for inclusion, the sport will not feature at the Olympic Games in Paris in 2024.
With a host of talented French players spearheading a bid which seemed to be ticking all the boxes set
Today is world water day. A day that higlights the imprtance of sustainable management of fresh water resources. To celebrate we look at three extreme water sports.
Originally a niche sport, cliff diving has been popularised in recent years thanks to Red Bull’s Cliff Diving World Series in 2009.
In a 2019 PGA Tour season full of change, Rory McIlroy will
be eyeing up a similar break from tradition in his bid to close out the career
Grand Slam with victory at The Masters next month.
The Northern Irishman’s dramatic win at The Players last
weekend was indicative of the form he has