22/07/2020 - 16:09

Japan’s women grapple for judo equality

Judo’s founder Jigoro Kano was decades ahead of his time by empowering women to take up the sport that prizes technique over brute force. But Japan’s female judoka have long…

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22/07/2020 - 16:07

Natalie Portman, celebrities behind new women’s pro soccer team

A group of celebrities led by Hollywood star Natalie Portman has founded a women’s professional soccer team set to debut in 2022, the women’s pro soccer league said Tuesday. Big-names…

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22/07/2020 - 16:05

Hamilton will always remember his black power salute

Lewis Hamilton said Thursday he would remember raising his fist to make a black power salute after winning last Sunday’s Styrian Grand Prix for the rest of his life. Speaking…

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08/07/2020 - 11:19

Hamilton says he didn’t push for other drivers to take knee

Lewis Hamilton explained he did not push for his fellow drivers to take a knee prior to Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix and said he was “grateful” to the 13 who…

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08/07/2020 - 11:16

Tunisia women cyclists challenge gender norms

Bicycling has made recent inroads in the Tunisian capital, with women leading the peloton to achieve greater mobility and break gender norms as the coronavirus pandemic boosts the two-wheeled trend….

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24/06/2020 - 13:23

How Nelson Mandela inspired Francois Pienaar and the Springboks to conquer the world

Francois Pienaar, even 25 years on, conveys a sense of disbelief and awe when he talks of that crisp Highveld winter’s day that the Springboks won the Rugby World Cup…

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