25/04/2019 - 14:32

Afghan women go online to set #myredline for peace

by Thomas WATKINS Kobra Samim, who rides for Afghanistan’s national cycling team, wrote on Facebook that women’s participation in sport is her “red line” as the US tries to forge…

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25/04/2019 - 14:29

Prince Ali fights for women’s rights in football

by Peter BERLIN Since forcing a second ballot in the 2015 election that ushered in the scandal-plagued Sepp Blatter’s brief final term as FIFA president, Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein of…

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01/04/2019 - 14:54

Hamilton blasts ‘crazy’ racism in sport

Lewis Hamilton on Thursday said it was “crazy” that racism still exists in sport as he followed his tweet about the “despicable” treatment suffered by England’s footballers in Montenegro with…

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01/04/2019 - 14:49

Disabled Kazakhs fight for rights amid Paralympics push

by Christopher RICKLETON In a gym in Kazakhstan’s largest city Almaty, Paralympic weightlifter Alina Solodukhina’s slight shoulders are feeling the strain under more than 60 kilogrammes of cast iron. Solodukhina,…

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01/04/2019 - 14:47

Afghan refugee scales summit of women’s football

by Yassine KHIRI “I don’t really think about the past and what happened,” says Nadia Nadim, the daughter of an executed Afghan general who spent years playing football in the…

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13/03/2019 - 17:33

Basketball beats ethnic divisions in Serbia

On the court, they are not Serb, Albanian or Roma. The lanky teenage boys are all members of Play 017 — a basketball team bridging ethnic divides in southern Serbia….

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