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US sprinter Sha'Carri Richardson missed the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after testing positive for cannabis

The World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) is to a review cannabis as a prohibited substance after criticism surrounding Sha’Carri Richardson’s

September 15, 2021
Chelsea defended their WSL title last season and reached the Champions League final

The most eagerly anticipated and loudly trumpeted Women’s Super League (WSL) season kicks off this evening when Manchester United host

September 3, 2021
Welshwoman Laura McAllister is standing for election as Uefa's women's representative on the Fifa Council next week

Wales have come to be a force to be reckoned with in international football. Their men’s team, led by galactico

April 16, 2021
Serena Williams will star in a new docuseries on Amazon Prime Video as part of a wider deal with the streaming platform

Amazon has continued its push into glossy sports documentaries by signing up Serena Williams and Paul Pogba. Both Williams and

April 15, 2021
The new TV deal will provide a major boost to the finances of the 12 Women's Super League clubs

Sky and the BBC have agreed a landmark TV rights deal with the Football Association for the Women’s Super League

March 22, 2021
Women's rugby is set for a boost via a new international competition, WXV, due to launch in 2023

“It’s not as good as men’s.” That is such an obvious response to any number of women’s sports.  As if to evidence such

March 19, 2021
Tokyo 2020 president Seiko Hashimoto has found the Games tainted by another sexism storm just weeks after taking office in the wake of the previous controversy

“I would like to show a new direction,” said Seiko Hashimoto upon taking over as president of the Tokyo 2020

March 18, 2021
Lewes FC recently signed fashion brand Lyle and Scott as sponsors of their men's and women's team in a six-figure deal

They take pride in doing things differently at Lewes FC, the small football club with big ideas.  From the beach

March 5, 2021
Formula 1 swung from a $17m profit to a $386m loss in 2020 due to the pandemic

“Our goal was to try and take the pain in 2020,” Greg Maffei, president of Formula 1 owners Liberty Media,

March 4, 2021
Cricket's revenues are estimated to have taken a £100m hit last year due to the Covid-19 pandemic

Sport is to receive a £300m recovery package as part of the Budget announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak today. Cricket,

March 3, 2021
England Netball chief executive Fran Connolly

Few sports can have had their momentum checked by the pandemic quite like netball in the UK. A decade of

February 20, 2021

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