FIFA continues sportswashing ahead of Women's World Cup
FIFA continues sportswashing ahead of Women's World Cup
According to a Monday report, world soccer’s governing body struck a sponsorship deal with Visit Saudi for July’s Women’s World Cup, significantly upgrading Saudi Arabia's visibility in women’s sports.
February 01, 2023
Streaming services give increased visibility for women's college sports teams
Streaming services give increased visibility for women's college sports teams
An uptick in school-specific streaming services is translating into big wins for athletic departments and increased visibility for women’s sports teams, per a recent report.
February 01, 2023
Parity adds to the mayhem in NCAA hoops
Parity adds to the mayhem in NCAA hoops
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Both the AP polls and the women’s and men’s Wooden Award Top 20s — aka the shortlists for Player of the Year — dropped on Monday.
February 01, 2023
NWSL’s expansion race is nearing the finish line
NWSL’s expansion race is nearing the finish line
According to a Friday report, the league will award franchises to Utah, San Francisco and Boston — one more market than originally anticipated — and will collect around $100 million in the process.
January 30, 2023
The PHF's seventh All-Star event
The PHF's seventh All-Star event
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While the Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL) was known for its quality of play, the PHF (then National Women’s Hockey League) offered to do what no women’s league had done before: pay its players.
January 30, 2023
Two-time WNBA MVP Candace Parker to sign with the Las Vegas Aces
Two-time WNBA MVP Candace Parker to sign with the Las Vegas Aces
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WNBA free agents can officially ink deals starting on Wednesday, but one squad already hit the jackpot — two-time MVP Candace Parker announced on Saturday that she plans to sign with the Las Vegas Aces.
January 30, 2023
The Super Bowl LVII matchup is officially set
The Super Bowl LVII matchup is officially set
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The Super Bowl LVII (aka 57) matchup is officially set. The AFC champion Kansas City Chiefs will face the NFC champ Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, February 12th.
January 30, 2023
Snowboarder Maddie Mastro books a deal with Twix
Snowboarder Maddie Mastro books a deal with Twix
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Two days before taking second place in the X Games halfpipe competition on Saturday, snowboarder Maddie Mastro booked a deal with the candy company centered around a niche winter sport — splitboarding.
January 30, 2023
Improving the media landscape in women's sports
Improving the media landscape in women's sports
Over the course of the last year, we asked industry leaders about the next big things in women’s sports, and most of them landed on improving the media landscape.
January 30, 2023
NIL collectives raise questions about equity in sports funding
NIL collectives raise questions about equity in sports funding
A Tuesday report shed light on the tug-of-war between university athletic departments and individual teams and athletes for contributions from NIL collectives, raising questions about equity in sports funding.
January 27, 2023