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Harvard cancels men’s soccer season after finding gross “reports” on women’s team continued

The whole nation was disgusted, but ultimately thought the issue was in the past. Of course, that wasn’t the case.

Lauren Holter | November 4, 2016 - 3:19 pm

Pro athletes: “Actually, no one talks like that in the locker room.”

Anyone who listened to last night’s “wow, what is even happening to our country and our TV right now” second presidential debate, heard Trump constantly dismiss his comments in the…

Lane Moore | October 10, 2016 - 1:15 pm

Hope Solo Is Suspended From The U.S. National Team, Which Is Becoming A Pattern

Because she’s been suspended before and apparently didn’t learn her lesson, her punishment was even worse this time around.

Lauren Holter | August 25, 2016 - 9:10 am

Model Rain Dove Highlights Olympic Uniform “Sexploitation” In Photo Series

As the reportage coming out of Rio 2016 made abundantly clear, sexism against female athletes is still unfortunately going strong.

Kelly Kanayama | August 22, 2016 - 6:06 pm

British Runner Lynsey Sharp’s Comments About Gold Medalist Caster Semenya Are Just Racist And Sexist

Message to the haters: Semenya won because she’s an amazing runner. Deal with it.

Kelly Kanayama | August 22, 2016 - 10:58 am

There’s More Than One Simone Making History At The Olympics This Year

In what marked a terrific moment in history, 20-year-old Olympic swimmer Simone Manuel became the first black American woman to win an Olympic gold medal in an individual event in swimming

Bronwyn Isaac | August 12, 2016 - 12:16 pm

Simone Biles Is Teaching Americans That Adoptive Parents Are Just Parents

The 4-foot-9 all-star gymnast dominating the Olympics isn’t just racking up medals in Rio and making an international name for herself as potentially the best gymnast of a generation.

Lauren Holter | August 11, 2016 - 4:21 pm

Two Olympic Boxers Are Sitting In Rio Jails For Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Housekeepers

Perhaps athletes should attend a How to Not Sexually Assault Women at the Olympics class before traveling across the world for the games.

Lauren Holter | August 8, 2016 - 7:46 pm

NBC Credits Olympic Swimmer Katinka Hosszu’s World Record To Her Husband

In Sunday night’s women’s 400-meter medley, Hungarian swimmer Katinka Hosszu set a new Olympic world record, won a gold medal, and joined the ranks of inspirational sportswomen across the globe. So…

Kelly Kanayama | August 8, 2016 - 10:18 am

USA Gymnastics Allegedly Failed To Report Sexual Abuse From Coaches For Years

USA Gymnastics officials admitted under oath during a lawsuit that the organization has a policy in place that tells coaches to ignore abuse allegations that are just “hearsay” and only

Lauren Holter | August 5, 2016 - 10:13 am

Russia Could Be Completely Banned From The Summer Olympics. Here’s Which Sports Were Implicated.

A new report confirms the existence of a large-scale, state-sponsored program to hide and replace Russian athletes’ positive drug tests.

Kylie Cheung | July 18, 2016 - 7:47 pm

Maria Sharapova Was Suspended For Two Years After Testing Positive For A Banned Drug

The 29-year-old tennis star claimed she had been taking the prohibited medicine, meldonium, for ten years because her family has a history of heart issues and diabetes.

Lauren Holter | June 8, 2016 - 11:33 am
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