Five players from India bagged gold medals in the AIBA Women's Boxing Championship in Guwahati, putting India top of the medal chart.
Nowadays, organisations are undertaking programs where they initiate development through sports, with focus on women and adolescent girls.
When it comes to reporting about sportswomen, media representation also reflects the sexist and discriminatory nature of society.
Insha Mir has struggled against patriarchal diktats for over a decade and today captains her college cricket team.
Here is a list of Bollywood movies that revolve around the male-dominated sports field with a special focus on women in sports.
Here's a look at the Indian Women's Hockey Team, who made it possible for India to get back the title of Continental Champions after 13 years.
Busy rejoicing over the win of the men’s team in the Asia Cup, no one noticed that the women's team is also playing in the same tournament.
Sentiments of nationalism and masculinity are connected to cricket in such a way that women become the “other” in the game.
The Tibetan Women's Football Team have persisted against all odds, and are representing Tibet in international venues despite being in exile.
Alisha Abdullah is the first Indian Female National racer, who races in bikes, cars, and go-karts, thereby breaking all stereotypes on women and proving to the world how women are equal to men.