For a sport which has always been male-dominated, both on and off the field, Mayanti Langer is refreshing to watch.
When it comes to reporting about sportswomen, media representation also reflects the sexist and discriminatory nature of society.
Kerala organised the country's first exclusive sports meet for trans* people in Trivandrum, where over 100 transgender athletes participated.
Bhavani Devi, Indian sabre fencer, has won her maiden gold medal in the sabre event of the Women’s Satellite Fencing Championship held in Reykjavik, Iceland.
PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik did not win at the Olympics because of India, they won despite it.
The 11th 2017 Women's Cricket World Cup is round the corner and we couldn't be happier! Check out all the deets & the entire schedule here!
In photos: The story of one academy, the so-called ‘Nursery of Indian women’s hockey’, is nothing short of a fairy-tale.
Recently, Forbes released its list of 'World's Highest-Paid Athletes' for 2018, which was an ‘all-male affair’. No woman features on the list.
Everyone knew about the FIFA World Cup, but did you know that the Women's Hockey Cup 2018 began on July 21, 2018 and that the Indian women's hockey team qualified for it? In July 2018, FII organised a Wikipedia Editathon on the Indian Women's Hockey Team at our New Delhi office, to increase the representation of the women's hockey team as well as to teach a new skill of creating and editing articles on Wikipedia to the youth.
Padmini Rout holds the honours of International Master and Woman Grandmaster and has been a world champion since 2008.