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Soccer

US Deaf Women's National Team Needs Your Help to Defend Championship Title

In a fight to take home the trophy for the third time in a row and defend their world championship title, the U.S. Read More »

Alex Morgan Shares Why She's Fighting for Equal Pay

By Haley Goldberg Read More »

On This Day 1999: Where Were You When Mia Hamm Led Team to World Cup Victory?

Even as the world saw her as best all-around women's soccer player, Mia Hamm doubted herself when her coach told her she was to take a penalty shot that could possibly break the tie between the U.S. Read More »

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See How The #AllGirlsCanPlay Initiative Saved This Girl From a Forced Marriage

Soccer has brought us all kinds of inspiration over the last few weeks. Read More »

FIFA Women's World Cup Breaks TV Record

It's been quite the week for women in sports. First, Carli Lloyd nails a history-making flawless hat trick in the FIFA Women's World Cup final. Then, the U.S. sweeps Japan for the gold.  And what's more? The game shattered TV-rating records as well. Read More »

USA Sweeps Japan in the Women's World Cup

The United States won 5-2 against Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup soccer championship on Sunday. Midfielder Carli Lloyd made history after scoring two of the fastest goals in the tournament’s history, and becoming the first player to score three goals in one game. Read More »

7 Historical Fun Facts About Women's World Cup

With the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup underway in Canada, there's a lot of great coverage to watch and share. Read More »

Strong, Powerful and Inspiring: Girls Owning Their #GameFaces

To be a top athlete, you not only need a body that's in peak condition, you need to have the right mindset, too. The few minutes before stepping onto the field (or court!) is when an athlete flips the mental switch that gets him or her in performance mode.  Read More »

Iranian Women Defy Ban from Watching Sports with Men for World Cup

Iranian women arrested for watching The World Cup in public with men.  Read More »