Home » Posts tagged with » Women-In-Sports

Nigeria Striker Emuidzhi Oghiabekhva Makes History In UEFA Women’s Champions League

Nigeria Striker Emuidzhi Oghiabekhva Makes History In UEFA Women’s Champions League

Nigeria striker Emuidzhi Oghiabekhva has become the first African to clinch the golden boot in a UEFA Women’s Champions League following her exploits for Minsk. The 30-year-old netted 10 goals in seven Champions League outings for Minsk in the 2019/20 season to share the golden boot. To achieve the feat, Oghiabekhva netted six goals in […]

Women In Sports Leaders Urge Government To Invest In Sports

Women In Sports Leaders Urge Government To Invest In Sports

Leaders of women in sports groups in Ghana have made a call to the government to make funds available to motivate more women to venture into sports. According to them, it was important women were motivated to make careers in sports which have become a hugely lucrative business sector. Making their points on The File […]

The Women Golfers Leading The Way In South Africa

The Women Golfers Leading The Way In South Africa

Compared with the men’s game, women’s golf still lacks support, but the Duma sisters and Zethu Myeki may just be the ones to change all that and become pioneers among black female players. Siviwe and Yolanda Duma are no strangers to South African golf circles, but this hasn’t spared them from feeling ignored in a […]

Admit Women Or Lose Tokyo Games Golf, IOC tells club

Admit Women Or Lose Tokyo Games Golf, IOC tells club

The club scheduled to host the golf at the 2020 Tokyo Games must allow women to have full membership or organizers will have to find another venue, International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice president John Coates told Reuters on Monday. The private Kasumigaseki Country Club in Saitama prefecture, which is set to host both men’s and […]

South Africa: Six Women We’re Backing To Slay At This Year’s Paralympics

South Africa: Six Women We’re Backing To Slay At This Year’s Paralympics

While we’re incredibly proud of our Olympians for their ten medals from #Rio2016, we know that our Paralympic team will give us plenty to celebrate over the period of 7-18 September 2016. They’re aiming to beat their 29 medal haul from the 2012 Olympics. Here are six women we expect to do all the things […]

South Africa: FIFA Coaching Course for Women Coaches

South Africa: FIFA Coaching Course for Women Coaches

Women’s Month will end with a bang with the hosting of an elite FIFA Coaching course for top SAFA qualified women coaches from the 28 August – 2 September 2016. This will be the second course of its kind to have ever been held in SA. The course will take place at the SAFA technical […]