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Men have played 5 set matches and women 3. However from 1984-1998 women did play 5 set matches to conclude the year. Men and women just recently have been paid the same for their matches in tournaments
There are more international competitions for female national teams. For example the Algarve-Cup, the 4-nations-tournament and the Cyprus Cup. Most male national teams just playing the World Cup, the continental Cup, the Confed-Cup and the qualificat
Nowadays, there are two controversial issues about the influence of sports on the character depending on the number of participants. Some people suppose that sports done in team helps to build a stronger character than individual sports do. Others be
New Zealander Sarai Bareman has been appointed as FIFA’s first-ever chief women’s football officer, it was announced today. Bareman will head up the newly-established women’s football division within the governing body, created as part of FIFA’s exte
This article is about the internationally played mixed-gender contact sport. For the fictional sport played in Harry Potter, see Quidditch. Quidditch[2] is a sport of two teams of seven players each mounted on broomsticks played on a hockey rink-size
In the early Olympic Games it was possible for individuals in a team to be from different nations. In such cases the medals are not split between the repersentative countries, but attributed to the mixed team. The results from these teams have been g
Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles). Each player uses a tennis racket that is strung with cord to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with fel
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By Janis Prince Inniss Even before I married into the sport, I loved track and field! (My husband ran track in high school, as did both of my step-children. And I’m quite sure that my two-year-old grandson can beat any child in an ”Under 4” race, bas
Transgender athletes should be allowed to compete in the Olympics and other international events without undergoing sex reassignment surgery, according to new guidelines adopted by the IOC. International Olympic Committee medical officials said on Su