Women athletes were some of the first to contribute some medals to the Indonesian team in this year's Asian Games. Here are ten of them to look forward to.
Sports could be an excellent vehicle to promote social inclusion of women and girls, but in reality, women's sports still lag behind at all levels.
Women are still falling behind when it comes to gender equality in football.
Women in football have had to battle sexism and discrimination, and homophobia adds another layer to this. But women's football has been less harsh when dealing with homosexuality than its male counterparts. It is commonly known that many female footballers are lesbians, and in recent years, more of them have come out.