Tag Archives: women

Here’s why the CEO of women’s tennis just stepped down

Stacey Allaster, the CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association, is stepping down from her role atop the organization started by tennis great Billie Jean King. During her tenure, Allaster secured…

NFL’s Female Fan Base: Buccaneers ‘RED’ Women’s Movement Alienated Crucial Demographic

Longtime sports journalist Trenni Kusnierek felt as if she’d time-traveled to a long-gone decade when she heard about RED, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ self-described women’s movement. Although the initiative attempts…

Woods gets hot after bad start, shoots 68 at Quicken Loans

Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole Thursday in the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. Then he ran off five birdies in six…

Pro women’s soccer is having a moment. Here’s how to make it last

The commissioner of National Women’s Soccer League tells Fortune about his plan to turn the excitement over the Women’s World Cup win into a booming pro league. On Wednesday, July…

Is women’s soccer overtaking men’s soccer in America?

The American women’s soccer team captured the heart and soul of the nation by winning the World Cup title in impressive fashion. These women made America proud, and that’s why…

With field increased to 24 nations, U.S. finds itself in ‘Group of Death’

Canada coach John Herdman pretty much summed up the prevailing sentiment when he was asked what he was looking forward to most about the Women’s World Cup. 8 in the…