Caster Semenya leads the women’s 800 metres at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
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Arbitration case between athlete Caster Semenya and the IAAF centres on eligibility to compete based on testosterone – but there are other factors in play.
Carlton’s Sarah Hosking in action in the 2019 AFLW grand final.
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The AFLW has come a long way in a short time. But amid calls for even faster expansion, more games and a longer season, it pays to remember that in footy you shouldn't go too hard, too early.
The boxing gym can be a place for young people to escape street life – but it's also the home of a violent sport.
How have trans people who play sport reacted to the debate about trans athletes?
What experiences do trans people have of recreational sport?
Whistleblowing on doping can and does have life-altering implications for athletes – new research.
Ordinary citizens are mere consumers of sport now - mainly through watching it on television.
Making sport accessible to ordinary people can be achieved if communities take control of their organisations.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is on the cusp of becoming the player with the most Super Bowl wins in NFL history. Tens of millions of viewers around the the world will be watching.
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Foreign interest in American football tells us a lot about what is happening to sport in the 21st century.
When friction between shoe and surface is high, so is the injury rate. That’s where sliding comes in.
At this year’s Australian Open you’ll see players moving sideways on the Plexicushion surface – which is specially designed to allow players to slide. It’s safer for the players and fun to watch.
Too often athletes are forced into a narrative in which their sport overtakes everything, to the detriment of their health and future happiness.
Global Sport Industries and the Reconfiguration of the Future Image.
Why has professional sport become the lens through which so many young men in the Global South are redefining their future?
Some football bets are 50 times more harmful than others.
Preparation. Focus. Positivity. Think like an athlete to win a Christmas medal.
Alcohol ads can be broadcast during sports on weekends and public holidays.
The alcohol industry introduced rules to self-regulate placement of alcohol ads in November 2017. We reviewed the first six months of regulation and it was unlikely to protect young people.
Would you go ‘flats’ or ‘hills’?
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Whether it's a toss of the coin or a flip of the bat, can any method to decide who plays first in cricket be unbiased?
Tottenham’s Kieran Trippier has been struggling with a persistent groin problem.
Elite football teams that do not have a winter break lose on average 303 more player-days per season to injuries than those teams that do.
Thursday night football in the community of Wadeye, about 420 kilometres south-west of Darwin in the Northern Territory.
Primary prevention programs with a footballing focus aim to change behaviours and attitudes among men towards women.
Players from all over the world, including Australia’s star forward Thon Maker - originally from South Sudan - play in the National Basketball Association in the United States.
Star basketball players are suffering the fallout from a race scare campaign by politicians from the Liberal party over crimes committed by a small number of young people who came to Australia from South Sudan
Susanna Dinnage’s Premier League priority is to reconnect with fans.
Research shows sport is commonly a bastion for male dominance and privilege.
Racing to the finish at the Melbourne Cup in 2017.
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It's not only fans that dress up on Melbourne Cup Day. There is plenty of gear racehorses can wear, from blinkers to nose bands, ear plugs and even a tail chain. But do they do any good?
A first look at data on sport injuries in children in England, and it's not a pretty picture.