LONDON: Manchester United have applied to the Football Association to establish a professional team in the second tier of the Women's Super League

The Premier League giants have long being criticised for lagging behind their rivals on this front.

“We are pleased to announce that the club intends to establish its first ever professional women’s team," United executive vice chairman Ed Woodward said in a statement issued Wednesday.

Feb 26, 2018 12:02
MUMBAI: Women's T20 exhibition matches featuring players from India, Australia, and England are likely to be held during the play-off stage of the 2018 edition of the Indian Premier league (IPL).
Feb 13, 2018 12:02
NEW DELHI: The Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI) has rolled out an ambitious plan for women, pledging to pull out all the stops to make motorsports an attractive and viable proposition for women across the country.
Jan 09, 2018 13:01
RIYADH: Women in Saudi Arabia will be allowed to enter sports stadiums to watch football matches for the first time on Friday, the government announced on Monday. "The first match that women will be allowed to watch will be Al Ahli versus Al Batin on January 12," the Ministry of Information said. It added that women would also be able to attend a second match on next day and a third match on January 18.