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Tag: women in sport

Sport
Bianca Elmir
Bianca Elmir: The Australian Boxer Fighting Misconceptions About Islam

The 35-year-old has firmly established herself in the sport in her country, and she now wants to use her position to inspire other women.

Sport
Dana Hussain
Dana Hussain: The Iraqi Sprinter Who Defines the Olympic Spirit

Dana Hussain competed in the 100m sprint at the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Iraq, the only Iraqi athlete who had actually trained in the war torn country.

Sport
Referee
Jawahir Jewels: The Hijabi Referee Breaking Boundaries by Enforcing the Rules

Jawahir Jewels is a Muslim Somali woman referee, wielding power in a role rarely occupied by Muslim Somali women in Hijabs - let alone women full stop.