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Jun 25, 2022 8 tweets 3 min read
🎾 'Imagine being forced to wear white, on your period?' - Women in tennis question Wimbledon rules.

The club’s insistence on traditional clothing can cause a problem for women players on their period

🧵👇… “I would like to see it change,” says tennis broadcaster, Catherine Whitaker, on Wimbledon’s strict all-white dress code

🗣️ “If they had a clothing policy that affected men in the way that it does women, I don’t think that particular tradition would last"
Jun 23, 2022 9 tweets 4 min read
🎾 Coco Gauff exclusive: 'I thought people would only like me if I won'

Ahead of her return to Wimbledon, and in blistering form, the 18-year-old American opens up on adjusting to teenage stardom

#Thread 👇… 'Coco Gauff is not afraid to admit it,' writes @molly_mcelwee.

During the summer of 2019, when she suddenly emerged as tennis’s next superstar aged just 15, she briefly fell into the trap of believing her own hype…
Nov 25, 2021 9 tweets 5 min read
'The real Peng Shuai'

In this month's supplement, @molly_mcelwee looks into the story and life of the quiet Chinese hero who won't give up her #MeToo fight

Read more here ➡️… @molly_mcelwee 🗣️“Speaking out showed that even someone like her, with power and status, could be affected by sexual violence – and can be silenced.”

Former doubles partner Andrea Sestini Hlavackova becomes the first player close to Peng to open up on the allegations…
Apr 1, 2021 8 tweets 3 min read
Sporting greatness can run in families.

But is there evidence behind a little sibling advantage in sport? 🤔👇| @timwig… Younger siblings are more likely to be better at sport.
Mar 31, 2021 8 tweets 3 min read
Endometriosis affects more than 1.5 million women in Britain but how much do we really know about the health issue? 🤷📈

In an exclusive interview, @emmahayes1 and @CHenshawGB share their experience with the condition.… Endometriosis affects 1 in 10 women?