Tokyo Olympics: Indian women athletes fight sexism, poverty to reach sporting dreams

Tokyo Olympics: Indian women athletes fight sexism, poverty to reach sporting dreams

Neeta Lal, South China Morning Post – 25 July 2021

Despite the odds stacked against them, Indian women have managed to challenge patriarchal attitudes by representing the largest share of female athletes at the Olympics ever fielded by the country. This article in SCMP looks at some of these female athletes and what their achievements mean for women in India.

Read the full article here.

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