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Vanderbilt's Sarah Fuller becomes first woman to play in Power 5 conference game

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Sports world reacts to Fuller's historic moment

Fuller went from Vandy's soccer pitch to the football field Saturday.

Photos: Sarah Fuller making college football history

Sarah Fuller made history on Saturday when she became the first woman to play in a Power 5 college football game when she made the second half kickoff between Vanderbilt and Missouri.

SUPER NETBALL

Super Netball CEO Symington quits his post

Australian netball has suffered a double blow after Super Netball boss Chris Symington joined Netball Australia CEO Marne Fechner on the exit list.

Richardson appointed Magpies netball coach

Collingwood have promoted former assistant Nicole Richardson to replace head coach Rob Wright for the 2021 Super Netball season.

Firebirds announce Anderson as new coach

Former Diamond Megan Anderson will take over as Queensland Firebirds coach for the 2021 Super Netball season, beating her former boss Lisa Alexander to the position.

MLB

In opportunity long overdue, Kim Ng lands GM job in MLB

After 30 years in baseball, Kim Ng shattered another glass ceiling when the Miami Marlins made her the first female general manager in MLB.

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NETBALL

New coach to decide on Diamonds captaincy

Caitlin Bassett is no certainty to lead the Diamonds into next year's Constellation Cup under new Australian coach Stacey Marinkovich.

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Langman calls time on netball career

Silver Ferns great and Sunshine Coast skipper Laura Langman has called time on her netball career.

ESPNW

Chelsea Clinton: 'I feel a deep gratitude to women athletes for what they have proven to be possible'

Ahead of the 2020 espnW: Women + Sports Summit, we talked to Chelsea Clinton about her new book on women sports figures, the role that athletes have played in social justice -- and the gymnast her own daughter, Charlotte, is hoping to be like.

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Athletes Unlimited to launch a new professional lacrosse league in July

On Tuesday at the espnW: Women + Sports Summit, Athletes Unlimited announced it will launch a pro lacrosse league, beginning after next summer's world championships.

Simone Manuel on Olympic gold, glory and unforgettable firsts

Simone Manuel is the first African American woman to win an individual gold in Olympic swimming. She earned other history-making firsts thereafter. Now those firsts will act as keys to help her unlock the change she'd like to see in the world.

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From Bates to Wolvaardt - all the WBBL overseas players

A host of leading players will be in Sydney for the tournament

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CA confident WBBL plans can adapt to changing Covid-19 situation

The tournament model allows for measures to be tightened if required

Ahead of WBBL debut, Glenn reveals Covid-19 battle

England legspinner believes she caught virus from man bumping into her in April

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