International women's day 2021 just concluded and we were all reminded of the struggles, sacrifices that women make to achieve the success they achieve and yet in some cases the success is not their own. Sports is by far the most male-dominated sector right now. Be it on the field or off it, it's the men who matter. Men’s games have all the money, have the most viewership, and almost all the key decision-makers are men.
Despite all this, there are a few women within sports who make a difference. They matter, they rake in numbers, and their stories inspire a whole new generation of women to enter this world of sports. And also, they engage with the community that has grown around them, their fans.