10 worst moments of sexism in sports

10A lack of leagues

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While some fully professional leagues exist for women — the WNBA being the obvious example — there are just not that many leagues out there for college stars to dive into when they graduate. Important women’s sports in college such as softball and volleyball have no path at all, while individual sports are poorly funded unless you are an Olympic-level athlete.

Better access to viable TV deals would increase the prospects for women’s sports stars in an instant.