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Michelle Campbell

Meet Euroleague Star & WNBA Alumni Michelle Campbell

International Basketball star and WNBA alumni Michelle Campbell is an avid advocate for the growth, empowerment and development of women’s self esteem. Michelle conducts yearly basketball camps and events geared specifically toward speaking to young adults and teens about the importance of loving one’s self and celebrating the skin they’re in at a time when social …

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Have You Seen The Badass UFC 193 Promo Starring Ronda Rousey & Holly Holm?

Watch below to catch the newest UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm trailer, which was released Friday via Ellen Degeneres’ EllenTube. It looks like a trailer for a feature biopic of Rousey’s life. Girls can grow up to be anything they want. Just look at my friend, UFC fighter @RondaRousey. http://t.co/0d6DVejYCW — Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) October …

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The Best Female Superheroes

CBS soars onto the superhero bandwagon with Supergirl, which arrives in late October, starring Melissa Benoist. It’s the story of Kara Zor-El, Superman’s cousin, who also traveled to Earth, but has chosen to keep her superpowers a secret. Instead, she works as an assistant to a media mogul (Calista Flockhart), until she finally embraces her true identity with the …

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Set Your DVR: Tennis Great Althea Gibson – An American Master

The story of Althea Gibson, the unlikely queen of the segregated tennis world during the 1950s, premieres on Friday September 4 at 9pm on PBS during the U.S. Open. Althea Gibson is an icon, one of the greatest athletes of our time, and a true American hero who paved the way for players like Serena …

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Five year old cancer survivor Leah Still is a Wheaties champion

On Tuesday, Cincinnati Bengals tackle Devon Still posted a photo to Instagram of a very special gift from General Mills– a framed, special edition Wheaties box with his daughter Leah gracing the cover. With that cover, Leah has joined some pretty elite company without ever playing a sport. Leah, 5, became a champion over the last …

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Lupita Nyong’o Promotes New Film “Queen of Katwe” at #D23Expo

Earlier this year it was announced that a film based on a book about Uganda’s chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi – Queen of Katwe – is in the works with Disney. The story follows a young girl that comes from nothing to become a national chess champion. From living in the streets in the slums of Katwe to …

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Ronda Rousey: I can beat Floyd Mayweather in no-rules fight

Undefeated UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey says she believes she could beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a no-rules fight. During an Ask Me Anything session on Reddit on Monday a fan asked the 28-year-old star if she could beat the boxing champion in a “ruleless” fight. Rousey admits that Mayweather would “definitely” beat her in …

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Cereal Stars: Female Athletes Featured on Wheaties Boxes

Hopefully WNT star Carli Lloyd and her teammates are negotiating with Wheaties right now. The iconic cereal brand has been featuring famous athletes on it’s boxes since 1934, and the placement has helped many sports figures become household names. Being featured on a Wheaties box is a once-in-a-lifetime recognition – but not many women have …

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