In a survey of the highest-paid athletes by country conducted by ESPN The Magazine, the WTA is the place for female athletes to earn the highest salary. The LPGA, meanwhile, is looking to tennis to up the ante in nontraditional markets.
The third incarnation of professional women's soccer in the U.S. opens its season Saturday not yet ready to announce its major sponsors and with a scaled-down business model.
Unlike the higher-paid men, most professional female cyclists such as Mary Zider must work jobs to make ends meet, hindering their riding careers.
Eleven years after leaving troubled Uzbekistan, new American citizen Varvara Lepchenko is in line to represent the U.S. at the Olympics.
With the average WNBA salary at $72,000, playing abroad is often an attractive -- and necessary -- way to supplement income.
Sports legends are often celebrated once they are gone, but Negro Leagues legend James "Red" Moore, 94, is basking in the glow of his legacy while he can still feel the warmth of the bright lights.