“Toughness truly knows no gender anymore.”
During the early years of the Olympic Games, women weren't allowed to participate; in fact, they couldn't even spectate for most of the events.
As women gained more civil rights, they began to make major contributions to the sporting world, both as competitors and as spectators.
But up almost until the present time, they were expected to act "ladylike."
Along with dressing modestly, that meant no cursing, shouting, glaring, spitting, shoving, fighting. Plainly put, men could do what they wanted, but women couldn't.
Happy to say, that was another battle won.
Click on to see 15 females who have flaunted their fury to the world of sports.