Stereotypes In Sports

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There are several reasons and excuse for the vast differences in the wages- lack of interest in female sports, lack of investors, lack of advertisers, low ticket sales- and more have been used to rationalize the way our country treats female athletes.
Some might argue and say that the gender pay gap in any professional sports is fair because the men’s sports bring in more money. Others might say that women’s sports aren’t as entertaining. Should women athlete try to find a way to make pay for athletes equal, regardless of gender? There have been several comments made by men that show how badly women are stereotyped when it comes down to sports. Andy Benoit from Sports tweeted “not worth watching” and Stephen A. Smiths said “might not have
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