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Australia: From nude calendars to Women's World Cup contenders - CNN
They're everywhere -- athletes, and athletic supporters, posing in the buff to raise money for their favorite causes -- in some cases, themselves. So, if you're looking for a special gift for that special someone -- and want to do some good in the world -- we've provided this wonderful guide to what's available. Let's hope you're not checking out the horse. One even does a fair impression of a confused Lady Godiva.
Matildas out to shock the globe as women’s game continues rapid growth
Football: Matildas superstar Sam Kerr is one of the stars of Nike's incredible new advertising campaign. Sam Kerr. This week, as the Matildas prepared to begin a World Cup they believe could end with Australia lifting a trophy, Nike dropped a powerful advertisement starring superstar striker Sam Kerr.
It's been 20 years since the Matildas team of took off their clothes and stood in front of a camera. The images were printed in a calendar and thousands of copies were sold around the world. It captured global attention and triggered a fierce debate about feminism, body image and the path to equality for women's sport. Since then, everyone has known who they are," says Heather Reid, who was on the board of the Australian Women's Football Association at the time.