The astonishing achievements of female athletes are often not appreciated as much as they should be.
Over the years, Britain has watched generations of inspiring sportswomen rise into the spotlight and carve their names in history across almost every sport you can think of.
Fearless females have been constantly changing the landscape of sport and today, their platform is at an all-time high.
There have been far too many iconic moments to count, but to celebrate the growing success of women’s sport, we’ve plucked 15 special achievements from the last 20 years for you to test your knowledge on.
From Olympic gold rushes to record-setting milestones — the Brits cannot be ruled out when it comes to discussing the best athletes and sporting teams on the planet.
See how well you remember these moments from the archive that left the nation with goosebumps…
Where were you when Emma Raducanu became the first qualifier in history to win a Grand Slam tournament? Do you recall watching Nicola Adams become the first ever female Olympic boxing champion? Take this quiz and find out just how well you remember your British women’s sporting history.
Here’s our ranking system based on your results:
- 0-4: Have you been living under a rock?
- 5-9: We recommend you watch these iconic moments again
- 10-12: Great knowledge
- 13-15: Impressive — you know your stuff!