TRACE Sport Stars is celebrating some of the greatest female athletes on the planet which includes Sarah Ourahmoune, Kaliesha West, Julie Kitchen and Susianna Kentikian.
With Friday nights dedicated to the women who are at the top of their game and headlined with special shows dedicated to the best female fighters, there’s plenty to keep you on your toes! But that’s not all, with new episodes of The Truth About… and Sport Stars Uncovered keeping things fresh throughout March.
What better way to get yourself ready for the weekend than a Friday dedicated to the best sports and sport stars on the planet? Over recent years some female athletes have been dominating the headlines, while other talents have been quietly emerging into the public eye. Tune in every Friday to celebrate the biggest names, and discover the superstars of tomorrow!
Switch on to Girls Can Fight Fridays every week throughout March.
Girls Can Fight: Episode 1 – Friday 4th at 23:05 (CAT)
Find out how French boxer Sarah Ourahmoune made it to the top of the sport.
|Girls Can Fight: Episode 2 – Friday 11th at 23:05 (CAT)
Go toe to toe with Kaliesha West and learn what gives her the competitive edge.
|Girls Can Fight: Episode 3 – Friday 18th at 23:05 (CAT)
Fourteen times kickboxing world champ Julie Kitchen gets personal!
|Girls Can Fight: Episode 4 – Friday 25th at 23:05 (CAT)
She’s a ‘Killer Queen’ – get in the ring with boxer Susianna Kentikian.
The Truth About…
The Truth About...takes a light-hearted look at the topics that get the world talking. This month’s episodes include a look at the German national side and their World Cup exploits, including a celebration of their 2014 success! Also featuring a look at the stars that have gone on to find post-retirement success – from football to film for Vinnie Jones and Cantona, or athletics to TV for Jenner and Comaneci – plus many more!
Wednesdays at 20:55
Saturdays at 23:05
Sports Stars Uncovered (New season)
Get intimate with the hottest figures in sport, with a show that’s ready to strip down and reveal all! Amongst those uncovered this month is tennis icon and off-court charmer Rafael Nadal. This clay court master won his debut grand slam in Paris and hasn’t looked back! Also featuring in an evening binge watch is swimming legendMichael Phelps and Hawaiian surfer Carissa Moore.
Tuesday, 1st March from 20:55
Spirit of Sport (New season)
Had a rough week? Well, a Saturday night embracing the Spirit of Sport will cure your blues! Find out how preparations are going for the 2016 Rio Olympics, journey to Portsmouth in the UK to catch up with sailing legend Ben Ainslie, and travel to Sri Lanka with Olympic gold-winning medallistsMissy Franklin and Michael Johnson as they join in the great work being done by the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation.
Saturday, 12th March at 20:55