Ep. #9 A Glimpse Inside the Global Women's Basketball Experience
In Ep. #9 of The Business Case For Women's Sports, Caroline talks with Tully Bevilaqua, a former WNBA player, an Australian Olympic silver medalist, and a member of the Western Australia Basketball Hall of Fame.
Tully began her basketball career playing in the WNBL, and came to the US in 1998 to play in the WNBA for the Cleveland Rockers. Tully went on to play in the league for 14 seasons with 5 different teams, including the Seattle Storm, where she won the 2004 WNBA Championship. Outside of the WNBA, Tully spent many seasons playing professional basketball in Australia, Hungary, Germany and Brazil.
In the episode, Tully talks about her experiences playing professional basketball around the world, and how perception, compensation, and opportunities have changed across the global women's basketball industry over the years.