The WiSP Sports Desk is hosted by Nancy Gillen and Chris Stafford with a roundup of the latest news in women's sport.

This week's stories:

Iran officially suspended by International Judo Federation and could miss Tokyo 2020

Russian doping scandal: 'Russia must expect 2020 Olympics ban’.

Helen Phillips has become the first female President of British Gymnastics.

Rugby league World Cup to offer equal participation fees for men, women’s and wheelchair tournaments

World Rugby backs radical plans for indoor five-a-side 'RugbyX' to be launched in London this month

Kikkan Randall completes New York marathon after successfully recovering from cancer

Alex Morgan pregnant (will she miss Olympics) and Olympic luge champion Natalie Geisenberger also pregnant (means there will be a new women’s luge World Cup winner for first time in 8 years).

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