Charissa Thompson

The latest edition of HBO's Real Sports tackles the issue of challenges that female sports reporters encounter. Although more and more women have joined the ranks of sports media in the past four decades, struggles remain. HBO says its report will examine how "many female reporters wage a daily battle against being pushed to exploit their femininity, while at the same time having their credibility questioned by sports fans ... "

Here's a clip featuring Charissa Thompson of Fox Sports in the episode that premieres Tuesday at 11 p.m. ET/PT:

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