Iran Gets Mixed Reviews for Letting Women Attend World Cup Telecast

An Iranian campaigner for women's access to men's sporting events in Iran says she is unimpressed by authorities allowing women into a Tehran stadium to watch a telecast of Iran's latest World Cup match. Iranian officials opened the gates of Tehran's Azadi football stadium to women as well as men Wednesday for a live, big-screen broadcast of the Iranian men's team facing Spain in Kazan, Russia. Thousands of people attended the screening of the first-round match, which Spain won 1-0.

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