Members of Oxford's women's boat race team with their boat
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Women's and Men's Boat Races take place on same day

The boat race on Saturday is the first time the women will race on the same day and the same course as the men.

It is nearly 90 years since the first women's Cambridge versus Oxford University Boat Race and now they have equal television coverage and funding from sponsors.

Nina Warhurst reports.

  • 10 Apr 2015
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