In Pakistan’s patriarchal society, female footballers aren’t widely accepted. Attempts to modernize are often met with protest – and sometimes violence on the part of the Taliban. However, those working towards reform, including members of the nation’s growing music community, feel that the reward is worth the risk.
Mixed martial arts, or cage fighting, has established itself as a popular televised sport. Now, its amateur scene is quickly growing in popularity among working professionals. On any given day, the Troxy in London's East End might play host to a music artist, business conference or even a wedding.