Women's Sports

IOC head Bach says he has "sympathy" for Caster Semenya

May 4, 2019

IOC President Thomas Bach said Saturday he has "a lot of sympathy" for Caster Semenya after the South African runner lost her Court of Arbitration for Sport appeal in a landmark case against track and field's governing body

So Yeon Ryu takes 1-stroke lead at difficult Lake Merced

May 4, 2019

So Yeon Ryu shot a 2-under 70 on Friday afternoon at difficult Lake Merced to take a one-stroke lead over follow South Korean player Sei Young Kim and American Ryann O'Toole in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship

Van Dam, Ryu, Ji share LPGA Tour lead at Lake Merced

May 3, 2019

Long-hitting Anne van Dam of the Netherlands two-putted for birdie on the par-5 18th for a 5-under 67 and a share of the first-round lead with South Koreans So Yeon Ryu and Eun-Hee Ji in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship

Semenya case: A clash over ensuring an even playing field

May 2, 2019

The sports world is dealing with an issue that goes well beyond the fate of Olympic runner Caster Semenya: How to eliminate discrimination while ensuring that competitions are fair.

More than 200 top female hockey players announce they will not play professionally in North America next season

May 2, 2019

More than 200 top female hockey players announce they will not play professionally in North America next season

Ex-Matildas coach Stajcic signs 3-year deal at Mariners

May 1, 2019

Ex-Matildas coach Alen Stajcic has been appointed head coach of the Central Coast Mariners in Australia's A-League less than four months after being fired from the top job with the national women's team

Big worry for college scandal suspects: Their co-defendants

May 1, 2019

The growing number of defendants cooperating with prosecutors in the college admissions bribery case could cause problems for parents and coaches still fighting the charges

Woods uses leaderboard to interpret Augusta roars

Apr 30, 2019

Golf notes: Tiger uses leaderboards to interpret roars at Augusta; Washington to get Wells Fargo in 2021

Wimbledon targets using serve clock at 2020 tournament

Apr 30, 2019

Wimbledon is "highly likely" at the 2020 tournament to introduce a serve clock for players that debuted in Grand Slams at last year's US Open

NCAA announces 5-year strategy for women's basketball

Apr 30, 2019

The NCAA has announced a five-year strategy providing guidelines for decision making across all three divisions, the first time the NCAA has come up with a cross-divisional plan for a single sport

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