Women's Sports

Canada beats England 7-5 to win Kitakyushu Sevens rugby

Apr 21, 2019

Canada defeated England 7-5 to win the Kitakyushu Sevens title on Sunday in the lowest scoring final in World Rugby Women's Sevens Series history

Asian soccer candidate files complaint about Kuwaiti sheikh

Apr 18, 2019

A candidate who lost an election to join the FIFA Council this month has filed a formal complaint accusing Olympic powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah of 'threats and manipulation'

Women's wrestling to cap competition at Tokyo Games

Apr 16, 2019

The wrestling tournament at next year's Tokyo Olympics will end with a women's freestyle gold medal match in six of the seven days of competition

Fans, athletes, volunteers will be up early at Tokyo Games

Apr 16, 2019

Next year's Tokyo Olympics could become known as the get-up-early games

US wins skating's World Team Trophy in Japan

Apr 13, 2019

U.S. wins figure skating's World Team Trophy for the fourth time; American Bradie Tennell finishes second to Russian Elizaveta Tuktamysheva in free skate

US takes lead at figure skating's World Team Trophy

Apr 11, 2019

World champion Nathan Chen and Vincent Zhou combined for a 1-2 finish in the men's short program to give the United States the lead on the opening day of figure skating's World Team Trophy

England winger Norton sets try record at Hong Kong Sevens

Apr 5, 2019

England winger Dan Norton became the leading try scorer in the history of the Hong Kong Sevens, helping his team beat Wales 36-19 at the format's most storied competition

Qualifiers kick off in June for Olympic rugby 7s in Tokyo

Apr 2, 2019

Continental qualifiers for the rugby sevens competition at the Tokyo Olympics will kick off in June

Zagitova wins at worlds, Tursynbaeva lands 1st quad jump

Mar 22, 2019

Olympic champion Alina Zagitova won the free skate to capture her first title at the figure skating world championships

Zagitova leads short program at figure skating worlds

Mar 20, 2019

Olympic champion Alina Zagitova produced a season-best score to take the lead after the short program on the opening day of the world figure skating championships