Andrea Whitcombe picks up important Olympic qualifying points with a 16th place finish in Richards Bay. After a disappointing swim, she spent most of the bike in the chase pack unable to bridge the gap to the leaders. Whitcombe moves up one spot to number 24 in the world rankings.
Jee Young Lee climbed to the top of the leaderboard during the third round of the Michelob Ultra Open, after matching the tournament record of 8- under par 63. Jee carded 8 birdies on the day and sits at 11- under par while Sarah Lee trails by one
Lauren Jackson scored 17 points and pulled in a game high 13 rebounds to lead Spartak Moscow to victory over CSKA Samara in the fifth and final game of the Russian Superleague Grand Final series overnight, 88-72.
Swiss legend Karin Jaggi (F2 / North) shows no mercy, winning an incredible 9 out of 10 races in the womens event. Sarah Hebert (Starboard / Naish) steals second place from Ayako Suzuki (Starboard / Gaastra) who claimed third position. photo PWA
Two brother and sister pairings lead the double-handed classes at the end of the first day. In the Mirror class, William and Hannah Parkinson scored two race wins and a third to put them in the lead by one point. photo onEdition
Fifth seed Samantha Teran pulled off a notable upset in the quarter-finals of the Womens Texas Open Squash Championship in Dallas when she upset Englands third seed Dominique Lloyd-Walter in straight games
The Alabama Renegades womens football team won their first home game of the 2007 season this past Saturday, 21-7 over the visiting Nashville Dream. The Renegades are 1-2 and have a bye week before traveling to Dallas on May 19.
2007 Women’s 17 European Championship
The 2007 Women’s 17 European Championship will take place in Slovakia from 29 June to 8 July 2007. The final tournament will be played in the
Sibamac Arena NTC and SH Pasienky in Bratislava.
Anna Ivanovic def Vakulenko after she had to retire due to a right forearm injury. The last berth is yet to be decided after the match had to be postponed, Kuznetsova leads the third set 3-2 against World N0 1 Justine Henin.
Bartoli and Morigami meet each other in The Prague Open Final. Bartoli def Kakopalova 6-3 6-2, while Morigamis match came to a close early with her opponent Azarenka of Bulgaria retiring due to a right hip strain
FORT LAUDERDALE – Emilie Heymans of St-Lambert, Que., Roseline Filion of Laval, Que., were second and third respectively in the women’s 10-metre tower second semifinal heat on Thursday to advance to the final at the U.S. Grand Prix diving competition. photo Diving Canada