Home News Product Reviews Health & Fitness Features Healthy Eating

Women sport news

Women sport news - We will be ready
After a quadruple winning season with Arsenal, Anita Asante knows how important the squad’s continued strength and fitness will be when the England Women’s team travel to the World Cup in China in August.
Women sport news - July training squad named
Just two months before their first game of the 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup at the Shanghai Hongkou Football Stadium against Japan, England will be meeting for their last training camp on home soil at Bisham Abbey between 9-13 July.
Women sport news - World N0 1 Ochoa takes Wegmans Title
World N0 1 Lorena Ochoa entered the sudden death playoff against In Kyung Kim at the Wegmans LPGA with a 0-4 playoff record, but used a par on the second playoff hole to take home her twelth career title. Ochoa carded a 69-71-67-72=280 (-8) during regulation
Women sport news - England’s Rachel Jennings and Anna Scott head for Ireland
Rachel Jennings and Anna Scott will represent England in the Irish Open Strokeplay Championship at Clandeboye Golf Club, Newtownards, on June 30 and July 1.
25. June Basketball1335

USA/FRA - U21 women claim sweep of French squad

Despite spotting France a 16-0 run in the third quarter, the USA Basketball Women’s U21 World Championship Team (3-0) completed its three-game sweep of the French U21 World Championship Team with a 71-57 victory Thursday night in La Garde, France.
25. June Basketball1628

Canada - Final roster for FIBA U21 World Championship Women in Moscow

Canada's team includes two players who were part of the National Elite Development Academy program in Hamilton this past year, forward Krysten Boogaard and guard Kalisha Keane.
25. June Surfing1226

World’s Top Tandem Surfing Teams Return to Waikiki in August

The world’s best tandem surfing teams will return to the sport’s birthplace of Waikiki, August 23-25, to pair up on the waves for the World Title of Tandem Surfing, presented by Tsunami’s Waikiki
25. June Snowboarding1196

Shaw Wins Revolution Tour HP Titles

The final stop of the 2007 Chevrolet Revolution Tour opened Thursday Kelly Marren (Hillsborough, CA) captured halfpipe victories at Windells. Earning the overall halfpipe title for the five-stop series was U.S. Snowboarding Junior World Championships snowboardcross bronze medalist Brooke Shaw (Stratton Mountain, VT); She had two victories from the Tour this season.
25. June Other Sports1362


The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have accepted that the number of bronze medals to be awarded in taekwondo at the Olympic Games will be increased to two starting with next year’s Olympic Games in the Chinese capital of Beijing.
25. June Triathlon1248

Pan American Junior Champs

In the women’s field, Canadians Paula Findlay and Alexandra Coates thrilled the home crowds with a gold-silver finish.
25. June Triathlon1371

Moffatt wins first World Cup gold

In the last race to ever be held in the capital city, Emma Moffatt of Australia has just won the 2007 Edmonton BG Triathlon World Cup in a time of 1 hour 57 minutes and 52 seconds for the first world cup win of her career. photo Delly Carr ITU Media
25. June Paralympic sports1368

IPC and VANOC Conduct Productive Workshop

From 18 to 21 June, two Paralympic Games Knowledge Workshops and an official Project Review were held between the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC).
23. June Tennis1264

Justine fights on to win in Eastbourne

World No 1 Justine Henin fought all the way in a match that lasted over 2 and a half hours to defeat Amelie Mauresmo in three sets. Both women had a great tournament to start their Wimbledon campaign next week. Defending Champion Amelie Mauresmo won't be giving her crown up without another fight.
23. June Golf1303

Mi Hyan Kim leads Wegmans LPGA

After 36 holes at the Wegmans LPGA, 72 players will tee off in the third round. Leading the pack are Mi Hyun Kim, and rookie In Kyung Kim at 7- under par and two strokes in front of Angela Stanford who is holding her own at 5 under par
22. June Netball1486

Young defender called up to Australian 21 & Under Team

Allied Pickford Melbourne Kestrels’ defender Amy Steel comes into the Australian 21 & Under line-up for their closed session matches against national senior teams from Jamaica and England next month in Melbourne.
22. June Volleyball1984

U.S. Women's National Volleyball Team Rallies Against Argentina

The U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team overcame a slow start and finished strong to defeat Argentina 17-25, 25-20, 25-23, 25-16 on the opening day of the Sixth Pan American Cup on June 21 in Colima, Mexico. photo US Volleyball
22. June Beach Volleyball1489


Defending Henkel Grand Chelem women’s champions Juliana Felisberta Silva and Larissa Franca won their ninth-straight SWATCH-FIVB World Tour match on the Champs de Mars sand courts behind the Eiffel Tower here Thursday morning,
22. June Beach Volleyball2079


On a day when Brazilians Juliana Felisberta Silva and Larissa Franca surpassed the US$1-million mark in international Beach Volleyball earnings.
22. June Handball1397

2008 Women's European Championship Qualification

Preview of the draw for the 2008 Women's European Championship Qualification, which will take place on 6 July 2007 at 16:45 in Bratislava, Slovakia
22. June Tennis1376

It's a Top seeded Final in Eastbourne

World No 1 Justine Henin def Marion Bartoli in straight sets to meet up with N0 2 seed Amelie Mauresmo in the Eastbourne Final
22. June Tennis1584

Jelena Jankovic into Ordina Final

Jelena Jankovic was pushed to a third set tie-break but managed to hold off Dinara Safina to reach the Ordina Open final. She faces Anna Chakvetadze for the Tier III title Saturday.
22. June Golf1228

Play is underway at Wegmans LPGA

First Round play at the Wegmans LPGA is underway after a weather delay that lasted 2 hours and 7 minutes. Kristie Kerr is leading 6 under par 66
22. June Golf1623

Sue Dye wins English seniors’ strokeplay championship

Cheshire’s Sue Dye won the Senior Ladies’ English Strokeplay Championship by five shots at Northumberland Golf Club.
22. June Basketball1396

USA - U21 women overtake French in fourth quarter for 81-68 win

ANTIBES (FIBA U21 World Championship for Women) – It took nearly all four quarters, but in the end the 2007 USA Basketball Women’s U21 World Championship Team (2-0) upped its exhibition record against France (0-2) to 2-0 after pulling away in the final stanza to earn a hard-fought 81-68 win on Tuesday night in Antibes, France. photo FIBA
22. June Surfing1434


Cool, Quirky, Coveted Surf Items Worth over $250,000 Set For Hawaii's Vintage Surf Auction "Jaws", Duke and a Decade of Surfboards Go Under the Hammer July 21, 2007
22. June Swimming2375


Ontario brings home the Gold! For the first time in 20 years an Ontario 15-yrs-old-and-under synchronized swimming team took FIRST place at the Canadian Espoir National Championships.
22. June Swimming1599


A squad of British swimmers has been selected to compete at the World University Games in Thailand.
22. June Waterpolo1201


Britain's women's water polo team took on tournament favourites France last night at the European B Championships and took a well-earned draw in Prague.
22. June Waterpolo1358


Britain's women's water polo squad are through to the semi finals of the European B Championships in Prague after a hard fought win against Slovakia in their final group match.
22. June Other Sports1510

The Draw for the World Championships in Artistic Gymnastics in Stuttgart

The Draw for the World Championships in Artistic Gymnastics in Stuttgart (GER) was held on Wednesday, 20th June 2007 at the renowned Hans-Martin Schleyer Halle in Stuttgart, the host of this most important event for the year, which will also serve as Olympic Qualifications for Beijing 2008 and will be held in the week 1st-9th September.
« 1 2 3 4 ... 679 680 681 682 683 ... 713 714 715 716 »