Tag Archives: women

Director quits after criticizing women pros

The tournament director of the BNP Paribas Open who said women’s pro tennis players “ride on the coattails of the men” resigned tonight, ending his 29-year association with the event….

National team player’s soccer career was kick-started in Kitchener

That’s where it all started for Shelina Zadorsky, a defender for the senior Canadian women’s soccer team that is trying to qualify for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio down…

Tennis stars converge on Australia as the countdown gets under way

While Novak Djokovic has again opted to skip the lead-up events in Australia as he eyes an unprecedented sixth men’s Open crown, the world No.1’s leading rivals will launch their…

Soccer sweethearts earn All-NorCal honors

Napa Valley College’s Bianca Gonzalez and Ramzi Ali had that bond this fall, even though she starred for the women’s team and he stood out for the men’s squad. The…

Women’s soccer named National Champs

Division III National Championship, the first time for Williams and also the first time a women’s NESCAC team has claimed the title. Possibly the best chance for the Bears to…

Obama praises US soccer’s Indian-American chief over World Cup win

US President Barack Obama showered praise on US Soccer Federation’s (USSF) Indian-American President Sunil Gulati as he welcomed the US women’s World Cup-winning champions into the White House on Tuesday….