Tag Archives: women

Connie among 2014 CCU athletics Hall of Fame

Also selected are Thigpen’s four-year teammate, kicker Josh Hoke, founding and longtime women’s cross country and track & field coach Alan Connie, and track standouts Diana Jepchirchir Mendes and Thomas…

WTA awards for Serena Williams and Sonia Halep

Serena Williams has been named as the WTA Player of the Year for the fifth time whilst Sonia Halep won the Most Improved Player award. She won 78 of her…

Women tell the NFL: Go bag the bag ban

The NFL thought it had problems with the players union, a boring preseason and head injuries. Now it’s spawned an angry mob made up of half the population of the…

India gears up for new million-dollar badminton event

Badminton takes a leap into the unknown tomorrow, when a new franchise-based team event with innovative rules aimed at drawing bigger crowds opens in India. The million-dollar Indian Badminton League…

Men to play in Toronto to give fans at women’s tennis tourney more bang for their buck

To Tennis Canada, it’s just pragmatism and sensible business. The proud women’s tennis tour, particularly in a year in which the achievements of pioneers like Billie Jean King have been…

Park takes aim at Open Championship glory

Golf’s wait for a genuine ”Grand Slam” (winning all four majors in a calendar year) could soon be over as the dominant force that is Inbee Park takes aim at…