Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Djokovic, Federer, Nadal headline field for Indian Wells

Novak Djokovic of Serbia stretches out for a return to Milos Raonic of Canada during their quarterfinal match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Defending champion Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal headline the field for the BNP Paribas Open in March, giving the tournament the top three men’s players in the world during its 40th anniversary in the Southern California desert.

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Stokes triple-double leads Huskies over East Carolina 87-32

Connecticut’s Breanna Stewart, right, blocks a shot attempt by East Carolina’s I'Tiana Taylor as Connecticut's Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, left, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Kiah Stokes put up the fourth triple-double in UConn history to help the Huskies to an 87-32 rout of East Carolina on Wednesday night.

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Police: Bar fight might have involved Kentucky players

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Authorities were investigating a weekend bar fight in which an Eastern Kentucky student was injured and that possibly involved football players from that school and the University of Kentucky, police said Wednesday.

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Korda, Lewis, Munoz tied for lead at LPGA season opener

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Jessica Korda pulled a hand warmer out of each jacket pocket, showing just how cold she was during the opening round of the LPGA opener.

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No. 6 Lady Vols seeking rare road victory over top-10 foe

Tennessee coach Holly Warlick pounds the floor in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Georgia, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Knoxville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Patrick Murphy-Racey)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Lady Vols are seeking a rare road win over an elite team, looking to end a seven-year skid.

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