Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Bergsma wins men’s 5,000 race at speedskating World Cup meet

HAMAR, Norway (AP) — Jorrit Bergsma beat fellow Dutchman Douwe de Vries to win the men’s 5,000-meter race at a speedskating World Cup event Saturday.

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Iraschko-Stolz wins 3rd straight women’s WCup ski jump event

HINZENBACH, Austria (AP) — Austrian ski jumper Daniela Iraschko-Stolz won her third straight women’s World Cup event to extend her lead in the overall standings on Saturday.

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Tuktamysheva wins gold at European figure skating champs

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Elizaveta Tuktamysheva won gold at the European Figure Skating Championships, heading a Russian sweep of the medals in the women’s event.

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AUSTRALIAN OPEN SCENE: Sharapova doesn’t dream tennis

Serena Williams of the U.S. holds the trophy after defeating Maria Sharapova of Russia in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams had nothing but love for the fans at Rod Laver Arena after winning her 19th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open on Saturday.

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Serena Williams wins 1st set of Australian Open final

Serena Williams of the U.S. celebrates after defeating Maria Sharapova of Russia in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams won her 19th Grand Slam title and continued her unbeaten run in six Australian Open finals by extending her decade-long domination of Maria Sharapova.

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