Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Kirilenko rallies to make Korea Open quarterfinals

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Maria Kirilenko took another step in her comeback from injury by beating third-seeded Klara Koukalova of the Czech Republic 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-0 Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Korea Open.

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Defending champ Biles leads US world team

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Simone Biles is ready to make a run at history.

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Report: NFL racial hiring up, women hires lagging

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The NFL set an all-time high for its racial hiring practices, yet continues to struggle with diversity in gender hiring at the team level.

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Kyrinis, Higgins reach US Senior Women’s Am final

DEAL, N.J. (AP) — Joan Higgins and Canada’s Judith Kyrinis advanced to the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur final, winning two matches Wednesday at Hollywood Golf Club.

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NKorean Olympic gymnast banned for age cheating

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A North Korean female gymnast on Wednesday was banned and stripped of all her results since 2006 in a case of age cheating.

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