Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Tadesee wins Kentucky Derby Marathon

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Birhanu Tadesee won the Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon on Saturday in 2 hours, 17 minutes, 54 seconds.

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Poland and Spain split points for 1-1 in Fed Cup

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Agnieszka Radwanska beat Silvia Soler-Espinosa to give Poland the first point of its Fed Cup World Group playoff against Spain on Saturday, only for sister Urszula Radwanska to surrender a one-set lead and lose to Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor.

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Czech Republic leads Italy 1-0 in Fed Cup semis

Italy's Sara Errani returns a ball to Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova during the Fed Cup semifinals in Ostrava, Czech Republic, Saturday, April 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — The Czech Republic took a commanding 2-0 lead over defending champion Italy in their Fed Cup semifinal Saturday after Lucie Safarova and Petra Kvitova won the opening singles matches in straight sets.

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Oklahoma, Georgia, LSU advance in NCAA gymnastics

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Oklahoma, Georgia and LSU advanced to the Super Six of the NCAA women’s gymnastics championships.

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NBA plans expanded programs with military

NEW YORK (AP) — Army graduate Mike Krzyzewski will lead a U.S. national team practice at his alma mater, and the U.S. women will train at the Naval Academy as part of an increased partnership among the NBA, USA Basketball and the Department of Defense.

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