Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Sharapova, Bouchard into quarterfinals at Australian Open

Andy Murray of Britain celebrates after defeating Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria in their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, early Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — He upset Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, and followed up Sunday by beating the guy who ousted Roger Federer at the Australian Open. Next up for Nick Kyrgios is a quarterfinal against Andy Murray at Melbourne Park.

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Freestylers Flisar, Limbacher win world ski cross titles

KREISCHBERG, Austria (AP) — Slovenian freestyler Filip Flisar won the world ski cross title while Andrea Limbacher of Austria won the women’s gold medal on the final day of the worlds on Sunday.

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Geisenberger leads German 1-2-3 at luge World Cup

WINTERBERG, Germany (AP) — Natalie Geisenberger led a German sweep of the top three positions and further extended her commanding lead in the standings with her seventh luge World Cup win from eight races on Sunday.

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Halep through to Australian Open quarterfinals

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Simona Halep advanced to the Australian Open quarterfinals for the second straight year with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium on Sunday

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Nadal, Fed, Maria: What to watch Monday at Australian Open

Novak Djokovic of Serbia points to his team after winning over Fernando Verdasco of Spain in their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A place in the quarterfinals awaits the victors Monday when the fourth round is completed at the Australian Open and the second week begins in earnest at Melbourne Park.

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