Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Azarenka to face Safarova in Qatar Open final

Venus Willams of the U.S. returns the ball to Victoria Azarenka of Belarus during the semifinal of the WTA Qatar Ladies Open in Doha, Qatar, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Osama Faisal)

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Victoria Azarenka reached the final of the Qatar Open on Friday after recovering from one set down to beat Venus Williams.

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Women’s World Cup super-G canceled in foggy Bansko

Tina Maze, of Slovenia, left, and Lindsey Vonn, of the United States, ski prior to the start of an alpine ski, women's World Cup super-G event, in Bansko, Bulgaria, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Pier Marco Tacca)

BANSKO, Bulgaria (AP) — The women’s World Cup super-G has been canceled because of fog.

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Lewis leads LPGA Thailand by 3 after round 2

CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) — Stacy Lewis shot an unblemished round of 8-under-par 64 for a three-shot advantage over Amy Yang after the second round of the LPGA Thailand on Friday.

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No. 1 Kentucky meets No. 18 Arkansas in Lexington

Kentucky forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) looks for an opening to shoot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Mississippi State, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Starkville, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

A few things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball this week:

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Top-seeded Maria Sharapova reaches Mexico Open semifinals

Maria Sharapova of Russia serves the ball to Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia during a Mexican Tennis Open quarterfinal match in Acapulco, Mexico, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)

ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — Top-seeded Maria Sharapova of Russia beat Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia 6-1, 4-6, 6-2 on Thursday night to reach the Mexico Open semifinals.

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