• Japan enjoys 3 more wins at speedskating World Cup

    HEERENVEEN, Netherlands (AP) — Japan continued to dominate the opening World Cup with three more women’s victories on Saturday while the favored Netherlands was remained shut out of the gold medals after two of three days of speedskating.

  • Vandeweghe gives US early lead in Fed Cup final vs Belarus

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — CoCo Vandeweghe gave the United States a 1-0 lead in the Fed Cup final against Belarus on Saturday with the Americans looking to break a 17-year championship drought.

  • Medvedeva wins NHK Trophy to secure Grand Prix berth

    OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Two-time world champion Evgenia Medvedeva overcame an early fall to win the NHK Trophy on Saturday and secure a place in the International Skating Union’s Grand Prix Final.

  • Shanshan Feng wins Blue Bay LPGA by 1 stroke

    HAINAN, China (AP) — Shanshan Feng shot a 2-under 70 in the final round to win the Blue Bay LPGA by one stroke.

  • Shiffrin leads World Cup slalom after 1st run

    LEVI, Finland (AP) — Slovakian skier Petra Vlhova beat Olympic and world champion Mikaela Shiffrin to win the first women’s World Cup slalom of the season on Saturday.