- Chand aims to qualify for Rio Olympics after CAS verdict Updated: Jul-28-15 4:26 am
NEW DELHI - Indian sprinter Dutee Chand will aim to qualify for next year's Olympic Games after the Court of Arbitration for Sport's decision to suspend IAAF rules that could have blocked women with high levels of male hormones from competing in Rio de Janeiro.
- Cardinals name woman to training camp coach position Updated: Jul-27-15 10:47 pm
TEMPE, Arizona - The Arizona Cardinals have hired Jen Welter to coach inside linebackers through their upcoming training camp and preseason.
- Olson named assistant women's basketball coach at Henderson Updated: Jul-27-15 7:56 pm
ARKADELPHIA, Arkansas - Trevor Olson has been named the top assistant coach for the Henderson State women's basketball team.
- US plays Aruba or St Vincent in World Cup qualifying opener Updated: Jul-27-15 5:55 pm
ST. LOUIS - The United States will host Aruba or St. Vincent and the Grenadines at St. Louis on Nov. 13 in the Americans' opening qualifier for the 2018 World Cup.
- Shannon Boxx and Lauren Holiday to retire after victory tour Updated: Jul-27-15 5:55 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - U.S. soccer formally announced that midfielders Shannon Boxx and Lauren Holiday will retire from the U.S. national team following a victory tour to celebrate the Women's World Cup title.
- Sky trade Sylvia Fowles to Lynx as part of 3-team deal Updated: Jul-27-15 5:50 pm
Sylvia Fowles only wanted to play for one team this season - the Minnesota Lynx. The Chicago Sky finally were able to make it happen.
- CAS blocks rules on women athletes with high male hormones Updated: Jul-27-15 5:29 pm
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - In a victory for individual athletes over governing bodies, sport's highest court has suspended IAAF rules governing women who have high levels of male hormones.
- Russia's synchro dynasty faces new wave of rivalries Updated: Jul-27-15 3:47 pm
KAZAN, Russia - For years they've been the queens of the pool, but now Russia's synchronized swimming stars are having to get used to something new - a fight for the gold.
- California surfer wins 10K open water world title at Kazan Updated: Jul-27-15 2:23 pm
KAZAN, Russia - After biding his time, Jordan Wilimovsky made a clean break from the collection of thrashing arms and legs. He surged into the lead and was on his way to Rio de Janeiro.
- Rutgers guard Natalie Parsons transferring to Utah school Updated: Jul-27-15 12:45 pm
NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey - Guard Natalie Parsons is leaving Rutgers to play for a school in her home state of Utah.
- Oklahoma's Chamberlain named Big 12 Female Athlete of Year Updated: Jul-27-15 12:26 pm
NORMAN, Oklahoma - University of Oklahoma softball player Lauren Chamberlain has been named the Big 12 Female Athlete of the Year.
- 19-year-old takes up harness racing Updated: Jul-27-15 11:05 am
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Sierra Graham says she is always one of the youngest drivers - if not the youngest - when she takes the reins in harness horse racing.
- Olympic skicross racer banned in doping rule case Updated: Jul-27-15 11:00 am
BERN, Switzerland - Two-time Olympic skicross racer Sanna Luedi of Switzerland has been banned from competing for one year after breaking anti-doping rules.
- Man killed by shark while diving off Australian coast Updated: Jul-27-15 9:10 am
HOBART, Australia - A woman watched her father being mauled to death by a large shark on Saturday while the pair were diving off the Australian island state of Tasmania, police said.
- Second half of WNBA season set to get under way Updated: Jul-27-15 2:24 am
UNCASVILLE, Connecticut - With All-Star weekend finished, the WNBA turns its attention to the second half of the season.
- Cambage ruled out of Australia squad after skipping camp Updated: Jul-26-15 11:18 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia - Liz Cambage has been ruled out Australia's squad for games against Japan and the Oceania Olympic qualifying series against New Zealand after skipping a training camp to attend a music festival.
- 25,000 take part in San Francisco Marathon Updated: Jul-26-15 10:37 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Twenty-five thousand runners have swarmed across the foggy Golden Gate Bridge in the 38th running of the San Francisco Marathon.
- World Cup hero Carli Lloyd rips, scores on former NWSL team Updated: Jul-26-15 10:35 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - Carli Lloyd, the World Cup final hero for the U.S. women's team, had sharp criticism for her former NWSL team that didn't abate after she scored the winner over the weekend.
- With tournament title secured, US sweeps China Updated: Jul-26-15 9:57 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - With the FIVB World Grand Prix Finals championship already secured, the United States added a three-set victory over China on Sunday to cap the tournament.
- US women win 6th straight under-19 world basketball title Updated: Jul-26-15 8:43 pm
CHEKHOV, Russia - South Carolina's A'ja Wilson led the U.S. to its record sixth straight women's under-19 world basketball title and seventh overall, scoring 30 points in the Americans' 78-70 victory over Russia on Sunday night in the championship game.
- Lexi Thompson rallies to win Meijer LPGA Classic in Michigan Updated: Jul-26-15 5:39 pm
BELMONT, Michigan - Lexi Thompson made sure she didn't beat herself - and ended up defeating everyone else.
- The Latest: Tour chief: Flat stage key in battle of climbers Updated: Jul-26-15 4:45 pm
PARIS - The Latest from the Tour de France (all times local):
- Australia's Rebecca Artis wins Ladies Scottish Open Updated: Jul-26-15 4:17 pm
TROON, Scotland - Australia's Rebecca Artis rallied to win the Ladies Scottish Open, shooting a 6-under 66 on Sunday in windy and rainy conditions for a two-stroke victory over Norway's Suzann Pettersen.
- Chris Froome wins 2nd Tour de France Updated: Jul-26-15 4:06 pm
PARIS - All for one, one for all, and all bathed in yellow.
- Stosur beats Knapp in 3 sets to win Gastein Ladies Updated: Jul-26-15 12:30 pm
BAD GASTEIN, Austria - Samantha Stosur rallied to defeat third-seeded Karin Knapp of Italy 3-6, 7-6 (3), 6-2 in the final of the Gastein Ladies on Sunday.