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Another day, another record for Lindsey Vonn in Cortina

The American won a World Cup super-G Sunday for her 11th career victory in Cortina, breaking the resort record of retired Austrian standout Renate Goetschl.


Kristoffersen stuns rivals with 2nd run to take slalom win

Henrik Kristoffersen used a blistering second run to win a men’s World Cup slalom on Sunday for his fifth victory of the season and ninth overall.


Lindsey Vonn breaks record for most World Cup downhill wins with 37

Lindsey Vonn broke Annemarie Moser-Proell’s record for most World Cup downhill victories with her 37th win in skiing’s marquee event.


Streif downhill called off after 30 starters; Fill wins

Overall World Cup leader Aksel Lund Svindal sustained a season-ending knee injury in a dramatic men’s World Cup downhill, which was called off because of poor visibility after three serious …


Kristoffersen completes Norway sweep at Wengen

It was Norway all the way, all weekend at Wengen.


Olympic gold medalist Picabo Street assaults father

Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street has been charged with assault and domestic violence after authorities say she pushed her father down the stairs in a Utah home in December.


Lindsey Vonn, Makaela Shiffrin may be in for robust rivalry this season

Over hot chocolate, Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin recently had their first real heart-to-heart chat.


Lindsey Vonn skips World Cup opener after 10-week injury layoff

Lindsey Vonn will skip Saturday’s first race of the Alpine skiing season as she doesn’t feel confident about the icy conditions on the race hill, 10 weeks after fracturing an …


Anna Fenninger will miss World Cup skiing season after tearing ligaments

Two-time overall champion Anna Fenninger will miss the entire World Cup season after seriously damaging her right knee.


U.S. women begin home World Cup celebrations with L.A. fan rally

Carli Lloyd looked out over the cheering mob of U.S. women’s national soccer team fans and raised an arm in triumph. “It feels great to wake up as a world …


Early criticism of Jill Ellis turns to awe as U.S. reaches World Cup final

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Two weeks ago, Jill Ellis was anything but a genius. As her U.S. team struggled through group play at the Women’s World Cup, the coach was being …


England beats Germany 1-0 in extra time to finish 3rd

EDMONTON, Alberta – Fara Williams scored on a penalty kick in the 108th minute, helping England beat Germany 1-0 on Saturday for third place in the Women’s World Cup. It …


Women’s World Cup: Abby Wambach says she just wants to win her last match

With the title match looming, Abby Wambach isn’t mincing words. “All I care about is winning this World Cup,” she said.


UPDATED: Fri., July 3, 2015

In Women’s World Cup viewership, new generation is older one

A generation of American women who grew up playing sports because of Title IX now makes up the television audience that advertisers covet.


U.S. win draws best men’s or women’s World Cup semi audience

The United States’ win over Germany is the most-watched men’s or women’s World Cup semifinal ever on American television. The 2-0 victory by the second-ranked U.S. over the No. 1 …


Women’s World Cup: Mana Iwabuchi lifts Japan to semis with 1-0 win over Australia

Japanese coach Norio Sasaki couldn’t resist making a joke at Mana Iwabuchi’s expense when explaining his decision to substitute the forward in during the second half against Australia on Saturday. …


U.S. women look to get offense going against China at World Cup

OTTAWA, Ontario – The last time the United States played China in the Women’s World Cup was in the 1999 final at the Rose Bowl, when the Americans won on …


FIFA Women’s World Cup: Megan Rapinoe, Lauren Holiday out for U.S. in quarterfinals

EDMONTON, Alberta – The United States has made it through to the quarterfinals at the Women’s World Cup, but not unscathed. The Americans will have to face China without two …


FIFA Women’s World Cup: Germany eliminates Sweden with 4-1 win

After coasting through the preliminary round of the Women’s World Cup, forwards Anja Mittag and Celia Sasic provided a dominating reminder of why Germany is deserving of its top-rank billing. …


Kaufman: Women’s soccer goes from novelty to must-see

How refreshing that the overriding narrative of the Women’s World Cup is no longer: “Gee, isn’t it great that stadiums are filling up for a women’s sport?” or “Gee, it’s …


A look at the top player in the Women’s World Cup

EDMONTON, Alberta – Now that Alex Morgan has had a start, look to see more of her at the Women’s World Cup. Morgan is one of the most visible players …


FIFA World Cup: U.S. faces Colombia to open knockout round

Upstart Colombia will be the next opponent for the U.S. national team at the Women’s World Cup. The second-ranked U.S. women, who have two World Cup titles, finished atop Group …


UPDATED: Tue., June 16, 2015

Abby Wambach’s goal gives U.S. women a 1-0 win over Nigeria

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Abby Wambach is used to scoring with her head. She’s not sure how she got her latest goal.


US and Sweden play to 0-0 group-stage draw

WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Meghan Klingenberg – not Hope Solo – made the biggest save of the night for the United States. Klingenberg, a diminutive defender, leaped to head a shot …


UPDATED: Fri., June 12, 2015

U.S. women and Sweden play to 0-0 World Cup draw

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Meghan Klingenberg — not Hope Solo — made the biggest save of the night for the United States.


Women’s World Cup roundup

Canada 0, New Zealand 0: Host Canada played to a scoreless tie with New Zealand in a Group A match. In the 31st minute, New Zealand was awarded a penalty …


U.S. women’s national team prepares to face former coach Pia Sundhage

WINNIPEG, Manitoba – On the eve of the match against her former team, Sweden coach Pia Sundhage addressed Hope Solo, Abby Wambach and the challenge of beating the talent-laden United …


U.S. women’s national team prepares to face former coach Pia Sundhage

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — On the eve of the match against her former team, Sweden coach Pia Sundhage addressed Hope Solo, Abby Wambach and the challenge of beating the talent-laden United …


US beats World Cup champion Germany, 2-1, in exhibition game

COLOGNE, Germany — Bobby Wood scored a late goal for the second time in six days to give the United States its first victory at a European soccer power, lifting …


Blatter wins re-election as FIFA president

ZURICH – Sepp Blatter was re-elected as FIFA president for a fifth term on Friday, chosen to lead world soccer despite separate U.S. and Swiss criminal investigations into corruption. The …