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Zenith Women’s League: MFM Dominates Akure Centre Again – THISDAY Newspapers
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Zenith Women’s League: MFM Dominates Akure Centre Again – THISDAY Newspapers

MFM Basketball players celebrating thir good trun at the Akure Centre of the Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Women Basketball Club of Lagos have breezed through the second phase of the Zenith Bank Women’s Premier League without conceding any defeat in the four matches played at the Akure Centre,…

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Why are American women more successful in tennis than U.S. men? – ESPN
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Why are American women more successful in tennis than U.S. men? – ESPN

9:55 AM ETPeter BodoESPN.com Staff Writer ClosePeter Bodo has been covering tennis for over 35 years, mostly recently for ESPN. He is a former WTA Writer of the Year and the author of numerous books, including the classic “The Courts of Babylon” and the New York Times bestseller (with Pete Sampras), “A Champion’s Mind.”NEW YORK…

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Man City women edge Man Utd in front of 31,000 – The Punch
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Man City women edge Man Utd in front of 31,000 – The Punch

Manchester City’s women got the better of Manchester United with a 1-0 win in the first-ever Manchester derby in the Women’s Super League (WSL) in front of a crowd of over 31,000 at the Etihad on Saturday. The attendance, with tickets at £7 ($8.6) per adult, smashed the previous record for a WSL match in…

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Chelsea Women appoint new club captain ahead of Sunday’s season opener – Chelsea News
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Chelsea Women appoint new club captain ahead of Sunday’s season opener – Chelsea News

Chelsea Women have a new captain, with Magdalena Eriksson set to wear the armband for the 2019/20 campaign.The women’s side start their league campaign on Sunday afternoon against Tottenham Hotspur, with the club announcing that Eriksson would be captaining the side ahead of the fixture. Congratulations to @MagdaEricsson who is the new captain of Chelsea…

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Bezzies: LFC Women special with Leighanne Robe and Kirsty Linnett | ‘Sorry Jamie Carragher!’ – Liverpool FC
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Bezzies: LFC Women special with Leighanne Robe and Kirsty Linnett | ‘Sorry Jamie Carragher!’ – Liverpool FC

Find out why Liverpool FC Loading… Unsubscribe from Liverpool FC? Working… 2.8M Loading… Loading… Working… Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Need to report the video? Sign in to report inappropriate content. Sign in Add translations 8,325 views Like this video? Sign in to…

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Chelsea Women duo nominated for FIFA FIFPro’s World 11 – Chelsea FC
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Chelsea Women duo nominated for FIFA FIFPro’s World 11 – Chelsea FC

Defenders Millie Bright and Maren Mjelde are among the contenders for the FIFA FIFPro’s Women World 11 2019.

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8 countries stay in FIFA race to host 2023 Women’s World Cup – FOXSports.com
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8 countries stay in FIFA race to host 2023 Women’s World Cup – FOXSports.com

ZURICH (AP) — Eight countries have stayed in the bidding contest to host the 2023 Women’s World Cup, with Belgium and Bolivia dropping out. FIFA says it has sent “the updated bidding and hosting documents” to the eight member federations. They must file detailed bid plans for the first 32-team tournament by Dec. 13. The…

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Iran to let women attend ’22 football WC qualifier – The Cambodia Daily
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Iran to let women attend ’22 football WC qualifier – The Cambodia Daily

Tehran: Women fans will be allowed into the stadium for Iran’s next football World Cup qualifier in October, a sports ministry official said on Sunday, ahead of a deadline to allow their attendance.Fifa has been stepping up pressure on Iran to ensure women are allowed to attend qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup, reportedly giving…

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Kenya women swim team wins bronze medal in Africa games 2019 – NTV Kenya

702K Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don’t like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on Aug 25, 2019The national women’s swimming team added to Kenya’s…

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Iran to let women attend football World Cup qualifier – The Punch
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Iran to let women attend football World Cup qualifier – The Punch

Women fans will be allowed into the stadium for Iran’s next football World Cup qualifier in October, a sports ministry official said Sunday, ahead of a deadline to allow their attendance. FIFA has been stepping up pressure on Iran to ensure women are allowed to attend qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup, reportedly giving it…

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US Open: Five Women to Watch – Vanguard
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US Open: Five Women to Watch – Vanguard

Five women to watch at the US Open tennis tournament that begins Monday at Flushing Meadows: – Naomi Osaka – Top-ranked defending champion Osaka, a 21-year-old from Japan, defeated Serena Williams in last year’s US Open final but dubbed the experience “bittersweet” after Williams received a game penalty in a dispute with the umpire and…

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Corinthians Women break world record for wins – ESPN
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Corinthians Women break world record for wins – ESPN

Corinthians Paulista Women have set a new world record after they claimed their 28th consecutive victory in all competitions.The 1-0 success over Sao Jose in the second leg of the Campeonato Brasilerao quarterfinals secured a 5-1 aggregate win and ensured they broke TNS’s three-year record of 27 wins.- ESPN fantasy: Sign up now!Corinthians, the reigning…

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Women to get gender-neutral rugby World Cup from 2021 – Saudi Gazette
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Women to get gender-neutral rugby World Cup from 2021 – Saudi Gazette

LONDON — The Women’s Rugby World Cup in 2017 will be the last to bear that title with World Rugby announcing on Wednesday they are adopting a policy of gender neutrality for their tournaments.In what they say is “a first for a major sporting federation” the 2021 edition of the women’s event in New Zealand…

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Chelsea Women: Roman Abramovich hands Emma Hayes’ team boost with Tel Aviv visit – The Independent
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Chelsea Women: Roman Abramovich hands Emma Hayes’ team boost with Tel Aviv visit – The Independent

Roman Abramovich sprung a surprise visit on Chelsea Women as Emma Hayes’s squad toured Jerusalem’s historic sites. The Chelsea owner met the Blues’ women stars on Monday, talking at length and posing for pictures with the squad. Chelsea Women were facing the Israel national side in Tel Aviv on Tuesday evening, with a 13,000 capacity…

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Montpellier – Barça Women: Another win to end pre-season (0-1) – FC Barcelona
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Montpellier – Barça Women: Another win to end pre-season (0-1) – FC Barcelona

Barça earned another friendly victory thanks to a goal from Oshoala www.fcbarcelona.com 06:26PM Sunday 18 Aug Football 18 Aug 19 Força Barça Força Barça

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