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Wozniacki outlasts erratic Sharapova in WTA Finals

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Edgar Su 1 of 4. Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark celebrates her win over Maria Sharapova of Russia during their WTA Finals singles tennis match at the Singapore Indoor Stadium October 21, 2014.

Navratilova unhappy with ITF silence on Williams slur

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Mike Segar Serena Williams of the U.S. holds her trophy while flanked by tennis greats Martina Navratilova (L) and Chris Evert after Williams defeated Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in their women's singles finals match at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, September 7, 2014.

Serena slams Russian chief for 'sexist' slur

sports.yahoo.com — By Patrick Johnston SINGAPORE (Reuters) - World number one Serena Williams slammed Shamil Tarpishchev for using "extremely sexist, racist and bullying" comments after the Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) president described her and sister Venus as the "Williams brothers".

Serena slams Russian chief for 'sexist' slur

chicagotribune.com — SINGAPORE - Top-ranked Serena Williams slammed Shamil Tarpishchev for using "extremely sexist, racist and bullying" comments after the Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) president described her and sister Venus as the "Williams brothers." The WTA took swift action and fined Tarpishchev $25,000 and disqualified him from working in an organizational capacity for a year Saturday after he made the comments on Russian State Television on Friday.

Serena slams 'sexist' slur by Russian federation chief

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Jason Lee Serena Williams of the U.S. answers a question at a news conference at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing, October 3, 2014. The WTA took swift action and fined Tarpishchev $25,000 and disqualified him from working in an organizational capacity for a year on Saturday after he made the comments on Russian State Television on Friday.

Serena leads ailing women to Singapore for WTA Finals

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Petar Kujundzic Serena Williams of the U.S. returns the ball during her women's singles match against Silvia Soler-Espinosa of Spain at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing September 29, 2014. World number one Serena Williams headlines the event, but there are concerns about her fitness after the 33-year-old American quit the Beijing tournament earlier this month because of knee pain.

Williams gets kind draw for WTA Finals defense

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Jason Lee Serena Williams of the U.S. answers a question at a news conference at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing, October 3, 2014. Williams was pooled in the Red Group on Saturday for the WTA's season ending event alongside Romanian Simona Halep, Canada's Eugenie Bouchard and Serbia's Ana Ivanovic who have managed only one career victory among them against the 18-times grand slam singles champion.

Singapore shift events to protect pitch for Suzuki Cup

uk.reuters.com — SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Proprietors of Singapore's much-maligned National Stadium have bumped a concert in an attempt to assure concerned organisers that they will have a pitch up to the standards for next month's Suzuki Cup. Taiwanese pop star Jay Chou's Nov. 8 performance will be moved to a week after the conclusion of the Nov.

Editorial: Hells Angels, other Canadian bikers, should go terrorize ISIS

blogs.theprovince.com — Islamic State terrorists, who claim not to be too worried that the combined air forces of the West plan to blast them to Kingdom Come, now face a new threat that they had better take seriously - pissed-off Dutch bikers.

Ailing Neymar scores all four as Brazil rout Japan

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Edgar Su 1 of 4. Brazil's Neymar (10) celebrates after his fourth goal against Japan during their friendly soccer match at the national stadium in Singapore October 14, 2014. The Brazilian skipper took his impressive tally to 40 goals in 58 matches after his strikes against a shabby Japanese side on a patchy National Stadium pitch deemed "far short of international standards" by Singapore's Football Association.
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Exclusive: #Nepal FA chiefs ask FIFA to investigate own president - another messy incident in Asian football reut.rs/1wc3LSt

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