• Tennis: Japan's Date has no immediate plans to coach
    Reuters26 minutes ago

    Tennis: Japan's Date has no immediate plans to coach

    Japan's Kimiko Date has no immediate plans to turn to tennis coaching but is keen to contribute in some other way to the sport she quit last month, the 46-year-old said. The former world number four retired for good after her first round loss in the Japan Women's Open two weeks before her 47th

  • Muguruza beats Puig to reach Pan Pacific quarterfinals
    The Associated Press42 minutes ago

    Muguruza beats Puig to reach Pan Pacific quarterfinals

    Garbine Muguruza began her reign as No. 1 with a 6-4, 6-0 win over Monica Puig on Wednesday, earning a spot in the quarterfinals of the Pan Pacific Open. Playing in her first tournament since earning the WTA's top ranking, the Wimbledon champion broke Puig to go up 5-0 in the second set and then

  • South Korea's Moon says pushing to guarantee safety at Pyeongchang Olympics
    Reuters

    South Korea's Moon says pushing to guarantee safety at Pyeongchang Olympics

    By Christine Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday the country is pushing to ensure security at next year's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics amid rising tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons programs. In a meeting with International Olympic Committee

  • South Korea's Moon says pushing to guarantee safety at Pyeongchang Olympics
    Reuters

    South Korea's Moon says pushing to guarantee safety at Pyeongchang Olympics

    South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday the country is pushing to ensure security at the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympic Games amid the escalating standoff over North Korea's nuclear weapons programs. During a meeting in New York with International Olympic Committee President Thomas