LEVI, Finland – Tina Maze of Slovenia won the women’s World Cup slalom opener Saturday with an overall time of 1 minute, 55.15 seconds while defending Olympic champion Mikaela Shiffrin came 11th and said she had “lessons to learn.” 440 more words
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TORONTO – Lawyers representing players opposed to the use of artificial turf at the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Canada have asked the Human Rights of Tribunal of Ontario to reconsider its denial of an expedited hearing. 257 more words
TORONTO – FIFA has launched the latest salvo in defence of artificial turf at the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Canada.
In an article on FIFA.com, FIFA consultant Eric Harrison says artificial turf is a “credible alternative” to natural turf. 813 more words
TORONTO – Whatever happens at the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Canada, the 2019 tournament will be played on natural grass.
Spokesman for the French Football Federation and the Korea Football Association confirmed to The Canadian Press their choice of a natural surface. 441 more words