Women`s football WC final breaks Twitter record

The Women`s WC final between Japan and US set the record for tweets per second, eclipsing the wedding of Prince William and Kate.

Germany favourite over Japan in quarters

Germany is towering over Japan in the Women`s World Cup quarterfinals with a height advantage nearly as big as the home field advantage.

Sawa hat-trick fires Japan into World Cup quarters

A hat-trick from skipper Homare Sawa and a first half Shinobu Ohno goal booked Japan a quarterfinal berth at the women`s World Cup with a 4-0 win over Mexico on Friday.

Aussie coach regrets missed opportunity

Australian coach Tom Sermanni expressed his regret as his young side narrowly failed to topple footballing superstars Brazil in their women`s World Cup opener.

Colombia face tough women`s WC debut

Colombia face a baptism of fire in their first ever FIFA Women`s World Cup in a tough Group C where they open against European heavyweights Sweden on Tuesday.

England draw 1-1 with Mexico at women`s World Cup

England drew 1-1 with Mexico in their opening Group B match of the women`s World Cup on Monday.

Japan eye top three at Women`s World Cup

Japan captain Homare Sawa says her side are targeting at least a third place finish at the Women`s World Cup in Germany.

Dutch crush India 7-1 and Germany beat New Zealand 2-0

Germany had their work cut out to beat New Zealand 2-0 whereas Olympic and world champions Netherlands crushed India 7-1 on the second day of the women`s World Cup on Monday.