North Korean Women's Soccer Team All Hepped Up On Deer Hormones

The North Korean women's national soccer team has been banned from competition in the 2015 Women's World Cup after five members of the team tested positive for performance enhancing drugs derived from the musk hormones of deer. Musk is a smelly brownish secretion that male deer rub all over trees and other inanimate… » 8/27/11 1:53pm 8/27/11 1:53pm

Japan Defeats US in Nail Biting Shootout

Have you been paying attention to the Women's World Cup? Hope you have a cardiologist on speed dial, because this entire tournament has been a nerve (and heart) destroyer. Here are some highlights from today's seesaw match between the US and Japan. » 7/17/11 5:29pm 7/17/11 5:29pm

What Japan's Women's World Cup Team Means For The Country

Okay, here's a silver lining if the U.S. doesn't win the Women's World Cup finals on Sunday: Japan could use all the happy news it can get after this year's earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster. » 7/15/11 2:18pm 7/15/11 2:18pm

US Women Headed To World Cup Final

Boom. That's the sound of the U.S. women defeating France, 3-1. Check out the highlights. NB: Abby Wambach really is the shit. Actually, they all are. » 7/13/11 2:10pm 7/13/11 2:10pm

The Men Of The Women's World Cup

The "regular" World Cup last year brought a lot of this, amid reports of boob-flashing bans. Here, some of the guys who showed up to cheer the players in the current Women's World Cup in Germany. » 7/12/11 5:26pm 7/12/11 5:26pm

The Many Shades of Soccer Celebration

The US women's soccer team just defeated a favored Brazil to advance to the next round of play in the Women's World Cup in Germany in a nailbiter of a game that was finally resolved with a shootout. » 7/10/11 6:00pm 7/10/11 6:00pm

Meet Marta, The Star Of The Women's World Cup

Marta Vieira da Silva, also known simply as Marta, is probably the Women's World Cup's biggest star. Let's learn a little more about the athlete sometimes called "Pele in a skirt." » 7/05/11 5:00pm 7/05/11 5:00pm

Women's World Cup Thighlight Spectacular


Last year's men's World Cup drew the world's attention to South Africa, but men aren't the only ones who can kick balls and turn heads with their soccer prowess. » 7/04/11 3:30pm 7/04/11 3:30pm

Kick of the Spider Woman

Berlin, June 26: A fan wearing a colourful dress wait for the beginning of the group A match between Germany and Canada at the Women's Soccer World Cup. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn) » 6/26/11 12:00pm 6/26/11 12:00pm

Focused On Fashion At Women's World Cup

[Bielefeld, Germany, August 1. Models displays football inspired fashion prior the FIFA U20 Women's World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Nigeria. Image via AP] » 8/02/10 1:13pm 8/02/10 1:13pm