The NWSL Championship headlines this weekend in women’s sports, with the title match taking place in Racing Louisville’s Lynn Family Stadium.
The LPGA season also comes to a close this week, with Nelly Korda and Jin Young Ko fighting it out for the World No. 1 ranking.
Here’s what to watch this weekend in women’s sports:
Saturday, Nov. 20 at 12 p.m. ET on CBS
The Spirit and the Red Stars will face off in the NWSL Championship this weekend after taking out the league’s top-ranked teams in last week’s semifinals. Washington enters the matchup on a hot streak, with Ashley Hatch, Trinity Rodman and Ashley Sanchez spearheading the team’s attack. Chicago, on the other hand, might be missing key performers in Mallory Pugh and Kayla Sharples, who are both in COVID protocol.
Just Women’s Sports will be hosting a preview show hosted by former USWNT members Leslie Osborne and Angela Hucles before the championship game on TikTok LIVE.
Sunday, Nov. 21 at 7:15 a.m. ET on atafootball.com
Arsenal will hope to maintain their undefeated record when they take on Manchester United on Sunday. The Gunners have had a dominant start to the season, while United has notched three wins in seven contests and is fifth in the WSL standings.
Thursday, Nov. 18 at 3-5 p.m. on Golf Channel
Friday, Nov. 19 at 3-5 p.m. on Golf Channel
Saturday, Nov. 20 at 4-7 p.m. Golf Channel
Sunday, Nov. 21 at 1-4 p.m. on NBC Sports
The LPGA Tour ends its season this weekend with the world’s best golfers descending upon Naples, Florida, for the CME Group Tour Championship. Nelly Korda and Jin Young Ko will go head-to-head for a final time after a year of taking turns as the World No. 1.
Friday, Nov. 19 at 12 p.m. ET on ESPN+
Maryland and Liberty will play for a spot in the D1 field hockey championship on Friday in the NCAA tournament’s semifinals. Liberty enters the matchup after taking out No. 1 Rutgers, while Maryland is coming off a 2-1 win over Syracuse.
Friday, Nov. 19 at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN+
In the weekend’s second semifinal match, Northwestern will go head-to-head against Harvard on Friday. Northwestern bounced No. 2 Iowa from the tournament’s quarterfinal in their previous game, while Harvard shut out No. 3 Michigan to advance in the championship.