Sports

Watch Canadians compete at the Summer Universiade

Watch action from the 29th Summer Universiade in Taipei City, Taiwan.

 
 

Simona Halep moves a victory away from world No.1 ranking

Simona Halep moved within a victory of the No. 1 ranking. The second-ranked Halep needed just 54 minutes to cruise past Sloane Stephens 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday in the Western & Southern Open semifinals.

 
 

TFC put out Fire’s 11-game home unbeaten streak

Nicolas Hasler scored his first goal of the season off a header to give Toronto FC the lead for good in a 3-1 victory over Chicago on Saturday night that ended the Fire’s 11-game home unbeaten streak.

 
 

Raisman calls for changes in USA gymnastics after sexual abuse allegations

Aly Raisman is ready to talk about “the elephant in the room.” And the six-time Olympic medal winning gymnast thinks it’s time USA Gymnastics joins in a conversation she feels is long overdue.

 
 

Samuel Girard, Kim Boutin book Olympic tickets at short track selection trials

Samuel Girard and Kim Boutin will compete at the 2018 Olympics Games in Pyeongchang after qualifying for the provisional Canadian short-track team on Saturday.

 
 

Turgeon, Matteau return to scene of Little League World Series near miss

On an August afternoon more than 35 years ago, a group of 11 and 12 year-olds from Northern Quebec came tantalizingly close to pulling off a baseball miracle.

 
 

MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest ‘abusive’ treatment

Major League Baseball umpires are wearing white wristbands during games Saturday, protesting “abusive player behaviour” after Detroit second baseman was fined but not suspended for his recent verbal tirade against ump Angel Hernandez.

 
 

Wolfpack shut out Newcastle in 4th round of Super 8s playoffs

Quentin Laulu-Togaga’e scored two tries in a five-minute span in the second half as the Toronto Wolfpack downed the Newcastle Thunder 50-0 on Saturday in the fourth round of Kingstone Press League 1’s Super 8s playoffs.

 
 

Ricky Ray returns to become Argos’ all-time TD passing leader

Ricky Ray threw four TD passes in his return, leading the Toronto Argonauts past the Montreal Alouettes 38-6 on Saturday afternoon.

 
 

Don Cherry takes vocal talents to Wrigley Field

The Hockey Night in Canada regular took a trip to Wrigley Field to help the Cubs with a long-standing seventh inning tradition.

 
 
 
 

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