The sting of Canada’s World Cup disappointment has been replaced by the allure of another Olympic women’s soccer medal for Christine Sinclair. Sinclair said Wednesday that time has helped ease the pain
The Professional Women’s Hockey Players’ Association has selected Hockey Hall of Fame player Jayna Hefford to oversee its daily operations in a leadership shuffle three months after the union was founded.
Defending champions Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic are the No. 1 seeds for singles play in the U.S. Open. Osaka, who beat Serena Williams in last year’s final for her first Grand Slam title, recently the
Canada’s Steven Diez is one victory away from his first main-draw berth at a Grand Slam after winning his second-round U.S. Open qualifier on Wednesday. The Toronto player defeated Yosuke Watanuki of 6-2,
Chris Streveler is again the Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ starting quarterback. The second-year pro will be under centre for the foreseeable future with incumbent Matt Nichols (upper body) on the six-game injured
Cristiano Ronaldo says the rape allegation against him was an attack on his honour and led to one of the worst years of his life. Ronaldo was accused of raping a woman in Las Vegas more than 10 years but
Phil Scrubb scored 24 points as Canada’s men’s basketball team completed a two-game sweep of New Zealand with a 103-100 overtime win in pre-FIBA World Cup action on Wednesday. Canada is now 4-2 in exhibition
‘Crazy is a good word for it’: 12-year-old Vancouverite Michelle Liu prepares to tee off at Canadian Open
Michelle Liu got a big hug from Lydia Ko and advice from Christina Kim, and she met some of her other golfing idols that she had only seen previously on TV, including Canadian superstar Brooke Henderson
Clayton Kershaw passed Sandy Koufax for most wins by a Dodgers left-hander, Will Smith hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the third inning, and Los Angeles routed the Toronto Blue Jays 16-3 Tuesday night.
Authorities in the Dominican Republic have arrested former MLB pitcher Octavio Dotel and cited ex-infielder Luis Castillo for their alleged links to a drug-trafficking and money-laundering ring, officials
Border agents arrest about 25 workers during raid at Vancouver racetrack tied to immigration and refugee act
Members of Vancouver’s horse-racing community are seeking answers after officers with the Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) raided Hastings Racecourse and hauled off roughly two dozen backstretch
Steven Diez of Toronto is one step closer to his first main-draw berth at a Grand Slam after winning his first-round U.S. Open qualifier on Monday. Diez defeated Dudi Sela of Israel 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 to advance
Top Asian soccer official adds to pressure on Iran to lift ban on women attending men’s World Cup qualifiers
Iranian women should be allowed to attend men’s World Cup qualifiers in the Islamic Republic later this year, a top Asian soccer official said on Tuesday, ramping up pressure on Tehran to end a long-running
The Green Bay Packers are making no promises that star quarterback Aaron Rodgers will play during Thursday’s NFL preseason game in Winnipeg against the Oakland Raiders. When asked if Rodgers will play
The Vancouver Canucks are sticking with Jim Benning as their general manager. The club announced Tuesday that the 56-year-old has signed a three-year extension, keeping him with the team through the 2022-23
Long the home of more traditional forms of entertainment, Toronto’s Roy Thomson Hall will also become an esports epicentre next year. OverActive Media announced Tuesday that the Overwatch League’s Toronto
Duckhee Lee tossed the ball into the air for his first serve in an ATP tournament match and blasted it past his opponent with a loud pop. The 21-year-old South Korean never heard it. He was born deaf.
England women’s coach Phil Neville has urged the football community to boycott social media for six months and “send a powerful message” in response to a significant rise in online racist abuse of players.
Aaron Best scored 20 points while Andrew Nembhard added 17 as Canada’s men’s basketball team trounced the New Zealand Tall Blacks 122-88 in a pre-FIBA World Cup exhibition game Tuesday. Six Canadians in
Tiger Woods wants the eight players who made his Presidents Cup team and four more under consideration as captain’s picks to play tournaments and stay sharp over the next three months leading to the December
Canada was eliminated from the Little League World Series following an 8-1 loss to the Caribbean team on Monday. Curley Martha and Nathan Castillo each had two hits and drove in a run for the Caribbean
Paul Pogba pulled his jersey over his face when the final whistle sounded, his latest spot-kick failure costing Manchester United two points and casting doubt over the wisdom of the team rotating its The
Golf has long been difficult to access by communities of colour. The barriers have ranged from hard-line racist practices at member clubs to more systemic issues involving the locations of courses or the
One of Canada’s top medal contenders in next year’s Tokyo Olympics has been provisionally suspended for a doping violation, but Laurence Vincent-Lapointe insists she did “nothing wrong.” The canoeist Trois-Rivières
Brigitte Thibault is having the best summer of her young career, and it’s only going to get better this week at the CP Women’s Open. Thibault, from Rosemère, Que., represented Canada at the Pan American
Blue Bombers starting quarterback Matt Nichols has been placed on the six-game injured list with an upper-body injury. Head coach Mike O’Shea said after Monday’s practice that the unspecified injury does
Felix Auger-Aliassime is now the top-ranked Canadian in men’s tennis after jumping into 19th spot in the latest ATP Tour rankings released Monday. The 19-year-old from Montreal moved up two spots to become
Luke Willson figures he’ll have a smooth travel day when his Oakland Raiders head to Winnipeg for Thursday’s NFL pre-season game against the Green Bay Packers. “I think I’m going to have the easiest time