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Russia's Medvedev focusing on the positives after being forced to skip Wimbledon

Russia's Medvedev focusing on the positives after being forced to skip Wimbledon

MONTREAL — There's a blank space in the nationality column beside Daniil Medvedev's name on the drawsheet at the National Bank Open. The Russian flag is also missing from the Moscow native's bio on the ATP Tour website.
Nurse, LeBlanc among group that will study, advise on women's pro sport in Canada

Nurse, LeBlanc among group that will study, advise on women's pro sport in Canada

Kia Nurse and Karina LeBlanc are among a star-studded group of Canadian women tasked with helping determine the course for professional women's sport in Canada.
Junior hockey league in the Maritimes seeking women for coaching, operations jobs

Junior hockey league in the Maritimes seeking women for coaching, operations jobs

HALIFAX — A junior hockey league on the East Coast wants to create new opportunities for women by hiring up to 10 of them as assistant coaches and scouts for the upcoming season.

Play begins at National Bank Open after rain impacts schedule for second straight day

MONTREAL — Play is underway at the National Bank Open after wet weather delayed the start of first-round matches for about 90 minutes on Tuesday. Canada's Vasek Pospisil opened play on centre court at IGA Stadium against American Tommy Paul.
Canada to host 2023 women's world hockey championship

Canada to host 2023 women's world hockey championship

ZURICH — Canada will host the 2023 women's world hockey championship.
Nathan Rourke, Dominique Rhymes and Titus Wall named the CFL's top performers

Nathan Rourke, Dominique Rhymes and Titus Wall named the CFL's top performers

TORONTO — Quarterback Nathan Rourke and receiver Dominque Rhymes, both of the B.C. Lions, and defensive back Titus Wall of the Calgary Stampeders were named the top performers for Week 9 of the CFL season Tuesday.
Team Canada prepares for unusual world junior hockey championship

Team Canada prepares for unusual world junior hockey championship

EDMONTON — Pressure is always high for Canada at the world junior hockey championships. But this year's team faces a whole host of unusual circumstances.
Serena Williams says 'countdown has begun' on tennis career

Serena Williams says 'countdown has begun' on tennis career

NEW YORK — Saying “the countdown has begun,” 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams announced Tuesday she is ready to step away from tennis so she can turn her focus to having another child and her business interests, presaging the end of a care

Toronto Arrows sign Australian-born Canada-eligible centre Nic Benn

TORONTO — The Toronto Arrows have signed Australian-born centre Nic Benn for the 2023 Major League Rugby season.
Andrea Skinner appointed interim board chair at Hockey Canada

Andrea Skinner appointed interim board chair at Hockey Canada

CALGARY — Toronto lawyer Andrea Skinner has been appointed interim chair of Hockey Canada's board of directors. Skinner is the first woman to hold the position in the organization's history.