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Calgary city council votes to continue exploring 2026 Winter Olympics bid

Calgary city council votes to continue exploring 2026 Winter Olympics bid

Calgary city council has voted to continuing exploring a potential bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics.
Forward Latoya Blackwood part of the backbone for Canada at Rugby World Cup

Forward Latoya Blackwood part of the backbone for Canada at Rugby World Cup

Commit a transgression on Canada's World Cup rugby team and chances are you'll have to answer to Latoya Blackwood. "She's the sheriff," says coach Francois Ratier.
WADA insists Russia must accept findings of doping report

WADA insists Russia must accept findings of doping report

MOSCOW — Russia and the World Anti-Doping Agency were once again at loggerheads Thursday following WADA's demand that the Russian government must accept the findings of a report which accused its officials of overseeing a mass doping coverup .
Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse out of world championships with injury

Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse out of world championships with injury

LONDON — Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse will miss the upcoming world championships due to a torn right hamstring. De Grasse suffered the injury on Monday during a training session at Mile End Stadium in London.

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Wednesday's Games MLB American League Toronto 5 Chicago White Sox 1 Cleveland at Boston, ppd. Detroit 2 N.Y.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games MLB American League Toronto 5 Chicago White Sox 1 Cleveland at Boston, ppd. Detroit 2 N.Y.
Real Madrid edges MLS All-Stars on penalties, 4-2

Real Madrid edges MLS All-Stars on penalties, 4-2

CHICAGO — As consolation prizes go, it wasn't much. But it's all the MLS All-Stars have.

Penguins preseason game moved from "Hockeyville" winner

PITTSBURGH — A suburban Pittsburgh ice rink that won the right to host a Pittsburgh Penguins preseason contest will instead have to settle for a ticketed practice by the Stanley Cup champions after the facility was deemed unfit to host an NHL game.
Happ strikes out 10, Blue Jays top White Sox 5-1

Happ strikes out 10, Blue Jays top White Sox 5-1

CHICAGO — Pitching in his home state for the first time since 2013, J.A. Happ looked more like the 20-game winner from a year ago than he has lately.

Canadians Milos Raonic, Eugenie Bouchard move on with wins at Citi Open

WASHINGTON — Canada's Milos Raonic advanced to the third round of the Citi Open on Wednesday with a 7-6 (2), 7-6 (8) win over France's Nicolas Mahut.