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Longshot El Tormenta rallies to capture $1-million Ricoh Woodbine Mile

Longshot El Tormenta rallies to capture $1-million Ricoh Woodbine Mile

TORONTO — El Tormenta gave Eurico Rosa Da Silva an early retirement gift Saturday. The veteran jockey, who'll retire at season's end, rode the 44/1 longshot to a stunning win in the Grade 1 $1-million Ricoh Woodbine Mile.

Officiating, scheduling won't ever be perfect: MLS commissioner

VANCOUVER — After two decades at the helm of Major League Soccer, commissioner Don Garber knows there's one subject everyone who loves the sport loves to complain about — officiating.

CPL Roundup: Kadin Chung lifts Victoria's Pacific FC over FC Edmonton 1-0

EDMONTON — Kadin Chung scored in the 28th minute as Victoria's Pacific FC beat FC Edmonton 1-0 on Saturday in Canadian Premier League action. Ben Fisk and Zachary Verhoven each had three shots, one on target, for Pacific FC (4-5-3).
Hockey fans in Paradise, N.L., buzzing with excitement over Leafs training camp

Hockey fans in Paradise, N.L., buzzing with excitement over Leafs training camp

PARADISE, N.L. — It's a hockey fan's paradise this weekend as the Toronto Maple Leafs hold their annual training camp in Paradise, N.L.
CP NewsAlert: El Tormenta wins Woodbine Mile

CP NewsAlert: El Tormenta wins Woodbine Mile

TORONTO — El Tormenta wins Woodbine Mile. El Tormenta was neck-and-neck with early favourite Got Stormy before winning the third jewel in the Canadian Triple Crown. More coming. The Canadian Press
Forward Mitch Marner joins Toronto Maple Leafs in Newfoundland for training camp

Forward Mitch Marner joins Toronto Maple Leafs in Newfoundland for training camp

PARADISE, N.L. — Mitch Marner and Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Kyle Dubas put up a united front when speaking to media about the forward's new contract.
City beaten at Norwich, dropping 5 points off Liverpool

City beaten at Norwich, dropping 5 points off Liverpool

Manchester City's defence of the English Premier League title is already in trouble. Hapless defensive errors helped Norwich beat City 3-2 on Saturday and leave the defending champion five points behind perfect Liverpool after just five games.
Study shows hockey great Stan Mikita suffered from CTE

Study shows hockey great Stan Mikita suffered from CTE

CHICAGO — A posthumous study of Stan Mikita's brain shows the hockey Hall of Famer suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death a year ago. Dr.

AP source: NBA set to vote on raising tampering fines

BEIJING — NBA teams could be fined up to $10 million for tampering and up to $6 million for entering into unauthorized agreements with players, a person with knowledge of the league's plans told The Associated Press on Saturday.
Outfielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. taken off injured list by Toronto Blue Jays

Outfielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. taken off injured list by Toronto Blue Jays

TORONTO — Outfielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr., and catcher Luke Maile were reinstated from the 10-day injured list by the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday afternoon. Both were available to play in the matinee between Toronto and the New York Yankees.