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No rite of spring for golf: Masters postponed due to virus

No rite of spring for golf: Masters postponed due to virus

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Augusta National on Friday postponed the Masters, another massive hit to the spring sports calendar from the new coronaivirus that already is responsible for the loss of March Madness and the delay of opening day baseball.
Veteran defensive lineman Lemon surprised to still be a CFL free agent

Veteran defensive lineman Lemon surprised to still be a CFL free agent

TORONTO — Shawn Lemon never figured to be in this position. After registering a 20 combined sacks the past two seasons with Toronto and B.C., the veteran defensive lineman was expected to generate much interest when he became a free agent Feb. 11.
Casse's Enforceable currently third in Kentucky Derby points standings

Casse's Enforceable currently third in Kentucky Derby points standings

It's one of the few accomplishments to elude Mark Casse. He's been named Canada's top trainer an unprecedented 11 times, won all three legs of the country's Triple Crown and is enshrined in the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame.

Athletics Canada cancels numerous camps, tells athletes to return home

OTTAWA — Canada's governing body for track and field has asked all of its athletes training abroad to return home.

Bahrain and Vietnam GPs off because of coronavirus outbreak

PARIS — The Bahrain and Vietnam Grand Prix races were postponed Friday because of the coronavirus outbreak, the third and fourth races of the Formula One season to be called off.
World Cup cross country ski event cancelled in Quebec City due to COVID-19

World Cup cross country ski event cancelled in Quebec City due to COVID-19

QUEBEC — The World Cup cross-country ski event this weekend in Quebec City has been cancelled because of the COVID-19 outbreak. The move ends the cross-country season. Races for next week in Minneapolis and Canmore, Alta., were cancelled Thursday.
Virus darkens stages, silences orchestras across the US

Virus darkens stages, silences orchestras across the US

NEW YORK — The stage at the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle is quiet. There is no music coming from the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the members of Pearl Jam won't tour.
Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19

Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19

A list of Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19: — NHL suspends 2019-20 season impacting seven Canadian teams in Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal.
Cancellations, suspensions rule the day in Canadian sports

Cancellations, suspensions rule the day in Canadian sports

The Canadian sports landscape changed dramatically on Thursday because of the COVID-19 outbreak, with the country's top teams and athletes nearly all affected by the worldwide pandemic.
US Soccer president quits after gender discrimination suit

US Soccer president quits after gender discrimination suit

Carlos Cordeiro resigned as U.S.