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Canadian Terris Smith moves on with win at Olympic boxing qualifier in Bangkok

Canadian Terris Smith moves on with win at Olympic boxing qualifier in Bangkok

BANGKOK — Canadian boxer Terris Smith defeated Bulgaria's Aslahan Mehmedova 3-0 on points in their round-of-16 bout Monday to advance at a last-ditch Olympic qualifying tournament.
Bill Walton, Hall of Fame player who became a star broadcaster, dies of cancer at 71

Bill Walton, Hall of Fame player who became a star broadcaster, dies of cancer at 71

Bill Walton was never afraid to be himself.
No surprises as Jesse Marsch announces first selection as Canadian men's soccer coach

No surprises as Jesse Marsch announces first selection as Canadian men's soccer coach

An upbeat Jesse Marsch revealed his first roster as Canada coach on Monday, serving up plenty of enthusiasm if not innovation.
George Springer homers as the Blue Jays beat the sliding White Sox 5-1

George Springer homers as the Blue Jays beat the sliding White Sox 5-1

CHICAGO (AP) — George Springer, Bo Bichette and Davis Schneider homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the lowly Chicago White Sox 5-1 on Monday. Chris Bassitt struck out seven in five scoreless innings as Toronto stopped a three-game slide.
New Jets head coach Arniel says he's learned lessons since being fired by Columbus

New Jets head coach Arniel says he's learned lessons since being fired by Columbus

WINNIPEG — Scott Arniel believes overcoming the lowest point in his career will help him reach higher aspirations with the Winnipeg Jets.
Down 2-1, Panthers still have plenty of hope in East final against Rangers

Down 2-1, Panthers still have plenty of hope in East final against Rangers

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Canada's Andreescu victorious in French Open first round after lengthy layoff

Canada's Andreescu victorious in French Open first round after lengthy layoff

PARIS — Bianca Andreescu was victorious in her return from an injury layoff of nearly 10 months with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo in first-round action Monday at the French Open. The 23-year-old from Mississauga, Ont.
Calgary golf pro fighting lung cancer gets exemption into Rogers Charity Classic

Calgary golf pro fighting lung cancer gets exemption into Rogers Charity Classic

CALGARY — Steve Blake has a powerful message — don’t give up on your dreams no matter what life throws your way.
Canada dispatches Nepal in warm-up game ahead of ICC Men's T20 World Cup

Canada dispatches Nepal in warm-up game ahead of ICC Men's T20 World Cup

DALLAS — Nicholas Kirton scored 51 runs and Ravinderpal Singh added 41 to help Canada defeat Nepal by 63 runs in a warm-up match Monday ahead of the ICC Men's T20 World Cup. Kirton slammed four fours and two sixes in his 39-ball innings.
Jocelyn Barrieau to take over Canadian women's rugby sevens side after Paris Olympics

Jocelyn Barrieau to take over Canadian women's rugby sevens side after Paris Olympics

Assistant coach Jocelyn Barrieau will take charge of Canada’s women’s rugby sevens team following the Paris 2024 Olympics, Rugby Canada announced Monday.
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