The Godinez Gonzalez sisters are pursuing their Olympic dreams together, finding a podium finish along the way.
Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime was eliminated from the second round of the Provence Open tennis tournament on Thursday, after losing to Chinese Zhang Zhichen 6-4, 6-4. Auger-Aliassime, seeded No. 7 from Montreal, fell in one hour and 28 minutes. Zhang, ranked 50th in the world, succeeded in taking advantage of three of four break point opportunities. […]
An Olympic medal inlaid with a piece of the Eiffel Tower. How’s that for a huge prize? A polished iron hexagon taken from the famous landmark will be placed in each gold, silver and bronze medal that will be hung around the necks of the athletes from July 26 to August. 11 Paris Games and […]
Canada’s bid for Olympic qualification in women’s water polo took a hit on Thursday, missing out on the chance to advance directly to the quarterfinals at the World Aquatics Championships. Claudia Marletta scored four goals to lead Italy to a 12-8 victory over Canada on Thursday in Doha. Roberta Bianconi and Chiara Tappani each added […]
Warning: This article contains graphic content and may affect those who have experienced sexual violence or know someone affected by it. During a long-awaited press conference on Monday, the chief of the London Police Service and an investigator in the department’s sexual assault division took questions from reporters covering the sexual assault case against five […]
Laura Stacey scored one of the biggest goals of her career nearly six years ago on the ice at Ricoh Coliseum (now Coca-Cola Coliseum) in Toronto. Stacey, who just returned from the Olympics with Team Canada, put the puck past goalkeeper Nora Ratti to secure the Clarkson Cup title for the Markham Thunder. But until […]
Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Vladimir Guerrero Jr. won his arbitration case on Wednesday and will receive a $19.9 million salary this season. Several media outlets reported that Guerrero won his case. It is the highest salary awarded in arbitration in Major League Baseball since it began in 1974. The Blue Jays have sued for $18.05 […]
Whitehorse’s Sonjaa Schmidt became the first Canadian woman to win gold at the U23 Nordic World Ski Championships in Slovenia.
Ashton Bell and Renata Fast scored in a span of 2:38 of the third period and Canada stayed alive in the rivalry series, beating the United States 4-2 in Saskatoon on Wednesday night in Game 5. Canada cut the Americans’ series lead to 3-2 with two games remaining. They will remain in Saskatchewan for Game […]
The NHL Winter Classic returns to Wrigley Field. Chicago will host the St. Louis Blues at the iconic stadium for the next edition of one of hockey’s marquee events, the league announced Wednesday night. The second Winter Classic was played at the home of the Chicago Cubs baseball team on January 1, 2009. The date […]