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Hurkacz beats Ruud in early semifinal at National Bank Open tennis tournament

Hurkacz beats Ruud in early semifinal at National Bank Open tennis tournament

MONTREAL — Hubert Hurkacz earned a berth in the National Bank Open final on Saturday afternoon with a 5-7, 6-3, 6-2 victory over Casper Ruud at IGA Stadium.
Canada's Rory MacDonald knocked out by replacement fighter in PFL semifinal

Canada's Rory MacDonald knocked out by replacement fighter in PFL semifinal

CARDIFF, United Kingdom — Dilano (The Postman) Taylor, a late replacement, knocked out Canadian welterweight Rory (Red King) MacDonald in the first round of their Professional Fighters League semifinal Saturday.
Two-time champion Simona Halep advances to National Bank Open final

Two-time champion Simona Halep advances to National Bank Open final

TORONTO — Two-time champion Simona Halep has advanced to the National Bank Open's final. The Romanian beat Jessica Pegula of the United States 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the WTA event's first semifinal on Saturday.

Ferguson leads by 3 shots at ISPS Handa World Invitational

BALLYMENA, Northern Ireland (AP) — Ewen Ferguson of Scotland extended his lead to three strokes by shooting 2-under 68 in the third round of the ISPS Handa World Invitational on Saturday.

Friday's scoreboard for August 12, 2022

Friday's Scoreboard 2022 IIHF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP At Edmonton PRELIMINARY ROUND Sweden 6 Austria 0 Slovakia 3 Latvia 2 (shootout) --- CFL Hamilton 34 Toronto 27 --- MLB AMERICAN LEAGUE Cleveland 8 Toronto 0 Baltimore 10 Tampa Bay 3 Chicago Whit
Two-time champion Simona Halep advances past Coco Gauff at National Bank Open

Two-time champion Simona Halep advances past Coco Gauff at National Bank Open

TORONTO — Simona Halep is a two-time National Bank Open champion, last winning the Canadian title in 2018. But the 30-year-old says she's an entirely different person now.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats rally to capture wild 34-27 home win over Toronto Argonauts

Hamilton Tiger-Cats rally to capture wild 34-27 home win over Toronto Argonauts

HAMILTON — There was no doubt in Matt Shiltz's mind that he was going in for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Shiltz missed the third quarter receiving treatment for a lower-body injury.

Ontario, Quebec earn three gold medals apiece at Canada Games

WELLAND, Ont. — Ontario and Quebec picked up three gold medals apiece Friday at the Canada Summer Games.
Ruud Awakening: Canada's Auger-Aliassime falls to Norwegian at National Bank Open

Ruud Awakening: Canada's Auger-Aliassime falls to Norwegian at National Bank Open

MONTREAL — Felix Auger-Aliassime stood at the back of the IGA Stadium hardcourt with one hand on his hip and a look of astonishment on his face.
Canadians Quantrill, Naylor lead Guardians to 8-0 road win over Blue Jays

Canadians Quantrill, Naylor lead Guardians to 8-0 road win over Blue Jays

TORONTO — Cleveland Guardians teammates Cal Quantrill and Josh Naylor demonstrated you can go home again and thrive. The fellow Canadians were at their best in an 8-0 thrashing of the Toronto Blue Jays before 41,677 at Rogers Centre on Friday.