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Several interesting storylines involving Canadian players at Australian Open

Several interesting storylines involving Canadian players at Australian Open

There are myriad Canadian storylines as the tennis season kicks into high gear Monday at the first Grand Slam of the season — the Australian Open — at Melbourne Park.
Russian court says bobsledder can keep Olympic titles

Russian court says bobsledder can keep Olympic titles

MOSCOW — Russian bobsledder Alexander Zubkov won a Moscow court ruling on Friday that could make it harder for the International Olympic Committee to recover his gold medals.
Jays veteran Pillar ready to assume leadership role with rebuilding team

Jays veteran Pillar ready to assume leadership role with rebuilding team

HALIFAX — As the longest tenured Toronto Blue Jay, Kevin Pillar realizes his role is about to change significantly this year. With veteran stars like Josh Donaldson, Troy Tulowitzki and J.A.
Regina Rams coach thinks Mexico could provide good talent to CFL

Regina Rams coach thinks Mexico could provide good talent to CFL

University of Regina Rams head football coach Steve Bryce has some friendly advice for CFL officials attending the league's evaluation camp of Mexican prospects his weekend: Keep an open mind.
WADA starts work on copying doping data in Moscow lab

WADA starts work on copying doping data in Moscow lab

MOSCOW — World Anti-Doping Agency experts have started the process of copying data from a Moscow laboratory that could implicate numerous Russian athletes in past drug cases.

HFX Wanderers prove Saturday night's all right for soccer with Elton John signing

Elton John will be pulling on a HFX Wanderers FC shirt this season. Not the rock star, however. The Canadian Premier League team has signed a 31-year-old Trinidad and Tobago international with the same name as Captain Fantastic.
Ticats head coach Orlondo Steinauer says he didn't see appointment coming

Ticats head coach Orlondo Steinauer says he didn't see appointment coming

Nobody was more surprised than Orlondo Steinauer after the 2018 CFL season.
Ticats head coach Orlondo Steinauer says he didn't see appointment coming

Ticats head coach Orlondo Steinauer says he didn't see appointment coming

Nobody was more surprised than Orlondo Steinauer after the 2018 CFL season.

Stockholm meets deadline to submit bid for 2026 Olympics

STOCKHOLM — Sweden's Olympic leaders met a deadline Friday to submit a 2026 Winter Games hosting plan after satisfying concerns of lawmakers in Stockholm which threatened to end the bid last year.
IOC marketing chair from Japan investigated for corruption

IOC marketing chair from Japan investigated for corruption

PARIS — In the latest blow to the International Olympic Committee's efforts to rid itself of scandal, marketing head Tsunekazu Takeda is being investigated for corruption related to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.