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First Egyptian youth baseball league using program from Canada to teach game

First Egyptian youth baseball league using program from Canada to teach game

A curriculum developed by Baseball Canada is being used to help teach the game to Egypt's first youth baseball league.
Canadian diver Wiens takes bronze in 10-metre platform at World Cup in Tokyo

Canadian diver Wiens takes bronze in 10-metre platform at World Cup in Tokyo

TOKYO — Canada's Rylan Wiens finished with a bronze medal in the men's 10-metre platform Tuesday at a FINA Diving World Cup event. Wiens, from Saskatoon, was 10th after the semifinals, but he posted a cumulative score of 488.
Longtime executive Copeland joins Woodbine Entertainment as Chief Commercial Officer

Longtime executive Copeland joins Woodbine Entertainment as Chief Commercial Officer

TORONTO — Woodbine Entertainment hired Michael Copeland as its chief commercial officer on Tuesday. Copeland joins Woodbine Entertainment after having founded his own sports consulting business.
Denis Shapovalov, Felix Auger-Aliassime eliminated at Madrid Open

Denis Shapovalov, Felix Auger-Aliassime eliminated at Madrid Open

MADRID — Canada's Denis Shapovalov and Felix Auger-Aliassime are out of the singles draw at the Madrid Open after suffering losses on Tuesday. The 11th-seeded Shapovalov, from Richmond Hill, Ont.

Calgary chosen as host of 2023 world junior figure skating championships

OTTAWA — Calgary has been chosen to host the 2023 ISU world junior figure skating championships. The event will run Feb. 27-March 5 at WinSport Arena at Canada Olympic Park.
Edmonton Oilers clinch playoff spot with 5-3 win over Vancouver Canucks

Edmonton Oilers clinch playoff spot with 5-3 win over Vancouver Canucks

VANCOUVER — Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers have accomplished their first goal of the season — making the playoffs.
Goal Caufield: Rookie sniper scores his 2nd straight OT winner as Habs edge Leafs 3-2

Goal Caufield: Rookie sniper scores his 2nd straight OT winner as Habs edge Leafs 3-2

MONTREAL — Cole Caufield doesn't cut an imposing figure on the ice. He just comes up big when it matters most.
Canada's Einarson snaps world curling losing streak, but more COVID among TV staff

Canada's Einarson snaps world curling losing streak, but more COVID among TV staff

CALGARY — Canada's Kerri Einarson faces a herculean climb to the playoffs at the women's world curling championship. The host country halted a four-game losing skid with an 8-4 win Monday over South Korea.
Zaitsev scores winning goal to lead Ottawa Senators past slumping Winnipeg Jets 2-1

Zaitsev scores winning goal to lead Ottawa Senators past slumping Winnipeg Jets 2-1

OTTAWA — Filip Gustavsson and the Ottawa Senators penalty kill added to the Winnipeg Jets' woes Monday night. Nikita Zaitsev scored with 1:13 left in the third period to earn Ottawa a 2-1 win over Winnipeg.

Canadian linebacker Stevens not closing the door on possibly playing in CFL this year

He's on the lookout for a new school but Deshawn Stevens isn't closing the door on playing in the CFL this year. The six-foot-two, 255-pound linebacker is currently in the NCAA transfer portal following five years at Maine.