May 22, 2015

Meet Andre De Grasse, the future of Canadian sprinting

By Lori Ewing THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Sitting in the stands at a high school track meet in Toronto three years ago, Tony Sharpe couldn’t […]
May 22, 2015

NZ top order cruise to 303 2, just 87 runs behind England after 2 days of 1st test at Lord’s

By Foster Niumata THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ New Zealand’s top order rode an easy pitch and some luck to finish only 87 runs behind England […]
May 22, 2015

Zimbabwe wins toss, elects to bat in first of two Twenty20s against Pakistan

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP)_ Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura won the toss and elected to bat against Pakistan in the first Twenty20 on Friday. The match marks the […]
May 22, 2015

Some things to know about FIFA scandals while Sepp Blatter has been president

By Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GENEVA _ FIFA has been routinely called “scandal-plagued” for much of Sepp Blatter’s 17-year presidential reign. Blatter has never been […]
May 21, 2015

Form bricklayer to the big time: Charlie Austin completes remarkable rise to England squad

LONDON _ Charlie Austin completed his remarkable rise from bricklayer to the England squad in the space of six years when he was called up by […]
May 21, 2015

Last day of Premier League sees Hull, Newcastle fight for survival; 2 stars leave English game

By Steve Douglas THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MANCHESTER, England _ The Premier League is set for an afternoon of goodbyes on Sunday _ to either Hull or […]
May 21, 2015

Japan, US to square off in 1st round of inaugural Premier12 baseball tournament

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of _ Co-host and top-ranked Japan has been grouped with the United States in the inaugural Premier12 baseball tournament, which features the top […]
May 21, 2015

Blatter set for big presidential win in a rare FIFA election held without corruption claims

By Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GENEVA _ For once, a major FIFA election is untainted by claims of vote-buying. There’s no need this time. Sepp […]
May 20, 2015

Marvin Bracy wins men’s 100 metres at World Challenge in Beijing, Ahye takes women’s event

BEIJING _ Marvin Bracy clocked 9.95 seconds to win the men’s 100 metres at the World Challenge Beijing meet Wednesday, a day after American teammate Justin […]
May 20, 2015

Whitecaps know patience is key versus FC Edmonton in 2nd leg of Amway semifinal

By Joshua Clipperton THE CANADIAN PRESS After a frustrating seven days, the Vancouver Whitecaps know staying patient could go a long way in determining their future […]
May 20, 2015

Wolves finally on top after week of heartache for Saunders, lifetime of bad luck in Minnesota

By Jon Krawczynski THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS _ His voice cracking and tears welling in his eyes, Flip Saunders pointed to the sky about 20 minutes […]
May 20, 2015

Ward, Petry among free agents who made some more money in playoffs

By Stephen Whyno THE CANADIAN PRESS NHL players make their money during the regular season, but a strong performance in the playoffs can still lead to […]
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