May 19, 2015

Fight of the century is now a fight in court for Pacquiao as fans, lawyers claim fraud

By Kimberly Pierceall THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LAS VEGAS _ Boxing fans across the country and their lawyers are calling the hyped-up fight between Manny Pacquiao and […]
May 19, 2015

Pakistan recalls Sami and Malik for 2 Twenty20s against Zimbabwe this week

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP)_ Fast bowler Mohammad Sami was recalled by Pakistan on Tuesday after almost three years away for the two-match Twenty20 series against Zimbabwe this […]
May 19, 2015

Cuban soccer coach Raul Valentin given 5 game ban for racist remarks aimed at referee

MIAMI (AP)_ Cuban national team coach Raul Valentin has been suspended five games and fined by CONCACAF for racist behaviour during and after a match against […]
May 19, 2015

New Zealand has best chance in a generation to beat vulnerable England in a test series

By Foster Niumata THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ When England and New Zealand last met in test cricket, it was almost unfair. That England was battle-hardened, […]
May 15, 2015

Blatter backs FIFA World Cup rule proposal, would help US and keep Europe out of 2026 bidding

ZURICH (AP)_ FIFA President Sepp Blatter wants to implement a rule that would prevent Europe from bidding for the 2026 World Cup, improving the chances of […]
May 14, 2015

Shadow of Kevin Pietersen hangs over England team as 12 man squad named for New Zealand test

LONDON _(AP) The shadow of Kevin Pietersen continued to hang over England’s cricket team as a 12-man squad containing uncapped pair Adam Lyth and Mark Wood […]
May 14, 2015

Late goal sees Montreal beat Toronto and advance in Amway Canadian Championship

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ An 84th-minute goal by Dominic Oduro was enough to secure the Montreal Impact’s passage to the Amway Canadian […]
May 14, 2015

SOC Montreal Toronto

By Neil Davidson TORONTO (AP) – An 84th-minute goal by Dominic Oduro was enough to secure the Montreal Impact’s passage to the Amway Canadian Championship final in […]
May 14, 2015

Usain Bolt to compete at season ending Van Damme Diamond League meeting

BRUSSELS _ Usain Bolt will run at the season-ending Memorial Van Damme Diamond League meeting on Sept. 11. Bolt, the world record-holder in the 100 and […]
May 13, 2015

Canada’s Rio bound women sprinters giving men a run for their money

TORONTO _ At the Toronto Track and Field Centre at York University, where most of Canada’s top sprinters train, there was some good-natured ribbing going on […]
May 13, 2015

After dealing with Pietersen, England supremo Andrew Strauss still has many pressing issues

By Steve Douglas THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Three days into his job as director of English cricket and Andrew Strauss has already showed he won’t be afraid […]
May 13, 2015

WADA announces Brazil will have doping lab back for pre Olympic events

By Bill Beacon THE CANADIAN PRESS MONTREAL _ Brazil is getting its anti-doping laboratory back in operation, solving what could have been a major problem at […]