September 13, 2014

Venus Williams advances to semifinals at Coupe Banque Nationale

QUEBEC – Top-seeded Venus Williams moved on to the semifinal of the Coupe Banque Nationale on Friday with a 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 victory over Lucie Hradecka. […]
September 13, 2014

West Indies makes careful 61 0 on 1st day of 2nd test vs Bangladesh

CASTRIES, St. Lucia _ Openers Leon Johnson and Kraigg Brathwaite led a careful West Indies to 61-0 at lunch on the opening day of the second […]
September 12, 2014

US team ready for first of 2 exhibition against Mexico in runup to World Cup qualifying

By Anne M. Peterson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SANDY, Utah _ Alex Morgan has fond memories of Utah’s Rio Tinto Stadium, albeit chilly ones. The American forward […]
September 9, 2014

Canadian men end 16 game winless soccer streak with 3 1 win over Jamaica

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Canadian soccer may never forget the 8-1 drubbing in Honduras that ended Canada’s World Cup qualifying drive in […]
September 9, 2014

Canada’s men’s soccer team hosts Jamaica in an international friendly at BMO Field tonight

Canada’s men’s soccer team gets a shot at breaking its 16-game winless streak as it hosts Jamaica in an international friendly at BMO (BEE-moh) Field tonight. […]
September 8, 2014

Rahim hits 70 as Bangladesh struggles to reach 256 5 vs West Indies on 4th day of 1st test

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent _ Captain Mushfiqur Rahim struck an unbeaten 70 Monday as Bangladesh batted doggedly to reach 256-5 in its second innings on day four […]
September 8, 2014

Montreal Impact veteran midfielder Bernier looks forward to 50th Canadian cap

TORONTO _ The last time midfielder Patrice Bernier wore Canadian colours, he watched helplessly from the bench as Canada was humiliated 8-1 in Honduras. Almost two […]
September 7, 2014

Serena Williams dominates Caroline Wozniacki to win 3rd consecutive US Open title, 18th major

By Howard Fendrich THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Serena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way possible, winning her third consecutive […]
September 7, 2014

Top seed Serena Williams chases a third straight U-S Open women’s crown

Top seed Serena Williams chases a third straight U-S Open women’s crown when she faces 10th-seeded Caroline Wozniaki (wohz-nee-AK’-ee). A victory would give Williams her sixth […]
September 7, 2014

13 games on the first weekend of the N-F-L regular season

A total of 13 games on the first weekend of the N-F-L regular season. The Buffalo Bills visit the Chicago Bears this afternoon. Tonight, Andrew Luck […]
September 7, 2014

West Indies bowlers strike early against Bangladesh after batsmen pile up 484 7 in 1st test

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent _ West Indies reduced Bangladesh to 41-2 at lunch on the third day of the first test after the hosts declared their first […]
September 7, 2014

18 out of 18: US sprinter Justin Gatlin clocks 9.83 seconds in Rieti to end season undefeated

Sep 7, 2014 13:21 RIETI, Italy _ American sprinter Justin Gatlin finished the season undefeated by winning the 100 metres in 9.83 seconds at the IAAF world challenge meeting […]
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