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Canadian moguls star Mikael Kingsbury picks up 50th World Cup win

Canadian moguls star Mikael Kingsbury picks up 50th World Cup win

RUKA, Finland — The season-opening World Cup moguls event in Ruka has been the site of some of the biggest moments of Mikael Kingsbury's accomplished career.
Canada's Nurse wants to give young girls opportunity to play at highest level

Canada's Nurse wants to give young girls opportunity to play at highest level

When Kia and Tamika Nurse were growing up, U.S. college basketball coaches rarely ventured north of the border to scout — and even less so to scout girls. Travelling teams for top female players were scarce. So dad Richard Nurse started his own.

Calgary featherweight Hakeem Dawodu looks for second straight UFC win

TORONTO — After lasting just 39 seconds in his UFC debut, Calgary featherweight (Mean) Hakeem Dawodu bounced back with a unanimous decision in July in his home town.

Canadian women's team skates to bronze at World Cup

TOMASZOW MAZOWIECKI, Poland — Canada captured bronze in women's team pursuit on Friday at the third World Cup speedskating event of the season. Ottawa's Ivanie Blondin and Isabelle Weidemann and Keri Morrison of Burlington, Ont.
UFC boss says Toronto could mark last fight for Holloway as a featherweight

UFC boss says Toronto could mark last fight for Holloway as a featherweight

TORONTO — Whatever the outcome of Saturday's UFC 231 main event between featherweight champion Max (Blessed) Holloway and challenger Brian (T-City) Ortega, UFC president Dana White says it could be Holloway's last outing at 145 pounds.

Canadian Lacrosse Association to discuss dropping use of 'midget' term

TORONTO — The Canadian Lacrosse Association is the latest domestic sport federation to consider dropping the term 'midget' from its youth category classification system.

Benevides out in Edmonton as CFL clubs continue to wrestle with operations cap

EDMONTON — Mike Benevides is the latest casualty of the new CFL non-player operations cap. The Edmonton Eskimos announced Friday that Benevides will not be returning to Jason Maas's coaching staff for the 2019 season.

Onyemata making impact with Saints after taking unconventional path to NFL

David Onyemata hadn't played a single down of football when he arrived at the University of Manitoba in 2011.
Canada to learn Women's World Cup first-round foes at Saturday's draw in Paris

Canada to learn Women's World Cup first-round foes at Saturday's draw in Paris

Canada coach Kenneth Heiner-Moller learns his team's road map at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup on Saturday at the tournament draw in Paris.
Larkin lifts Red Wings past Maple Leafs 5-4 in OT

Larkin lifts Red Wings past Maple Leafs 5-4 in OT

TORONTO — Dylan Larkin scored on a breakaway at 2:48 of overtime and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-4 on Thursday night after blowing a three-goal lead in the third period.