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Toronto FC rewards GM Tim Bezbatchenko and head coach Greg Vanney with new deals

Toronto FC rewards GM Tim Bezbatchenko and head coach Greg Vanney with new deals

TORONTO — When Bill Manning took over as president of Toronto FC in October 2015, his belief was the best move was no move when it came to GM Tim Bezbatchenko and head coach Greg Vanney.
New TV network to focus on Olympics making debut on Saturday

New TV network to focus on Olympics making debut on Saturday

NEW YORK — While too early for a torch lighting, a new Olympic-themed television network makes its debut Saturday morning.
Despite slow start, Canadian middleweight Ryan Janes savouring UFC journey

Despite slow start, Canadian middleweight Ryan Janes savouring UFC journey

After a slow start to his UFC career, Canadian middleweight Ryan Janes has hardly stopped moving. The 35-year-old native of Grand Falls-Windsor, N.L.
UCI overturns time penalties for Uran & Bennett on Stage 12

UCI overturns time penalties for Uran & Bennett on Stage 12

LACAVE, France — Cycling's governing body on Friday overturned the decision from the Tour de France jury to give Rigoberto Uran and George Bennett time penalties for grabbing bottles from the side of the road in the closing stages of Thursday's 12th
Andrew Harris with two TDs; penalties cost Toronto in 33-25 loss to Winnipeg

Andrew Harris with two TDs; penalties cost Toronto in 33-25 loss to Winnipeg

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers weren't concerned with their second straight slow start on offence. Running back Andrew Harris made up for it later in the game.

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games CFL Winnipeg 33 Toronto 25 --- CONCACAF Gold Cup First Round El Salvador 2 Curacao 0 Mexico 0 Jamaica 0 --- The Canadian Press

Timely Tim: Tebow hits first pro walk-off HR for St. Lucie

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Tim Tebow seems to have found his stroke since getting back to his home state. Tebow hit the first game-ending home run of his pro baseball career Thursday night, lifting the Class A St.
Cubs acquire Quintana in blockbuster trade with White Sox

Cubs acquire Quintana in blockbuster trade with White Sox

CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs found the pitching help they were looking for just a few miles from Wrigley Field. They hope it will give the scuffling team the kick it needs.

Forward Micheal Ferland signs two-year deal to stay with Flames

CALGARY — The Calgary Flames and forward Micheal Ferland have agreed to a two-year contract. The club announced the signing on Thursday. The deal has an annual average value of $US1.

Five Canadians to watch at World Para Athletics Championships

Canada's team of 24 athletes at the World Para Athletics Championships, July 14-23 in London, is a mixed group of familiar faces and newcomers.