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Stephen Curry shoots 1-over 71 in Web.com Tour event

Stephen Curry shoots 1-over 71 in Web.com Tour event

HAYWARD, Calif. — Stephen Curry rallied with three birdies to shoot a 1-over 71 on Thursday in the first round of the Web.com Tour's Ellie Mae Classic.
Shapovalov ousted in third round from hometown Rogers Cup with loss to Haase

Shapovalov ousted in third round from hometown Rogers Cup with loss to Haase

TORONTO — Denis Shapovalov had high hopes heading into this year's Rogers Cup. He wanted to hear the cheers from the hometown crowd. He wanted to entertain his fans on centre court.
Woodland feels at home in Missouri, leads PGA with 64

Woodland feels at home in Missouri, leads PGA with 64

ST. LOUIS — Kansas-bred Gary Woodland felt right at home in enemy territory and delivered his best performance in a major Thursday at the PGA Championship.
Bauchou goes wire-to-wire to become back-to-back Canadian amateur champion

Bauchou goes wire-to-wire to become back-to-back Canadian amateur champion

DUNCAN, B.C. — American Zach Bauchou held on in the final round of the 114th Canadian men's amateur championship at Duncan Meadows on Thursday to become the 14th back-to-back champion in history.
Bombers' 5-7 receiver continues to find success in a big man's game

Bombers' 5-7 receiver continues to find success in a big man's game

WINNIPEG — Weston Dressler had people telling him he was probably too small to play football ever since he was about 10 years old. It's a good thing the Winnipeg Blue Bombers receiver didn't listen.
Transfer flurry in EPL for every team apart from Tottenham

Transfer flurry in EPL for every team apart from Tottenham

LONDON — Fulham signalled its determination to stay in the Premier League by becoming the first promoted team to spend over 100 million pounds ($128 million) in the summer transfer window.
Long jumper Echevarria, hurdler Harrison lead NACAC international field

Long jumper Echevarria, hurdler Harrison lead NACAC international field

TORONTO — The NACAC Championships will feature athletes from 28 countries in North America, Central America, and the Caribbean, including 22 athletes who are ranked in the top five in the world, and four who are world leaders.
Kessel on coaching fast track in hockey with Toronto Furies, Hockey Canada

Kessel on coaching fast track in hockey with Toronto Furies, Hockey Canada

CALGARY — When Courtney Kessel was named head coach of the Toronto Furies, general manager Sami Jo Small says she received Twitter messages asking her why she hired Phil Kessel's sister.
Van Buskirk & teammates thrilled to compete at home at NACAC championships

Van Buskirk & teammates thrilled to compete at home at NACAC championships

TORONTO — Kate Van Buskirk turned down a chance to race the 5,000 metres at the 2015 Pan American Games in her hometown. Instead, she flew to Europe to chase the Olympic standard in the 1,500 metres and came up just short.
Rivard breaks own world record to open Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships

Rivard breaks own world record to open Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships

CAIRNS, Australia — Canadian swimming star Aurelie Rivard broke her own world record in the women's S10 400-metre freestyle Thursday at the Pan Pacific Para-Swimming Championships. The 22-year-old from St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que.