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Canadian Laurent Duvernay-Tardif isn't letting lavish extension change him

Canadian Laurent Duvernay-Tardif isn't letting lavish extension change him

TORONTO — Laurent Duvernay-Tardif isn't letting money change him. The 26-year-old native of Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Que., signed a five-year, US$42.
At 37, Venus Williams into 10th Wimbledon semi; Konta next

At 37, Venus Williams into 10th Wimbledon semi; Konta next

LONDON — Venus Williams' mother could not stop smiling and laughing. She had just watched her 37-year-old daughter reach the Wimbledon semifinals for the 10th time and, well, the whole thing was just a bit hard to believe.
IOC to pick Los Angeles, Paris for 2024 or 2028 Olympics

IOC to pick Los Angeles, Paris for 2024 or 2028 Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Finally, Los Angeles and Paris have their Olympic hosting destiny in their own hands. If they can agree who goes first, each city will be awarded either the 2024 or 2028 Summer Games in September.
Close call for Toronto FC fullback Steven Beitashour after on-field collision

Close call for Toronto FC fullback Steven Beitashour after on-field collision

TORONTO — Fullback Steven Beitashour dropped into the Toronto FC training centre Tuesday, his first visit since undergoing surgery for a damaged pancreas. The timeline for his return is uncertain at this stage.

Calgary Hitmen name Dallas Ferguson new head coach, Jeff Chynoweth GM

CALGARY — The Calgary Hitmen have named Jeff Chynoweth the new general manager and Dallas Ferguson head coach.

Canadian Women's Hockey League moves Thunder from Brampton to Markham

MARKHAM, Ont. — The Thunder of the Canadian Women's Hockey League has relocated from Brampton to Markham, Ont. The CWHL announced Tuesday at a news conference the Thunder will play out of the Thornhill Community Centre.

Wimbledon-area shops compete to design tennis storefronts

LONDON — Novak Dogovic and Andy Purray could end up among the winners in Wimbledon this year.
Green, Elimimian and Butler named CFL top performers for Week 3

Green, Elimimian and Butler named CFL top performers for Week 3

Toronto slotback SJ Green, B.C. linebacker Solomon Elimimian and Argonauts defensive lineman Victor Butler were named the top performers for Week 3 of the CFL season.
Sofia Carson and Djokovic headline Arthur Ashe Kids' Day

Sofia Carson and Djokovic headline Arthur Ashe Kids' Day

NEW YORK — "Descendants" star Sofia Carson and two-time U.S. Open champ Novak Djokovic will headline this year's Arthur Ashe Kids' Day, a stadium concert that organizers are hoping will increase interest in youth tennis.
CFL fines, suspends Hamilton's Hill for separate incidents in loss to Riders

CFL fines, suspends Hamilton's Hill for separate incidents in loss to Riders

TORONTO — New CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie suspended and fined defensive back Will Hill of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Tuesday for two separate incidents in last week's game against the Saskatchewan Roughriders.