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Sydney Pickrem, Penny Oleksiak move into finals at FINA world championships

Sydney Pickrem, Penny Oleksiak move into finals at FINA world championships

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Sydney Pickrem put herself in medal contention at the FINA world championships on Sunday by breaking her own Canadian record in the 200-metre individual medley semifinal. Pickrem of Clearwater, B.C.
Penguins' Letang brings Stanley Cup to visit kids in Montreal hospital

Penguins' Letang brings Stanley Cup to visit kids in Montreal hospital

MONTREAL — A young boy toddled over to the Stanley Cup, pausing just a moment before depositing a toy airplane into the bowl of the famous trophy.
Hailey Brown leads Canada past France 54-45 at U19 women's basketball World Cup

Hailey Brown leads Canada past France 54-45 at U19 women's basketball World Cup

UDINE, Italy — Hamilton's Hailey Brown had 17 points and eight rebounds to lead Canada past France 54-45 on Sunday at the FIBA under-19 women's basketball World Cup. Laeticia Amihere of Mississauga, Ont.
Toronto FC runs gamut of emotions in 1-1 tie with lowly Colorado Rapids

Toronto FC runs gamut of emotions in 1-1 tie with lowly Colorado Rapids

Toronto FC ran the gamut of emotions Saturday night in a disappointing 1-1 tie with the Colorado Rapids, a struggling side that does not travel well.
Eskimos cornerback Garry Peters suspended for physical contact with official

Eskimos cornerback Garry Peters suspended for physical contact with official

TORONTO — Edmonton Eskimos cornerback Garry Peters was suspended for one game by the Canadian Football League on Sunday for making physical contact with an official.
Rookie from New Jersey wins World Series of Poker, $8.1M

Rookie from New Jersey wins World Series of Poker, $8.1M

LAS VEGAS — A New Jersey man with a degree in accounting is this year's World Series of Poker champion.
Jerome Messam cracks 100-yard mark, Stampeders beat Roughriders 27-10

Jerome Messam cracks 100-yard mark, Stampeders beat Roughriders 27-10

CALGARY — Jerome Messam had no doubt a breakout game was around the corner.
Saturday's Games

Saturday's Games

Saturday's Games CFL Calgary 27 Saskatchewan 10 --- MLB American League Cleveland 2 Toronto 1 (10 innings) Houston 8 Baltimore 4 Minnesota 6 Detroit 5 Texas 4 Tampa Bay 3 Kansas City 7 Chicago White Sox 2 L.A. Angels 7 Boston 3 Seattle 6 N.Y.
Dempsey ties Donovan's US mark of 57 international goals

Dempsey ties Donovan's US mark of 57 international goals

ARLINGTON, Texas — Clint Dempsey has matched Landon Donovan's U.S. record for international goals, scoring his 57th with a free kick in the second half of a CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal against Costa Rica on Saturday night.
Lindor's home run in 10th inning lifts Indians past Toronto

Lindor's home run in 10th inning lifts Indians past Toronto

CLEVELAND — Francisco Lindor knows about good timing. Shortly after a hard rain began to fall in the bottom of the 10th inning, Lindor hit a leadoff home run and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 on Saturday night.