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Canadian tandem advances to world beach volleyball quarterfinals

HAMBURG — Canada's Melissa Humana-Paredes and Sarah Pavan are off to the quarterfinals at the world beach volleyball championships.
Preparing the brain for the bull, riders say don't think about it

Preparing the brain for the bull, riders say don't think about it

CALGARY — Garrett Green found good advice for riding a bull in the book "The Inner Game of Tennis". Preparing to board a three-quarter ton mass of muscle, horn and unpredictability named "Fidget Spinner" or "Mr. Sunshine" tends to ruffle the mind.
Cody Ceci, Alex Kerfoot sign contract extensions with Toronto Maple Leafs

Cody Ceci, Alex Kerfoot sign contract extensions with Toronto Maple Leafs

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed two of their newest acquisitions to contract extensions. Defenceman Cody Ceci agreed to a one-year extension for US$4.
Alaine Chartrand won't compete at start of next figure skating season

Alaine Chartrand won't compete at start of next figure skating season

OTTAWA — Two-time Canadian figure skating champion Alaine Chartrand will not compete in the 2019-20 Grand Prix and Challenger series events. Skate Canada announced Thursday that the 23-year-old from Prescott, Ont.
Canadian rugby sevens men look to book Olympic ticket at North America qualifier

Canadian rugby sevens men look to book Olympic ticket at North America qualifier

The Canadian men's rugby sevens team looks to join Canada's women this weekend in booking its ticket to the 2020 Olympics. And while the automatic qualification of the U.S.
Challenging times ahead as Lampard returns to Chelsea

Challenging times ahead as Lampard returns to Chelsea

Frank Lampard was hired as the first English manager of Chelsea in 23 years on Thursday, making a return to the club where he is the all-time record scorer from his trophy-laden 13 years as a player.

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Wednesday's Games Women's World Cup Semifinals Netherlands 1 Sweden 0 --- MLB American League Chicago White Sox 7, Detroit 5, 1st game Toronto 6, Boston 3 Baltimore 9, Tampa Bay 6 L.A.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games Women's World Cup Semifinals Netherlands 1 Sweden 0 --- MLB American League Chicago White Sox 7, Detroit 5, 1st game Toronto 6, Boston 3 Baltimore 9, Tampa Bay 6 L.A.
Drury hits Blue Jays' third homer off Sale in 6-3 win over Red Sox

Drury hits Blue Jays' third homer off Sale in 6-3 win over Red Sox

TORONTO — Jacob Waguespack didn't have time to rethink his game plan after the Blue Jays decided to shake things up an hour before first pitch.
Dutch reach first Women's World Cup final, will face US

Dutch reach first Women's World Cup final, will face US

LYON, France — When Jackie Groenen received the ball, even though she was outside the penalty area, the Dutch midfielder knew she had to seize her opening.