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Canadian hurdler Sage Watson captures Diamond League gold

Canadian hurdler Sage Watson captures Diamond League gold

BRUSSELS — Canada's Sage Watson won the women's 400-metre hurdles on Friday at the Diamond League finals. The native of Medicine Hat, Alta., finished in 55.58 seconds, more than one second ahead of runner-up Paulien Couckuyt of Belgium (56.68).
Eskimos host Stampeders looking to avoid another loss to provincial rivals

Eskimos host Stampeders looking to avoid another loss to provincial rivals

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos can take a big step toward silencing critics who say they haven't beaten anybody of significance with a win over the Calgary Stampeders at Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday.
Joe Thornton, 40, signs 1-year, $2 million deal with Sharks

Joe Thornton, 40, signs 1-year, $2 million deal with Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Joe Thornton is coming back for another season at age 40, signing a one-year, $2 million contract with the San Jose Sharks on Friday after briefly contemplating retirement at the end of last season.
Late arrivals Klassen, Morgan cherishing the chance to play for Canada

Late arrivals Klassen, Morgan cherishing the chance to play for Canada

SHANGHAI — Owen Klassen had just touched down in Belgium and was going through the entrance protocol with his new pro team when he got the call from Canada.
Canadian athletes cheering on Andreescu as teen prepares for U.S. Open final

Canadian athletes cheering on Andreescu as teen prepares for U.S. Open final

Kia Nurse hasn't had to leave her New York apartment to find top-notch entertainment this week.

From #SheTheNorth to betting odds: A few things to know about the US Open final

NEW YORK — Bianca Andreescu will try for Canada's first Grand Slam singles title when she takes on American legend Serena Williams in the women's final of the U.S. Open on Saturday.
Toronto Wolfpack look to end regular season on a win as promotion playoffs loom

Toronto Wolfpack look to end regular season on a win as promotion playoffs loom

TORONTO — With 20 straight wins under their belt, there is little drama for the Toronto Wolfpack as the Betfred Championship regular season wraps up this weekend.
Canada looks to get back on track against Cuba in CONCACAF Nations League play

Canada looks to get back on track against Cuba in CONCACAF Nations League play

TORONTO — John Herdman is the seventh coach that goalkeeper Milan Borjan has worked under since his 2011 senior debut with Canada.
Toronto FC looks to climb the standings at expense of lowly FC Cincinnati

Toronto FC looks to climb the standings at expense of lowly FC Cincinnati

It's a new locale but the same old story for Toronto FC this weekend. Greg Vanney's team visits FC Cincinnati (5-20-3) for the first time Saturday, looking for points and some separation in the crowded Eastern Conference standings.

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