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Hamilton's Kia Nurse named a starting guard for the WNBA all-star game

Hamilton's Kia Nurse named a starting guard for the WNBA all-star game

NEW YORK — Hamilton's Kia Nurse has been named as one of the starting guards for the WNBA All-Star Game. Nurse is averaging 16 points, 2.1 assists, 2.7 rebounds and one steal over 15 games, all starts, for the New York Liberty this season.
IndyCar rookies Rosenqvist, Ferrucci looking to repeat past success in Toronto

IndyCar rookies Rosenqvist, Ferrucci looking to repeat past success in Toronto

TORONTO — IndyCar rookie Santino Ferrucci will be looking to repeat the success he found eight years ago when he raced on the Honda Indy Toronto track for the first time. He'll have to follow the rules this time though.
'Not about 24': Williams to face Halep in Wimbledon final

'Not about 24': Williams to face Halep in Wimbledon final

WIMBLEDON, England — Hours before her Wimbledon semifinal, Serena Williams spent some time deep in thought and arrived at a couple of conclusions.
Raptors officially sign forward Stanley Johnson, guard Terence Davis

Raptors officially sign forward Stanley Johnson, guard Terence Davis

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors have officially signed forward Stanley Johnson and guard Terence Davis. The team did not release terms of the contracts. The Athletic last week reported Johnson's contract to be a two-year deal worth US$7.5 million.
Canadian featherweight Julia Budd looks for third straight Bellator title defence

Canadian featherweight Julia Budd looks for third straight Bellator title defence

Canadian Julia (The Jewel) Budd says she is fighting for her legacy when she defends her Bellator featherweight title for a third time Friday night against unbeaten Israeli (Big Bad) Olga Rubin.
Canada gets marquee matchup against host Brazil at FIFA U-17 World Cup

Canada gets marquee matchup against host Brazil at FIFA U-17 World Cup

Canada has been handed a marquee matchup to open the FIFA U-17 World Cup — against host Brazil on Oct. 26. The young Canadian men were matched with Brazil, New Zealand and Angola in Group A at Thursday's draw at FIFA headquarters in Zurich.
'Robot umpires' debut in independent Atlantic League

'Robot umpires' debut in independent Atlantic League

YORK, Pa. — "Robot umpires" have arrived. The independent Atlantic League became the first American professional baseball league to let a computer call balls and strikes Wednesday night at its All-Star Game.

Scores and Schedule

Wednesday's Games Canadian Soccer Championship Third round, first leg Ottawa (USL) 3 HFX Wanderers (CPL) 2 Montreal (MLS) 2 York 9 (CPL) 2 Vancouver (MLS) 0 Cavalry (CPL) 0 --- Thursday's Games (All Times Eastern) CFL Edmonton at British Columbia, 10

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games Canadian Soccer Championship Third round, first leg Ottawa (USL) 3 HFX Wanderers (CPL) 2 Montreal (MLS) 2 York 9 (CPL) 2 Vancouver (MLS) 0 Cavalry (CPL) 0 --- The Canadian Press
De Freitas leads Fury past Wanderers 3-2 in third round of Canadian Championship

De Freitas leads Fury past Wanderers 3-2 in third round of Canadian Championship

HALIFAX — Thiago De Freitas scored twice in the first half to help the Ottawa Fury to a 3-2 win over the HFX Wanderers on Wednesday night in the third round of the Canadian Championship.