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Reds first baseman Joey Votto still romantic for Rogers Centre

Reds first baseman Joey Votto still romantic for Rogers Centre

TORONTO — SkyDome will always have a special place in Joey Votto's heart. And yes, the six-time all-star has to correct himself and say Rogers Centre when speaking about Toronto's ballpark.
Fresh off first loss in nine games, CF Montréal looks to get back on winning track

Fresh off first loss in nine games, CF Montréal looks to get back on winning track

MONTREAL — It was fun while it lasted, but the streak has come to an end. CF Montréal’s club-record eight game unbeaten run was ended on Wednesday in a 2-1 loss at Nashville.

Canada advances to men's semifinals at 2022 world junior curling championships

JÖNKÖPING, Sweden — Canada advanced to the men's semifinals at the world junior curling championships with a 6-3 win over Sweden on Friday. Owen Purcell's Halifax rink won four straight games to finish at 6-3, good for third place in the round robin.

FIFA plans to announce 2026 World Cup host cities on June 16

FIFA will announce its host cities for the 2026 World Cup on June 16 with Edmonton, Toronto and Vancouver the three Canadian options waiting to hear their name.
Morreale says J. Cole signing not just about creating buzz for CEBL

Morreale says J. Cole signing not just about creating buzz for CEBL

TORONTO — Mike Morreale says as of late Thursday evening, there were "thousands and thousands and thousands" of people on the waiting list to buy tickets for the Scarborough Shooting Stars inaugural season.

Canada's Thibeault claims gold, Cavanagh takes silver at world women's boxing champs

ISTANBUL — Canada's Tammara Thibeault was golden at the women's world boxing championships on Friday. The 25-year-old from Regina won the middleweight category (70-75 kilograms) with a split-decision win (4-1) over Atheyna Bylon of Panama.
Rick Bowness won't return as coach of Dallas Stars

Rick Bowness won't return as coach of Dallas Stars

Rick Bowness will not return as head coach of the Dallas Stars after nearly three seasons in which he led them to the 2020 Stanley Cup Final and the playoffs again this year.
Vancouver's Marino qualifies for French Open with win over Australia's Mendez

Vancouver's Marino qualifies for French Open with win over Australia's Mendez

PARIS — Vancouver's Rebecca Marino qualified for the French Open with a 6-2, 6-0 win over Australia's Seone Mendez on Friday.
Canadian men upset Argentina in rugby sevens tournament in Toulouse

Canadian men upset Argentina in rugby sevens tournament in Toulouse

TOULOUSE, France — David Richard's try with less than 30 seconds remaining lifted Canada to a 19-12 upset win over Argentina on Friday at the HSBC France Sevens.
Auger-Aliassime looks to translate clay-court form into elusive French Open success

Auger-Aliassime looks to translate clay-court form into elusive French Open success

PARIS — Top-ranked Canadian player Félix Auger-Aliassime isn’t exactly cursed at the French Open. But he is still seeking his first career main-draw match win in Paris.