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Olympic champion Germany edges Canada 3-2 on late goal in women's soccer friendly

Olympic champion Germany edges Canada 3-2 on late goal in women's soccer friendly

HAMILTON — Kenneth Heiner-Moller didn't get a win on his home coaching debut for Canada but he found plenty of positives in Sunday's 3-2 loss to Olympic champion Germany.
This one goes to 11: Nadal beats Thiem for French Open title

This one goes to 11: Nadal beats Thiem for French Open title

PARIS — In full control of the French Open final, a rather familiar position for him, Rafael Nadal suddenly was worried.
Olympic champion Germany edges Canada 3-2 on late goal in women's soccer friendly

Olympic champion Germany edges Canada 3-2 on late goal in women's soccer friendly

HAMILTON — Substitute Turid Knaak scored in the 84th minute to give Olympic champion Germany a 3-2 win over Canada in a women's soccer friendly Sunday.
Veteran Canadian receiver Anthony Parker released by Calgary Stampeders

Veteran Canadian receiver Anthony Parker released by Calgary Stampeders

Anthony Parker's time with the Calgary Stampeders has come to an end. The Canadian receiver was released Sunday after seven seasons with the Stampeders. Last week, Calgary landed former all-star Eric Rogers.
Jacques Villeneuve calls driving dad's car in Montreal parade lap special

Jacques Villeneuve calls driving dad's car in Montreal parade lap special

MONTREAL — Fans in the packed grandstands at the Canadian Grand Prix stood and cheered as Jacques Villeneuve toured the track in the car his father Gilles used to win the race 40 years ago. Villeneuve rode his father's No.

Canadian women beat France for bronze in Paris rugby sevens stop

PARIS — Canada's women's rugby sevens team beat host France 17-10 on Sunday for the bronze medal at the HSBC Paris tournament while the Canadian men placed fourth after a 38-5 loss to New Zealand.
Blue Jays prospect Guerrero Jr. to miss at least 4 weeks

Blue Jays prospect Guerrero Jr. to miss at least 4 weeks

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays say prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. will miss at least four weeks because of a strained patellar tendon in his left knee.
Hamilton's Matthew Gaudet instrumental in Yale's NCAA men's lacrosse title

Hamilton's Matthew Gaudet instrumental in Yale's NCAA men's lacrosse title

Canadian Matthew Gaudet looked around Gilette Stadium, at the nearly 30,000 fans watching the NCAA men's lacrosse championship, and was filled with a sense of gratitude.
Season preview: QB questions as Roughriders enter 2018 CFL season

Season preview: QB questions as Roughriders enter 2018 CFL season

REGINA — Chris Jones has made up his mind on who will start at quarterback for the Saskatchewan Roughriders this season, although he's holding those cards close to his chest.
Justify's Triple Crown run caps magical run for Canadians John and Tanya Gunther

Justify's Triple Crown run caps magical run for Canadians John and Tanya Gunther

What a ride it's been for Canadian John Gunther and Glennwood Farm. Justify captured the Belmont Stakes by 1 3/4 lengths Saturday to become just the 13th U.S. Triple Crown champion and second since 1978.