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Canada goes unbeaten in preliminaries after 3-0 win over Sweden at Hlinka Gretzky Cup

RED DEER, Alta. — Canada's men's under-18 team closed out preliminary play undefeated after a 3-0 victory over Sweden on Wednesday at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup.
Waterman nets pivotal goal as Montreal defeats Crew 2-1

Waterman nets pivotal goal as Montreal defeats Crew 2-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Joel Waterman scored in the fourth minute of stoppage time and Montreal beat the Columbus Crew 2-1 on Wednesday night. Montreal (12-8-3) tied it at 1 in the 88th minute on a goal from Kei Kamara.
Kailer Yamamoto, Oilers agree to terms on two-year extension

Kailer Yamamoto, Oilers agree to terms on two-year extension

EDMONTON — Forward Kailer Yamamoto has agreed to terms on a two-year extension with the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday. The deal will carry an average annual value of US$3.1 million.

Canada cricket captain Navneet Dhaliwal scores second century in less than a week

KING CITY, Ont. — Captain Navneet Dhaliwal notched his second century in less than a week in ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League A play as Canada defeated Qatar by 184 runs Wednesday.
Marino advances to Citi Open quarterfinals with win over Petkovic

Marino advances to Citi Open quarterfinals with win over Petkovic

WASHINGTON — Canadian qualifier Rebecca Marino advanced to the quarterfinals of the Citi Open tennis tournament with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 win over Germany's Andrea Petkovic on Wednesday.
ElNahas beats Canadian teammate Reyes for gold in Commonwealth men's judo

ElNahas beats Canadian teammate Reyes for gold in Commonwealth men's judo

BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom — Canada's Shady ElNahas captured gold in judo on Wednesday — but he had to beat his teammate to do it, which says everything about the strength of Canada's judo team at the Commonwealth Games.
Calgary featherweight (Mean) Hakeem Dawodu lands fight on high-profile UFC 279 card

Calgary featherweight (Mean) Hakeem Dawodu lands fight on high-profile UFC 279 card

Calgary featherweight (Mean) Hakeem Dawodu will face American Julian (Juicy J) Erosa on the undercard of UFC 279 next month in Las Vegas. The high-profile main event of the Sept.
Hits by Siri, Peralta lift Rays to 3-2 win over Blue Jays

Hits by Siri, Peralta lift Rays to 3-2 win over Blue Jays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Hits by newly acquired Jose Siri and David Peralta produced the winning run for the Tampa Bay Rays in a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday.
World Rugby funds Canadian injury, concussion research, co-led by player

World Rugby funds Canadian injury, concussion research, co-led by player

CALGARY — Rugby's world governing body has given the University of Calgary half a million dollars to study concussion and injury prevention among young women in the game.
Once a club for men, Muirfield hosts Women's British Open

Once a club for men, Muirfield hosts Women's British Open

MUIRFIELD, Scotland (AP) — Catriona Matthew had reason to believe she was in a great place at Muirfield, or at least as good as it could get for women in 1992.