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Morocco challenges North America with 2026 World Cup bid

Morocco challenges North America with 2026 World Cup bid

North America has a late challenge from North Africa in the contest to host the 2026 World Cup. Morocco will also bid for the tournament, with its announcement coming on FIFA's deadline day on Friday.
On the rise: Get to know budding tennis rising star Denis Shapovalov

On the rise: Get to know budding tennis rising star Denis Shapovalov

Canadian teen tennis sensation Denis Shapovalov had the biggest win of his young career on Thursday night when he upset top-seeded Spaniard Rafael Nadal in the round of 16 at the Rogers Cup. While the 18-year-old Richmond Hill, Ont.
Subban joins exclusive group of NHL players with 1 million Twitter followers

Subban joins exclusive group of NHL players with 1 million Twitter followers

TORONTO — P.K. Subban is widely regarded as one of the most entertaining players in the NHL, and he has the Twitter followers to prove it.
At The Turn: Golfers hone shorts game at PGA as game's legwear fixation continues

At The Turn: Golfers hone shorts game at PGA as game's legwear fixation continues

OTTAWA — "In my prime," Jack Nicklaus once wrote, "my legs were very strong.
Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov upsets Rafael Nadal at Rogers Cup

Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov upsets Rafael Nadal at Rogers Cup

MONTREAL — Even Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov was amazed he had beaten tennis superstar Rafael Nadal. The 18-year-old from Richmond Hill, Ont.
Country superstar Shania Twain to perform during halftime at Grey Cup

Country superstar Shania Twain to perform during halftime at Grey Cup

OTTAWA — Country music superstar Shania Twain is coming back to the Grey Cup. The five-time Grammy Award winner from Timmins, Ont.

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Thursday's Games CFL Edmonton 27 Ottawa 20 --- MLB American League Toronto 4 N.Y. Yankees 0 Tampa Bay 4 Cleveland 1 Chicago White Sox 3 Houston 2 (11 innings) Baltimore 7 Oakland 2 L.A. Angels 6 Seattle 3 National League Cincinnati 10 San Diego 3 N.

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games CFL Edmonton 27 Ottawa 20 --- MLB American League Toronto 4 N.Y. Yankees 0 Tampa Bay 4 Cleveland 1 Chicago White Sox 3 Houston 2 (11 innings) Baltimore 7 Oakland 2 L.A. Angels 6 Seattle 3 National League Cincinnati 10 San Diego 3 N.
Bouchard bows out of Rogers Cup with doubles loss, partner Pliskova advances in singles

Bouchard bows out of Rogers Cup with doubles loss, partner Pliskova advances in singles

TORONTO — The old-school Eugenie Bouchard returned to the court Thursday at the Rogers Cup. Her smile was back and there was spring in her step. She looked like the player who enjoyed a breakout season in 2014. The only thing missing was a victory.
Mike Reilly keeps Eskimos undefeated with 27-20 win over Redblacks

Mike Reilly keeps Eskimos undefeated with 27-20 win over Redblacks

OTTAWA — Quarterback Mike Reilly and receiver Chris Getzlaf showed why the Edmonton Eskimos are the only undefeated team in the CFL this season with a pair of plays in the fourth quarter.