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Canada's De Grasse races to second in 100 and 200 metres at Diamond League Final

Canada's De Grasse races to second in 100 and 200 metres at Diamond League Final

ZURICH — Canada's Olympic champion Andre De Grasse capped his "greatest season ever" with a pair of second-place finishes at the Diamond League Final on Thursday.

Vancouver Whitecaps hope to use fifth consecutive win to claim playoff spot

VANCOUVER — After flirting with a Major League Soccer playoff spot, the Vancouver Whitecaps are hoping for a more permanent relationship when they try to win a franchise record fifth consecutive game against the Portland Timbers on Friday night.

H C Holiday installed as 5-2 early favourite for the $400,000 Prince of Wales Stakes

FORT ERIE, Ont. — H C Holiday was installed as the 5-2 early favourite for the $400,000 Prince of Wales Stakes on Thursday. The 1 3/16-mile race on Fort Erie Racetrack's dirt course is slated for Tuesday night.

Toronto Argonauts hosting Hamilton Tiger-Cats just four days after Labour Day contest

Nick Arbuckle and the Toronto Argonauts don't have time to dwell upon their Labour Day loss to the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Toronto (2-2) hosts Hamilton (2-2) on Friday night at BMO Field.
Players return to Toronto FC after being away on international duty

Players return to Toronto FC after being away on international duty

Toronto FC expects to have all of its players who've been away on international duty back in time for Saturday's return to MLS action at FC Cincinnati.

Giraffe, football star's namesake, dies in Louisiana zoo

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A young giraffe named for a Louisiana football star has died at the Baton Rouge Zoo, zoo officials said Thursday.
Canada names unchanged starting 15 for Rugby World Cup qualifier rematch against U.S.

Canada names unchanged starting 15 for Rugby World Cup qualifier rematch against U.S.

Coach Kingsley Jones has named an unchanged starting 15 for the second leg of Canada's Rugby World Cup qualifying series against the U.S. Eagles. The Canadian men won the first leg 34-21 on Sept. 4 in St. John's, N.L.
Alphonso Davies injury considered minor, Canadian star returns to training with club

Alphonso Davies injury considered minor, Canadian star returns to training with club

Alphonso Davies, who missed Canada's World Cup qualifying win over El Salvador in Toronto on Wednesday, returned to training with Bayern Munich on Thursday. "He took a knock on his knee. He's in good shape, feels well and trained today.
Djokovic tops Berrettini in Open QF to close in on true Slam

Djokovic tops Berrettini in Open QF to close in on true Slam

NEW YORK (AP) — Never fazed, rarely flummoxed, Novak Djokovic is so collected in best-of-five-set matches even when falling behind, as he has done repeatedly at the U.S. Open.

Scoreboard Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Wednesday's Games MLB American League Toronto 6 N.Y. Yankees 3 Seattle 8 Houston 5 Minnesota 3 Cleveland 0 Boston 2 Tampa Bay 1 Baltimore 9 Kansas City 8 Oakland 5 Chicago White Sox 1 National League San Francisco 7 Colorado 4 Miami 2 N.Y.