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Navneet Dhaliwal to captain Canada at ICC World Cup Americas Qualifier

Navneet Dhaliwal to captain Canada at ICC World Cup Americas Qualifier

TORONTO — Navneet Dhaliwal will captain Canada at the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Americas Qualifier in Antigua from Nov. 7 to 15. The Canadian men will be joined by Argentina, Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, Panama and the U.S.
Montreal Alouettes to honour former standout defensive lineman John Bowman on weekend

Montreal Alouettes to honour former standout defensive lineman John Bowman on weekend

John Bowman will get the chance to formally say good-bye. The Montreal Alouettes will honour their career sacks leader Saturday night during their home game against the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
Redblacks limp into game against Stampeders with banged-up defence

Redblacks limp into game against Stampeders with banged-up defence

OTTAWA — One of the few relatively bright spots during the Ottawa Redblacks' dismal 2021 season has been their defence. When they host the Calgary Stampeders on Friday night, three big pieces of that defence will not be dressed.
Fritz beats pal Tommy Paul on birthday in St. Petersburg

Fritz beats pal Tommy Paul on birthday in St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Taylor Fritz celebrated his 24th birthday by beating doubles partner Tommy Paul 7-6 (3), 6-4 to advance to the quarterfinals of the St. Petersburg Open on Thursday.
Edmonton Elks are still searching for first victory this year at Commonwealth Stadium

Edmonton Elks are still searching for first victory this year at Commonwealth Stadium

Home field has been anything but an advantage this season for the Edmonton Elks. Edmonton is a dismal 0-5 at Commonwealth Stadium this year. The Elks (2-7) return there Friday night to host the Hamilton Tiger-Cats (5-5).
Canada's Ashley Lawrence a finalist for BBC Women's Footballer of the Year

Canada's Ashley Lawrence a finalist for BBC Women's Footballer of the Year

Canadian Ashley Lawrence is one of five finalists for BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2021. The 26-year-old fullback/midfielder from Caledon, Ont.
New pairs team James, Radford hope for more improvement at Skate Canada International

New pairs team James, Radford hope for more improvement at Skate Canada International

There have been moments where the muscles were screaming or things weren't clicking when Vanessa James and Eric Radford wondered — briefly — what the heck they were thinking.

Aircraft operator found guilty in Emiliano Sala crash trial

CARDIFF, Wales (AP) — The businessman who organized the flight that resulted in the death of Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala was found guilty on Thursday of endangering the safety of an aircraft.
Women, young people more supportive of land acknowledgments by NHL teams: survey

Women, young people more supportive of land acknowledgments by NHL teams: survey

MONTREAL — Women, English speakers and young people are more likely to support land acknowledgments by hockey teams, according to a new survey commissioned by the Association for Canadian Studies.
Whitecaps defeat Minnesota United FC to leapfrog into fifth place in MLS West

Whitecaps defeat Minnesota United FC to leapfrog into fifth place in MLS West

VANCOUVER — The journey isn’t over yet, but the Vancouver Whitecaps used a 2-1 victory over Minnesota United FC Wednesday night to take a huge step toward securing a Major League Soccer playoff spot.