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American Dressel ready to take on the world in Gwangju

16 Jul 2019

Two years after making a splash as U.S. swimming's "next big thing", Caeleb Dressel heads into the world championships in South Korea looking to show his rivals he is the man to beat at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Swimming-American Dressel ready to take on the world in Gwangju

16 Jul 2019

July 16 Two years after making a splash as U.S. swimming's "next big thing", Caeleb Dressel heads into the world championships in South Korea looking to show his rivals he is the man to beat at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Dos Santos powers Mexico to eighth Gold Cup title

08 Jul 2019

Mexico's Jonathan dos Santos scored in the 73rd minute to give his side a 1-0 win over the United States in the CONCACAF Gold Cup final on Sunday.

Doping: WADA chief says path to bringing Russian cases to justice has been painful

04 Jul 2019

WADA Director General Olivier Niggli said the process to get the first batch of Russian doping cases turned over to international sports federations had been "very painful" but he was confident that sanctions would soon follow.

Canada get timely reminder from World Cup ahead of Haiti clash

27 Jun 2019

Canadian coach John Herdman said his squad will go into Saturday's Gold Cup quarter-final against Haiti with a fresh reminder at how thin the margins can be after watching their female counterparts fall at the women's World Cup.

Engelbert bids to take WNBA to new heights

27 Jun 2019

Cathy Engelbert left her mark during a four-year stint as chief executive of Deloitte and now hopes to have a similar impact in her new role as commissioner of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA).

Serena headed to Wimbledon seeking return to form

27 Jun 2019

Serena Williams will bring her quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title to Wimbledon next week where she will try to shake off a nagging knee injury and show the tennis world that her window of opportunity is still open.

Leonard's future with Raptors hangs over team's maiden NBA title

14 Jun 2019

TORONTO The Toronto Raptors took down the dynastic Golden State Warriors to win Canada's first NBA title but now face perhaps their toughest battle yet as they try to convince Kawhi Leonard to have a long-term future with the team.

Raptors breakthrough as NBA champions represents shift in Canada's identity

14 Jun 2019

TORONTO The Toronto Raptors completed a remarkable evolution from a laughingstock to NBA champions on Thursday with a victory that could very well shift the identity of a country long associated with ice hockey.

Blues forward O'Reilly named Stanley Cup playoffs MVP

13 Jun 2019

St. Louis Blues forward Ryan O'Reilly was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the most valuable player of the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup playoffs on Wednesday after leading his team to their first championship.

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