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Four defensive TDs highlight last week's CFL regular-season games

Four defensive TDs highlight last week's CFL regular-season games

The CFL has long been about wide-open play and high-scoring offence but last week defences got into the act. Four defensive touchdowns were scored in the league's four games. That included interception returns by B.C.
FC Dallas forward Jesus Ferreira named MLS Young Player of the Year

FC Dallas forward Jesus Ferreira named MLS Young Player of the Year

NEW YORK — FC Dallas forward Jesus Ferreira, whose father David Ferreira was the MLS MVP in 2010, has been named the 2022 MLS Young Player of the Year. The award honours the top player in the league age 22 and under. Players born on, or before, Jan.
Forge FC's Achinioti-Jonsson up for CPL defender of the year after switching position

Forge FC's Achinioti-Jonsson up for CPL defender of the year after switching position

TORONTO — Forge FC's Alexander Achinioti-Jonsson, a defensive midfielder who shifted to centre back this season to fill an injury hole, is up for Defender of the Year in the Canadian Premier League.
Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Russell Teibert undergoes ankle surgery

Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Russell Teibert undergoes ankle surgery

Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Russell Teibert has undergone successful surgery on his right ankle. The club says the 29-year-old is expected to make a full recovery ahead of next season's training camp.
Canada exits FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in India after 1-1 draw with Tanzania

Canada exits FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in India after 1-1 draw with Tanzania

NAVI MUMBAI, India — Canada exited the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup on Tuesday after drawing debutante Tanzania 1-1 in its final opening-round game.
Capitals' Kuznetsov suspended one game for high-sticking Canucks' Burroughs

Capitals' Kuznetsov suspended one game for high-sticking Canucks' Burroughs

NEW YORK — Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov has been suspended for one game without pay for high-sticking Vancouver Canucks defenceman Kyle Burroughs on Tuesday.
Canada dumps India 9-2 at world mixed curling championship for third straight win

Canada dumps India 9-2 at world mixed curling championship for third straight win

ABERDEEN, United Kingdom — Canada's Jean-Michel Menard rolled to a 9-2 win over India's P.N. Raju on Tuesday at the world mixed curling championship.
Longtime NHL coach Mike Keenan takes over as coach of Italian men's national team

Longtime NHL coach Mike Keenan takes over as coach of Italian men's national team

Mike Keenan will be leading the Italian men's national hockey team as head coach, the Italian Ice Sports Federation announced Tuesday. Keenan, 72, coached eight teams in the NHL over a span of 25 years from 1984 to 2009.
Ticats Leonard and White, Alouettes' Pickett named CFL's top performers

Ticats Leonard and White, Alouettes' Pickett named CFL's top performers

TORONTO — Defensive back Richard Leonard and receiver Tim White of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats as well as Montreal Alouettes defensive back Adarius Pickett were named the CFL's top performers for Week 19 on Tuesday.
Women's World Cup ski races conditionally approved for Mont-Tremblant

Women's World Cup ski races conditionally approved for Mont-Tremblant

Women's World Cup ski racing is coming to Mont-Tremblant, Que.