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Canada's roster for women's world hockey championship

Canada's roster for women's world hockey championship

CALGARY — Canada's roster for the women's world hockey championship Aug. 25 to Sept. 4 in Herning and Frederikshavn, Denmark with hometown: GOALTENDERS Ann-Renée Desbiens, Clermont, Que.; Emerance Maschmeyer, Bruderheim, Alta.
Blue Jays outfielder Springer reinstated from 10-day IL, set to play Orioles

Blue Jays outfielder Springer reinstated from 10-day IL, set to play Orioles

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder George Springer has been reinstated from the injured list and will be active for the team's series-opening game against the Baltimore Orioles, the team announced Monday.
Vasek Pospisil, Alexis Galarneau highlight Canadian men's Davis Cup team

Vasek Pospisil, Alexis Galarneau highlight Canadian men's Davis Cup team

Vasek Pospisil will headline the Canadian men's squad set to compete in Valencia, Spain for the round-robin Davis Cup Finals. Alexis Galarneau, Liam Draxl, Gabriel Diallo, and Cleeve Harper were also named to the team by Tennis Canada on Monday.
Flames forward Huberdeau pledges to donate brain for research on brain injuries

Flames forward Huberdeau pledges to donate brain for research on brain injuries

Calgary Flames star Jonathan Huberdeau has pledged to donate his brain to Project Enlist Canada for research on brain injuries.
WNBA's Brittney Griner appeals her Russian prison sentence

WNBA's Brittney Griner appeals her Russian prison sentence

MOSCOW (AP) — Lawyers for American basketball star Brittney Griner have filed an appeal of her nine-year Russian prison sentence for drug possession, Russian news agencies reported Monday, amid talks between the U.S.
Canadian welterweight Rory MacDonald calls an end to mixed martial arts career

Canadian welterweight Rory MacDonald calls an end to mixed martial arts career

Canadian welterweight Rory (Red King) MacDonald, who fought for the UFC title and won the Bellator championship, has called an end to his mixed martial arts career. The 33-year-old from Kelowna, B.C.
Folquet scores twice, France flattens Canada 3-1 in U-20 Women's World Cup

Folquet scores twice, France flattens Canada 3-1 in U-20 Women's World Cup

SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica — Two second-half goals by Magnaba Folquet, including one off a header to snap a scoreless game, helped France defeat Canada 3-1 in the FIFA under-20 Women's World Cup on Sunday at Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica.
Unbeaten Canadians say complacency isn't an issue ahead of game against Finland

Unbeaten Canadians say complacency isn't an issue ahead of game against Finland

EDMONTON — So far, it has been almost too easy for the Canadian junior team.
Bouchard makes successful return to tennis with doubles win in Vancouver

Bouchard makes successful return to tennis with doubles win in Vancouver

VANCOUVER — After 17 long months away from the court due to injury, Eugenie Bouchard of Montreal served notice on Sunday that she's back.
Japan's Baba beats Canada's Chun in U.S. Women's Amateur

Japan's Baba beats Canada's Chun in U.S. Women's Amateur

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — Saki Baba routed Monet Chun of Canada 11 and 9 on Sunday to become the second Japanese winner in U.S. Women’s Amateur history.