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Serven drives in five, Jays thump Pirates 8-4 for first pre-season win

Serven drives in five, Jays thump Pirates 8-4 for first pre-season win

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Brian Serven hit a three-run homer and drove in five runs and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-4 Monday for their first win of spring training.
Former Canadian international Rhian Wilkinson to coach Welsh women's soccer team

Former Canadian international Rhian Wilkinson to coach Welsh women's soccer team

Former Canadian international Rhian Wilkinson has been named coach of the Wales women's team. Wilkinson, a Canada Soccer Hall of Famer, won 181 caps for Canada in a distinguished playing career that stretched from 2003 to 2017.
Toronto says World Cup cost estimate now at $380 million, cites additional match

Toronto says World Cup cost estimate now at $380 million, cites additional match

The City of Toronto estimates it will cost $380 million to host World Cup matches in the city, an increase of $80 million compared to a 2022 forecast partly because of the addition of another match to the schedule.
Toronto FC plans to manage Insigne's minutes this season to help keep him healthy

Toronto FC plans to manage Insigne's minutes this season to help keep him healthy

TORONTO — Lorenzo Insigne saw a little more than an hour's action in Toronto FC's season-opening scoreless draw at FC Cincinnati.
Maple Leafs recall goaltender Woll after successful conditioning stint with Marlies

Maple Leafs recall goaltender Woll after successful conditioning stint with Marlies

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have recalled goaltender Joseph Woll from his conditioning stint with the American Hockey League's Toronto Marlies, the NHL club announced Monday.
Canada's Christopher Morales Williams sets world indoor 400m record over weekend

Canada's Christopher Morales Williams sets world indoor 400m record over weekend

Christopher Morales Williams continued raising his profile on the U.S. university track scene this weekend. The 19-year-old Vaughan, Ont., native set a world indoor record in the men's 400 metres with a time of 44.
Castillo knew he had to be patient in order to return to Blue Bombers

Castillo knew he had to be patient in order to return to Blue Bombers

Experience has taught Sergio Castillo the value of patience. The veteran kicker re-signed with Winnipeg on Friday, some 10 days after becoming a CFL free agent.
Kaprizov, Marner, Shesterkin named NHL's three stars of the week

Kaprizov, Marner, Shesterkin named NHL's three stars of the week

NEW YORK — Minnesota left-wing Kirill Kaprizov, Toronto right-wing Mitch Marner and New York Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin are the NHL's three stars of the week. Kaprizov led the NHL with six goals and 12 points in four games.
Canadian cyclist Derek Gee sidelined after crashing in Belgium one-day race

Canadian cyclist Derek Gee sidelined after crashing in Belgium one-day race

Canadian cyclist Derek Gee is recovering from a broken collarbone and other injuries after crashing on the weekend in the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad one-day race in Belgium.
Veteran Canadian linebacker Muamba announces CFL retirement

Veteran Canadian linebacker Muamba announces CFL retirement

TORONTO — Canadian linebacker Henoc Muamba has called it a career. The 35-year-old made the announcement Sunday on his Instagram account.