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Youth movement for Little League World Series broadcasters

Youth movement for Little League World Series broadcasters

ESPN will be using young broadcasters as part of the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The first of two KidsCast presentations will be the MLB Little League Classic between the Los Angeles Angels and Cleveland Indians on Aug.
Canada's Andreescu out of National Bank Open

Canada's Andreescu out of National Bank Open

Canada's Bianca Andreescu had a few words for the woman who ended her quest to defend her National Bank Open title on Thursday.
Ohtani hurls 6 innings, doubles in Angels' 6-3 win over Jays

Ohtani hurls 6 innings, doubles in Angels' 6-3 win over Jays

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani pitched six innings of three-hit ball to win his third consecutive start, and he also doubled and scored an early run in the Los Angeles Angels' 6-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday night.
Chisox, Yanks go deep into corn; Field of Dreams hosts more

Chisox, Yanks go deep into corn; Field of Dreams hosts more

DYERSVILLE, Iowa (AP) — As the bus carried the New York Yankees through the cornfields blanketing this serene, rolling farmland of northeast Iowa, Aaron Judge noticed a difference from the usual arrival in the next city.
Canada welcomes home Olympians after Tokyo Games with an outdoor drive-in celebration

Canada welcomes home Olympians after Tokyo Games with an outdoor drive-in celebration

TORONTO — Team Canada's athletes are being welcomed home now that the torch at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has been extinguished.
CPL champion Forge FC defeats El Salvador's CD FAS in CONCACAF League opener

CPL champion Forge FC defeats El Salvador's CD FAS in CONCACAF League opener

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — Canadian Premier League champion Forge FC opened its Scotiabank CONCACAF League campaign Thursday with a comfortable 3-1 victory over El Salvador's CD FAS.

Canadian female cricketers look to impress at three-day tournament

TORONTO — Thirty-six cricketers will be looking to make their mark at the 2021 Canadian National Women’s Championships, the first edition of the tournament since 2018.

Two Canadians to ride for Israel Start-Up Nation in Spanish Vuelta

Canadians Alex Cataford and James Piccoli have been named to the Israel Start-Up Nation team for the Spanish Vuelta. It's the second Grand Tour event for both. Piccoli, a 29-year-old from Montreal, took part in last year's race.
Canada's Mike Weir excited to make Shaw Charity Classic debut

Canada's Mike Weir excited to make Shaw Charity Classic debut

CALGARY — Mike Weir made history at the 1999 Air Canada Championship at Northview Golf and Country Club in Surrey, B.C. More than 20 years later, the 51-year-old golfer from Sarnia, Ont.
Canada's Rory MacDonald still smarting from last PFL appearance

Canada's Rory MacDonald still smarting from last PFL appearance

It's been some eight weeks since Rory (The Red King) MacDonald lost to Gleison Tibau, and the Canadian welterweight still can't believe it.