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Canadians ready to chase NCAA women's basketball title in March Madness

Canadians ready to chase NCAA women's basketball title in March Madness

A look at the Canadians competing in the NCAA women's basketball championship tournament: Alabama: G Ahriahna Grizzle (Toronto) Arizona: G Shaina Pellington (Pickering, Ont.) Central Michigan: F Maryama Turkstra (Dundas, Ont.
Canada's Amihere chasing NCAA title with top-seeded South Carolina

Canada's Amihere chasing NCAA title with top-seeded South Carolina

One date jumped out at Laeticia Amihere and Aaliyah Edwards when this season's NCAA women's basketball schedule was released. Amihere and the South Carolina Gamecocks faced Edwards and her Connecticut Huskies on Feb.
Canada Artistic Swimming suspends two coaches as former swimmers seek to sue

Canada Artistic Swimming suspends two coaches as former swimmers seek to sue

MONTREAL — Canada Artistic Swimming has suspended two coaches and may take action against a third, as five former members of the national team seek to have a class action lawsuit authorized against the governing body.
Canadian Denis Shapovalov ousted in Dubai semifinals

Canadian Denis Shapovalov ousted in Dubai semifinals

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Canada's Denis Shapovalov is out of the Dubai Championships after a semifinal loss. The third-seeded Shapovalov, from Richmond Hill, Ont.

Hend, Samooja share lead at Kenya Open

NAIROBI, Kenya — Scott Hend and Kalle Samooja shared a one-shot lead on Friday after two rounds of the European Tour's Kenya Open. Hend shot the joint best round of the day with a 7-under 64 to move 11 under overall.

Canadian cyclist Michel Woods pledges a carbon-neutral season in 2021

Canadian pro cyclist Michael Woods has committed to a carbon-neutral season in 2021 "Cycling is an amazing way to get around, explore, keep fit and has very little direct impact on the environment," the 34-year-old from Ottawa said in a statement.
Next generation of Canadian luge recruits get a snowy, trackless start in Calgary

Next generation of Canadian luge recruits get a snowy, trackless start in Calgary

CALGARY — Tobogganing down a snowy hill isn't how three-time Olympian Tristan Walker got his start in luge, but Luge Canada's recruitment has come to that without access to a sliding track in Calgary.
'For my future:' Paralyzed hockey player surpasses goals despite pandemic challenges

'For my future:' Paralyzed hockey player surpasses goals despite pandemic challenges

WINNIPEG — Reese Ketler sat behind the wheel of his car and took a deep breath. It had been more than a year since the 21-year-old was able to feel the freedom of being able to drive wherever he wanted — let alone be by himself.

Top-seeded Tsitsipas downs Auger-Aliassime in Mexican Open quarterfinals

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime has been ousted in Acapulco. No. 1 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece toppled Auger-Aliassime in the quarterfinals on Thursday at the Mexican Open.
McDavid scores twice, Edmonton Oilers edge Winnipeg Jets 2-1

McDavid scores twice, Edmonton Oilers edge Winnipeg Jets 2-1

EDMONTON — Midway through the NHL season, Connor McDavid says there's already a playoff-like atmosphere percolating in the North Division. The all-Canadian race grew tighter Thursday as McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers topped the Winnipeg Jets 2-1.