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Semenya responds to court case with victory on track in 800

Semenya responds to court case with victory on track in 800

DOHA, Qatar — Caster Semenya raised a fist to the crowd when her name was called, then easily won what could be the last 800-meter race for the Olympic champion.

Bombers; GM Walters feels fortunate to have landed Kongbo in CFL draft

It was a somewhat tense start to the CFL draft for Kyle Walters. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers GM went into the first round Thursday night with the fourth and fifth selections and a clear idea of who he wanted to take.
Winger Liam Kay ready to return after lengthy injury absence from Wolfpack

Winger Liam Kay ready to return after lengthy injury absence from Wolfpack

TORONTO — The Wolfpack's mid-season return to Canada also marks a new beginning for winger Liam Kay.
Toronto FC set to feel the Florida heat in weekend matchup in Orlando

Toronto FC set to feel the Florida heat in weekend matchup in Orlando

After practising in tuques on Thursday, Toronto FC has jetted south for a steamy afternoon date Saturday with Orlando City SC. It was 6 C at BMO Field but felt like 2.

Decorated trainer Casse chasing first Derby title with War of Will

Mark Casse will need some racing luck Saturday to secure his first-ever Kentucky Derby title. The Casse-trained War of Will will break from the No. 2 post in the 19-horse field at Churchill Downs.
Canadian fighters look to make their mark as UFC touches down in Ottawa

Canadian fighters look to make their mark as UFC touches down in Ottawa

OTTAWA — It's a golden opportunity for Elias Theodorou. The Toronto middleweight takes on American Derek Brunson in the co-main event at a televised UFC card at the Canadian Tire Centre on Saturday night.

Decorated trainer Casse chasing first Derby title with War of Will

Mark Casse will need some racing luck Saturday to secure his first-ever Kentucky Derby title. The Casse-trained War of Will will break from the No. 2 post in the 19-horse field at Churchill Downs.

Iconic Grey Cup trophy receives new base for just third time in its history

TORONTO — The Grey Cup has a new base. The CFL announced Friday the trophy recently received a new base for just the third time in its 110-year history.
Impact hope to continue defensive dominance when they host NYCFC

Impact hope to continue defensive dominance when they host NYCFC

MONTREAL — It hasn't been pretty, but the results are just fine for Montreal Impact manager Remi Garde. "We don't have the most flamboyant game in Major League Soccer," Garde said.
Stan Wawrinka points out 'political chaos' enveloping tennis

Stan Wawrinka points out 'political chaos' enveloping tennis

Three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka says there has been a "worrying decline in moral standards" in tennis as "politics have overshadowed the action on the courts.