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Hawks overcome Russell's batting heroics, defeat Knights in Global T20 cricket final

Hawks overcome Russell's batting heroics, defeat Knights in Global T20 cricket final

BRAMPTON, Ont. — The Winnipeg Hawks overcame an Andre Russell-led comeback to defeat the Vancouver Knights on Sunday in the final of the Global T20 cricket tournament.
Rafael Nadal cruises past Daniil Medvedev to win fifth Rogers Cup title

Rafael Nadal cruises past Daniil Medvedev to win fifth Rogers Cup title

MONTREAL — A teenage Rafael Nadal's victory over Andre Agassi in the final of the 2005 Rogers Cup was a symbolic passing of the torch from one tennis generation to the next.
Canada wins mixed team bronze to reach Pan Am golf podium for first time

Canada wins mixed team bronze to reach Pan Am golf podium for first time

LIMA, Peru — His game sputtering at times this season, golfer Austin Connelly changed some clubs and tried out a new putter this week at the Pan Am Games.
Tanaka silences explosive Blue Jays offence as Yankees hold on for 1-0 win

Tanaka silences explosive Blue Jays offence as Yankees hold on for 1-0 win

TORONTO — A 13-pitch, ninth-inning at-bat from rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr. may have ended in a double play, but it had his Blue Jays teammates and manager filled with marvel on Sunday.
Canada's Andreescu wins Rogers Cup after Williams retires due to injury

Canada's Andreescu wins Rogers Cup after Williams retires due to injury

TORONTO — As soon as Bianca Andreescu heard that Serena Williams was retiring from their Rogers Cup final, she went to her opponent's bench, took a knee, and started consoling the veteran tennis player.
Canada earns Olympic berth in men's recurve archery at Pan Am Games

Canada earns Olympic berth in men's recurve archery at Pan Am Games

LIMA, Peru — Canada's archery team defeated Chile 5-4 in the men's team recurve final and Crispin Duenas added gold in the men's individual recurve — earning Canada a spot at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in the process — as competition at the 2019 Pan Ame
Maguire's United routs Chelsea in EPL opener; Arsenal wins

Maguire's United routs Chelsea in EPL opener; Arsenal wins

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester United started its Premier League campaign with a morale-boosting 4-0 win over old rival Chelsea with the world's most expensive defender Harry Maguire impressing on his debut for the hosts.
Canada downs Finland in men's volleyball, looks toward regional Olympic qualifier

Canada downs Finland in men's volleyball, looks toward regional Olympic qualifier

NINGBO, China — Canada's men's volleyball team finished up its Olympic qualification tournament with a 3-0 win over Finland on Sunday. Set scores were 25-16, 26-24, 25-20 in a match that had no bearing on qualification for the 2020 Tokyo Games.
US fencing medallist Imboden bends the knee at Pan Am Games

US fencing medallist Imboden bends the knee at Pan Am Games

LIMA, Peru — Olympic fencing medallist Race Imboden took a knee in protest during his team's foil medal ceremony at the Pan American Games.
Banks' late TD grab rallies Hamilton Tiger-Cats past B.C. Lions 35-34

Banks' late TD grab rallies Hamilton Tiger-Cats past B.C. Lions 35-34

HAMILTON — Once again, diminutive Brandon Banks stood tall for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Dane Evans hit Banks on a 23-yard scoring strike with 1:02 remaining to rally Hamilton to a thrilling 35-34 home win over the B.C. Lions on Saturday night.
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