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Tired of moral victories, Elks host Redblacks looking for first win of 2024

Tired of moral victories, Elks host Redblacks looking for first win of 2024

EDMONTON — Chris Jones doesn’t believe in moral victories. The coach and general manager of the 0-4 Edmonton Elks is fully aware that his team has played four close games through what has been a very tough schedule.
Barbora Krejcikova wins Wimbledon for her second Grand Slam trophy by beating Jasmine Paolini

Barbora Krejcikova wins Wimbledon for her second Grand Slam trophy by beating Jasmine Paolini

LONDON (AP) — Barbora Krejcikova kept insisting that nobody — not her friends, not her family, not even herself — would believe she won Wimbledon for her second Grand Slam title.
Princess of Wales set to attend Wimbledon men's final on Sunday in rare public appearance

Princess of Wales set to attend Wimbledon men's final on Sunday in rare public appearance

LONDON (AP) — The Princess of Wales is set to attend the Wimbledon men's final on Sunday in a rare public appearance after her cancer diagnosis.
Collaros has first TD pass of season as Blue Bombers top Stampeders 41-37

Collaros has first TD pass of season as Blue Bombers top Stampeders 41-37

WINNIPEG — Zach Collaros wasn’t just glad to throw his first touchdown pass of the season, it was his particular target that made it extra satisfying.
Geraldo Perdomo drives in 9th run with sac fly to lift the Diamondbacks past the Blue Jays, 5-4

Geraldo Perdomo drives in 9th run with sac fly to lift the Diamondbacks past the Blue Jays, 5-4

PHOENIX (AP) — Geraldo Perdomo brought home Corbin Carroll with a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning , and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 on Friday night. The Diamondbacks jumped above .
Canada defeats Romania 35-22 in rugby test match in Ottawa

Canada defeats Romania 35-22 in rugby test match in Ottawa

OTTAWA — Chalk one up for the home team and a hometown kid. Conner Keys of nearby Stittsville, Ont., fell for rugby back in 2006 when he watched Canada play Scotland in an A match at Twin Elm Rugby Park back in 2006.
Humble and hungry B.C. Lions challenge Saskatchewan Roughriders for best in West

Humble and hungry B.C. Lions challenge Saskatchewan Roughriders for best in West

SURREY, B.C. — Vernon Adams Jr. is on track to make CFL history. The B.C. Lions quarterback, however, isn't particularly concerned about his passing numbers. “The biggest thing is winning. Just win, baby. That’s it," he said Friday.
Canadian 400m star Christopher Morales Williams turns pro with Olympics approaching

Canadian 400m star Christopher Morales Williams turns pro with Olympics approaching

Christopher Morales Williams is going pro. The 19-year-old from Vaughan, Ont., announced his decision on Friday after two standout years at the University of Georgia.
Toronto FC coach John Herdman has new Olympic role — proud father

Toronto FC coach John Herdman has new Olympic role — proud father

TORONTO — No stranger to the Olympics with two bronze medals on his coaching resume, John Herdman will have a new role this summer with the Paris Games. Proud father. Herdman's 19-year-old son Jay is on New Zealand's Olympic soccer roster.
Ottawa's Dabrowski, partner Routliffe advance to women's doubles final at Wimbledon

Ottawa's Dabrowski, partner Routliffe advance to women's doubles final at Wimbledon

LONDON — Ottawa's Gabriela Dabrowski and partner Erin Routliffe are a win away from their second Grand Slam title after downing the American team of Desirae Krawczyk and Caroline Dolehide 6-4, 6-3 on Friday in the women's doubles semifinals at Wimble