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Canada's Andreescu continues winning ways at U.S. Open, Shapovalov stumbles out

Canada's Andreescu continues winning ways at U.S. Open, Shapovalov stumbles out

NEW YORK — On a day where Canada's Bianca Andreescu continued to roll at the U.S. Open, Denis Shapovalov stumbled out of the tournament.
Canadiens add centre Dvorak after not matching Hurricanes' offer for Kotkaniemi

Canadiens add centre Dvorak after not matching Hurricanes' offer for Kotkaniemi

MONTREAL — Forward Jesperi Kotkaniemi is now a member of the Carolina Hurricanes, but the Canadiens were quick to announce a potential replacement. Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin said Saturday the club won't match Carolina's one-year, US$6.
Coaches trade compliments ahead of Canada-U.S. CONCACAF World Cup qualifying match

Coaches trade compliments ahead of Canada-U.S. CONCACAF World Cup qualifying match

On the eve of World Cup qualifying hostilities, Canadian coach John Herdman and his U.S. counterpart Gregg Berhalter looked to kill each other with kindness.
Toronto Blue Jays hit four home runs to anchor 10-8 victory over Oakland Athletics

Toronto Blue Jays hit four home runs to anchor 10-8 victory over Oakland Athletics

TORONTO — If the Blue Jays are faced with a bases-loaded situation late in the game, clearly left fielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. is up for the challenge these days. For the second consecutive game, Gurriel cleared the bases in the eighth inning.
Canadian middleweight Marc-Andre (Power Bar) Barriault wins again in UFC

Canadian middleweight Marc-Andre (Power Bar) Barriault wins again in UFC

LAS VEGAS — Canadian middleweight Marc-Andre (Power Bar) Barriault continued his winning ways in the UFC on Saturday, earning a unanimous decision over Dalcha Lungiambula on the undercard of a UFC Fight Night card.
Canada defeats U.S. Eagles 34-21 in first leg of Rugby World Cup qualifying series

Canada defeats U.S. Eagles 34-21 in first leg of Rugby World Cup qualifying series

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Canada will take a healthy 13-point lead into the second leg of its Rugby World Cup qualifying series against the U.S. Eagles when the two teams meet next Saturday in Glendale, Colo.

Saskatchewan Roughriders host Bombers to open important West home-and-home series

REGINA — The annual Labour Day clash with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers is always a big deal for the Saskatchewan Roughriders. But during an abbreviated regular season, quarterback Cody Fajardo said it takes on added significance.

Canada's Nate Riech earns 1,500 gold in dominant fashion in his Paralympic debut

Nate Riech was nauseous with nerves before his Paralympic debut Saturday. His right leg was feeling worse than it normally does. "Warming up I felt probably the worst I've ever felt.
Veteran midfielder Junior Hoilett proving to be a difference-maker for Canada

Veteran midfielder Junior Hoilett proving to be a difference-maker for Canada

Junior Hoilett was 25 when he committed to play for Canada. Now 31, the attacking midfielder has become a fan favourite and important part of John Herdman's team.

Stefan Karajovanovic scores early, Wanderers beat Forge 2-0

HALIFAX — Stefan Karajovanovic scored just 12 minutes into the match, and HFX Wanderers FC went on to beat Forge FC 2-0 on Friday in Canadian Premier League play. Peter Schaale doubled the lead for the Wanderers (4-6-5) in the 62nd minute.