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Canada´s soccer men face tougher road to World Cup with expected drop in rankings

Canada´s soccer men face tougher road to World Cup with expected drop in rankings

It looks like Canada will slip out of the top six in CONCACAF when the new FIFA rankings come out later this month. That means the Canadian men will have to maximize points from international…

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United target former City striker Dzeko

United target former City striker Dzeko

According to Mark Ogden of ESPN, Manchester United are taking into account a move for Edin Dzeko in the upcoming January Transfer Window. With United being linked to names such as Mario Mandzukic and Erling Haland,…

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Tottenham fires manager Mauricio Pochettino

Tottenham fires manager Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino is out at Tottenham as the Premier League club parted ways with its manager Tuesday less than halfway through the 2019-20 campaing. A familiar face in the Premier League may be taking over. …

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Canada defeats US in Davis Cup

Canada defeats US in Davis Cup

Canada is heading to the quarterfinals at the inaugural Davis Cup Finals after sweeping a pair of singles matches versus the United States on Tuesday. Denis Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont., clinched the win in…

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Canada ´s Tory Nyhaug retires from BMX cycling for health reasons

Canada ´s Tory Nyhaug retires from BMX cycling for health reasons

BMX racer Tory Nyhaug endured a string of broken bones and sacrificed his spleen for his sport. But the 27-year-old from Coquitlam, B.C., could not survive a concussion, announcing his retirement Monday. The 2015 Pan…

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Tsitsipas defeats Thiem in 3 sets to win ATP Finals

Tsitsipas defeats Thiem in 3 sets to win ATP Finals

Three years after coming to the ATP Finals as a hitting partner to the top pros, Stefanos Tsitsipas is leaving the tournament as champion. Tsitsipas rallied to defeat Dominic Thiem 6-7 (6), 6-2, 7-6 (4)…

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Brazil defeats Mexico in U17 FIFA World Cup

Brazil defeats Mexico in U17 FIFA World Cup

Brazil rallied to defeat Mexico 2-1 on Sunday to conquer its fourth under-17 World Cup title. A Seleção created plenty of quality goalscoring chances, but their finishing let them down as the back of the net eluded them…

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Canada women’s basketball closes out qualifier with perfect record

Canada women’s basketball closes out qualifier with perfect record

Canada’s women’s basketball team put its depth on display Sunday in a authoritarian 110-60 victory over the Dominican Republic in the final match of the FIBA Olympic pre-qualifying tournament. All 12 players hit the scoresheet,…

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Carmelo Anthony to sign with Blazers

Carmelo Anthony to sign with Blazers

Carmelo Anthony, who last played an NBA match in November 2018, has agreed to a non-guaranteed deal with the Portland Trail Blazers, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowksi. Anthony last played for the Houston Rockets, where he averaged 13.4…

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Canada faces US in rematch for Nations league

Canada faces US in rematch for Nations league

The Canadian men’s national team will try to end 2019 on a high when they face the United States in Concacaf Nations League on Friday in Orlando. Canada only needs a point to secure top…