• October 16, 2021

Author: Steve Carr

Steve Carr

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Roger Federer to compensate Fans or Reschedule Cancelled match in Bogota

Roger Federer to compensate Fans or Reschedule Cancelled match in Bogota

A cancelled exhibition tennis game featuring Roger Federer in Bogota could be rescheduled for March next year, the Swiss legend’s agent has said. A planned match between the Swiss maestro and Germany’s Alexander Zverev at the Movistar Arena on…

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Canada drops out of CONCACAF hexagonal World Cup qualifying berth

Canada drops out of CONCACAF hexagonal World Cup qualifying berth

Canada has dropped out of the top six among CONCACAF nations in the FIFA rankings following a loss to the United States, putting the Canadians on track to miss the six-team group that will determine…

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Messi breaks Ronaldo UCL record in 700th game

Messi breaks Ronaldo UCL record in 700th game

Barcelona´s captain, Lionel Messi, scored once and set up two goals, as they defeated Borussia Dortmund 3-1, to qualify for the Champions League round of 16 on Wednesday. In doing so, Messi surpassed Cristiano Ronaldo’s…

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Canadian basketball men to face Greece in quest for Olympic berth

Canadian basketball men to face Greece in quest for Olympic berth

The Canadian men’s basketball team may have to get past NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo to get to the Tokyo Olympics. The good news for Canada is it should have the players to do it. Canada drew seventh-ranked Greece, plus…

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Perfect start for Mourinho as Tottenham defeats Olympiakos

Perfect start for Mourinho as Tottenham defeats Olympiakos

Jose Mourinho made a dramatic entrance at his new home as Tottenham came from two goals down to defeat Olympiakos and qualify for the Champions League knockout phase. Mourinho made a low-key entrance for his…

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Jamal Murray commit to playing for Canada in quest for Olympic berth

Jamal Murray commit to playing for Canada in quest for Olympic berth

Jamal Murray wants to lead Canada’s men’s basketball team to the Tokyo Olympics. The Denver Nuggets star guard said he’s committed to playing for Canada this summer, a big boost for a program that has struggled…

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Raptors defeat 76ers in first rematch since The Shot

Raptors defeat 76ers in first rematch since The Shot

Pascal Siakam had 25 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 101-96 victory over Philadelphia on Monday, while holding 76ers centre Joel Embiid to zero points for the first time in his NBA career.…

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Real Madrid vs PSG Champions League match preview

Real Madrid vs PSG Champions League match preview

Real Madrid receives  Paris Saint-Germain to the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday looking for revenge after a Champions League humbling. A 3-0 loss at Parc des Princes in September saw Zinedine Zidane under huge pressure, especially as the hosts were without their complete…

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Manchester City defeats Chelsea

Manchester City defeats Chelsea

Premier League champions Manchester City got back to winning ways by coming from behind to defeat in-form Chelsea in an entertaining match. The visitors, who had won their previous seven away games, led when N’Golo…

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Canada falls to Spain in Davis Cup title

Canada falls to Spain in Davis Cup title

World No. 1 Rafael Nadal defeated Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 7-6 (7) on Sunday to give Spain its sixth Davis Cup title and deny Canada its first. Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont., fended off a pair…

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Canada defeats Australia to reach Davis Cup semis

Canada defeats Australia to reach Davis Cup semis

Canada has advanced to the semifinals at the Davis Cup Finals. Denis Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont., and Vasek Pospisil of Vancouver defeated Australia’s John Peers and Jordan Thompson 6-4, 6-4 in the winner-take-all doubles…

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Chelsea against Manchester City weekend preview

Chelsea against Manchester City weekend preview

In the Premier League game of the weekend, Manchester City receives Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday evening. The reigning champions dropped to fourth-place in the Premier League in gameweek 12 after a 3-1…

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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…