• January 28, 2022

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Canada’s Pospisil falls in 1st round of National Bank Open

Canada’s Pospisil falls in 1st round of National Bank Open

Canadian Vasek Pospisil was halfway to the second round at the National Bank Open before falling to Tommy Paul of the United States in three sets on Monday. The 24-year-old qualifier took the match 6-7 (5),…

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Canadian Leylah Fernandez defeats Hercog to advance at Serbia Open

Canadian Leylah Fernandez defeats Hercog to advance at Serbia Open

Canada’s Leylah Annie Fernandez is heading to the second round of the Serbia Open. Fernandez, from Laval, Que., defeated Polona Hercog of Slovenia 7-5, 6-1 in the opening round of the WTA Tour clay-court event…

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Serena Williams out in second round of Italian Open

Serena Williams out in second round of Italian Open

Serena Williams’ 1,000th tour-level match ended in defeat as she marked her return to action with a 7-6 (6), 7-5 loss to Nadia Podoroska on Wednesday in the second round of the Italian Open. The eighth-seeded Williams,…

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Poirier shocks Mcgregor with TKO in 2nd round

Poirier shocks Mcgregor with TKO in 2nd round

Many felt like Dustin Poirier was going to be nothing more than a body for Conor McGregor in the main event of Saturday’s UFC 257. Poirier had other plans in mind, using damaging calf kicks…

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Auger-Aliassime’s season comes to quick end as Salvatore Caruso surges into Sofia Open quarters

Auger-Aliassime’s season comes to quick end as Salvatore Caruso surges into Sofia Open quarters

Felix Auger-Aliassime became the second highly seeded Canadian to make an early exit from the Sofia Open after falling to Italy’s Salvatore Caruso in second-round action Wednesday. Caruso, ranked 82nd in the world, defeated Auger-Aliassime…

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Raptors go down fighting in longest, strangest season in history

Raptors go down fighting in longest, strangest season in history

Championship defense ends with Game 7 loss to Celtics in 2nd round. When the Toronto Raptors were swept by Washington in the first round of the 2015 playoffs, Kyle Lowry made himself read every scathing…

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Denis Shapovalov gets Canada off to winning start at U.S. Open

Denis Shapovalov gets Canada off to winning start at U.S. Open

Denis Shapovalov advanced to the second round of the U.S. Open with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory over American qualifier Sebastian Korda on Monday. Shapovalov, the 12th seed from Richmond Hill, Ont., had to…