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Canada made it to the Davis Cup semis - now what are its chances?

Canada made it to the Davis Cup semis...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 23: The Canadian men's tennis team has pulled off back-to-back-to-back upsets to reach the semifinals of the...

Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taison banned for one game for reacting to racist abuse

Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taison banned for one game...

Kyiv (Ukraine) Nov 22: Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taison has been handed a one-match ban by the Ukrainian FA for his...

Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taison banned for one game for reacting to racist abuse

Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taison banned for one game...

Kyiv (Ukraine) Nov 22: Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taison has been handed a one-match ban by the Ukrainian FA for his...

Paralyzed Humboldt Bronco takes first steps after Thailand surgery

Paralyzed Humboldt Bronco takes first steps after Thailand...

Calgary (Canada) Nov 22: Ryan Straschnitzki has taken his first steps since being paralyzed in the Humboldt bus crash 19...

'It would be a dream come true': Winnipeg-born Bombers mull ending Grey Cup drought

'It would be a dream come true': Winnipeg-born...

Manitoba (Canada) Nov 22: They're trying not to think about it, but there's no way around it: The Winnipeggers on...

Big air: The latest evolution of Dara Howell

Big air: The latest evolution of Dara Howell

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 22: At the top of the white board at Dara Howell's Toronto-based gym, you'll see "Dara 3.0"...

Kelowna selected to host 2021 Brier

Kelowna selected to host 2021 Brier

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 22: Kelowna, B.C., is set to host the Canadian men's curling championship for the first time since...

CFL commissioner working to bring Vanier Cup back to Grey Cup week

CFL commissioner working to bring Vanier Cup back...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 22: The Vanier Cup will become part of Grey Cup again if the CFL commissioner gets his...

Carabins aiming to contain Dinos' offensive attack in Vanier Cup

Carabins aiming to contain Dinos' offensive attack in...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 22: Montreal Carabins head coach Danny Maciocia admits the Calgary Dinos offence has affected his sleep this...

'I knew I wasn't done': Ticats QB Dane Evans considered hanging up cleats before CFL opportunity

'I knew I wasn't done': Ticats QB Dane...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 22: Hamilton Tiger-Cats quarterback Dane Evans says he was thinking about hanging up his cleats before agreeing...

A leader on offence, rookie Cale Makar working to hone his defensive game

A leader on offence, rookie Cale Makar working...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 22: Most of the talk about Cale Makar has focused on the Colorado Avalanche rookie defenceman's offensive...

Coaching-change Hail Mary has paid off for a number of NHL teams in recent years

Coaching-change Hail Mary has paid off for a...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 22: With Sheldon Keefe in and Mike Babcock out, the Toronto Maple Leafs organization and fans are...

Chelsea Carey hoping lucky hat inspires Blue Bombers in Grey Cup

Chelsea Carey hoping lucky hat inspires Blue Bombers...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 22: Canadian curler Chelsea Carey is gearing up for Sunday's Grey Cup game in Calgary and is...

Canada matches best Davis Cup result with win over Australia in quarter-finals

Canada matches best Davis Cup result with win...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 22: Canada has advanced to the semifinals at the Davis Cup Finals.

Russia's Spartak FC withdraws from Florida Cup in US amid visa problems

Russia's Spartak FC withdraws from Florida Cup in...

Moscow (Russia) Nov 21: The management of the Moscow-based Spartak football club decided not to take part in the Florida...

Edmonton pilot hopes to cross the finish line in international electric airplane race

Edmonton pilot hopes to cross the finish line...

Edmonton (Canada) Nov 21: Scott Holmes and his team are trying to accomplish something that's never been done before in...

Canada draws Cuba, Colombia, Venezuela in 1st round of Olympic baseball qualifier

Canada draws Cuba, Colombia, Venezuela in 1st round...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: Canada's men's baseball team will be in Group B with Colombia, Cuba and Venezuela at the...

'It's very tough': Nick Nurse, other NHL coaches weigh in on Babcock firin

'It's very tough': Nick Nurse, other NHL coaches...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: While his team has performed well early this season despite losing its top player from last...

Maple Leafs fire head coach Mike Babcock amid 6-game losing streak

Maple Leafs fire head coach Mike Babcock amid...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: The Toronto Maple Leafs have fired head coach Mike Babcock and replaced him with Sheldon Keefe.

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

Canada's soccer men face tougher road to World...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: It looks like Canada will slip out of the top six in CONCACAF when the new...

Old friends Steinauer, O'Shea now meet as foes in Grey Cup

Old friends Steinauer, O'Shea now meet as foes...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: Jim Barker will have a unique opportunity Sunday.

Women's hockey Dream Gap Tour coming back to Toronto in January

Women's hockey Dream Gap Tour coming back to...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: The Professional Women's Hockey Association's Dream Gap Tour is returning to Toronto.

Senators' Bobby Ryan enters NHL/NHLPA player assistance program

Senators' Bobby Ryan enters NHL/NHLPA player assistance program

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: Ottawa Senators forward Bobby Ryan will be away from the team indefinitely while taking part in...

NHLPA files grievance against Winnipeg Jets on behalf of Dustin Byfuglien: reports

NHLPA files grievance against Winnipeg Jets on behalf...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: The NHLPA filed a grievance against the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday challenging their suspension of Dustin...

Russian football team defeats San Marino 5:0 in UEFA Euro 2020 qualifiers

Russian football team defeats San Marino 5:0 in...

Serravalle Scrivia (Italy) Nov 20: Russia's national football team has defeated San Marino 5:0 in a guest match in the...

Mauricio Pochettino sacked by Tottenham Hotspur

Mauricio Pochettino sacked by Tottenham Hotspur

London (UK) Nov 20: Mauricio Pochettino has been sacked by Tottenham Hotspur just six months after leading the club to...

B.C.'s Scott Mathieson spent 8 years playing pro ball in Japan, hopes to end career at Tokyo Olympics

B.C.'s Scott Mathieson spent 8 years playing pro...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: When pitcher Scott Mathieson announced his retirement from professional baseball last month, he was already...