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Canada's Manny Osborne-Paradis makes his season debut in men's downhill at Lake Louise, Alta., on Saturday (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 2 p.m. ET), looking to carry over a strong finish to the 2016-17 season and a productive summer of strength training. more »
Canadian fighter Arthur Biyarslanov loves all that amateur boxing did for his career. But as the “Chechen Wolf” explains, the lack of funding and support from Boxing Canada made the decision to turn pro an easy one. more »