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With Canadian legend Patrick Chan absent from this year's world championships, and his career likely coming to an end, a worlds rookie improbably stepped up to fill the void on Thursday in Milan, Italy. more »
It was a Canadian sweep atop the podium at the final halfpipe ski World Cup event of the season, with Cassie Sharpe winning the women's competition and Noah Bowman winning the men's event on Thursday. more »
Canada's Keegan Messing skated to a new personal best in the men's short program at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Milan, Italy. The 26-year-old scored 93.00 to sit sixth heading into Saturday's free program. more »
Canada's Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro skated to a personal-best score of 133.84 in the pairs free skate en route to a sixth-place finish at the world figure skating championships in Milan, Italy. more »