Jesilou TongioJesilou Tongio is a writer and web geek who joined CBCSports.ca in 2010. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Ryerson University. Her work earned a Sports Media Canada Award in 2009. She was the youngest winner and only female among that year’s awardees.
Fresh off his gold-medal performance at the world track and field championships, Canada's Derek Drouin was forced to pull out of Thursday’s Diamond League meet in Zurich, Switzerland, with what he described as a "flare up" of a potential injury. more »
John Beck came off the bench in relief of injured Travis Lulay to throw touchdown passes to Lavelle Hawkins and Austin Collie as the visiting B.C. Lions downed the Montreal Alouettes 25-16 on Thursday night. more »
Tom Brady learned Thursday he will start the season on the field after a judge lifted the league's four-game suspension of the star quarterback for a scandal over deflated footballs, saying he was treated unfairly by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. The league quickly appealed. more »