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Indigenous activist pleased to hear Cleveland MLB team plans to drop nickname

Indigenous activist Douglas Cardinal applauded Cleveland's Major League Baseball for planning to change its team nickname and predicted it could have a "ripple effect" on other clubs with similar monikers.

Bianca Andreescu preparing for return after quiet year-long absence

When we last heard from Bianca Andreescu on the tennis court, a left knee injury forced her to withdraw from the WTA Finals. Now based in Monte Carlo, Andreescu is planning to return for the Australian swing in early 2021.

Andreescu excited about return to court, progress from knee injury

Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu, who hasn't played a competitive match since suffering a knee injury over a year ago, says she'll return in January at the Australian Open. "I am feeling really good about the progress I've made during my time off."

Defending champion Koe serves Bottcher 1st loss in Brier to give Team Canada new life

The defending champions were one shot away from a dreaded fourth loss at the Tim Hortons Brier. However, a rare miss by Alberta's Brendan Bottcher gave Kevin Koe's Team Canada new life. Bottcher blew a draw for the win and Koe took advantage with an open hit in an extra end for a 5-4 victory.

Brad Gushue rides early lead to 4th win at Canadian men's curling championship

Brad Gushue of Newfoundland and Labrador defeated Nunavut's Jake Higgs 7-2 on Tuesday morning at the Brier in Kingston, Ont., and moves into sole possession of second place in Pool B with a 4-1 record.

Canada's Koe, Ontario's Epping get last 2 spots in Brier championship round

The championship round picture became clearer Wednesday at the Tim Hortons Brier with two spots still up for grabs entering the evening draw.

Trent Thornton spins a gem as Blue Jays rout Red Sox

Rowdy Tellez and Teoscar Hernandez homered and four Toronto pitchers combined on a two-hit shutout as the Blue Jays dumped the Boston Red Sox 8-0 on Wednesday night at Rogers Centre.

Blue Jays edge Red Sox to end 7-game losing streak

Rowdy Tellez hit a go-ahead two-run shot in the fifth inning — one of three Toronto homers on the night — as the Blue Jays defeated the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Tuesday at Rogers Centre.

Jin Young Ko takes Brooke Henderson's CP Women's Open title

Top-ranked Jin Young Ko is the winner of the CP Women's Open after closing with a 64 for a 26-under-par 262 total, seven shots ahead of defending champion Brooke Henderson of Smiths Falls, Ont.

Henderson returns to defend CP Women's Open title, 12-year-old Liu set to make debut

Brooke Henderson remembers being rather star-struck when she made her first appearance at the CP Women's Open. It's a feeling that fellow Canadian Michelle Liu is experiencing herself this week at the Magna Golf Club.

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