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New Tennis Canada CEO vows to raise bar on winning and create safe, inclusive environment

Gavin Ziv's journey at Tennis Canada started when he was a ball kid in 1987. It set him on a path that has led him to the top job at the national sport organization. The 48-year-old will begin the role of chief executive officer in late fall.

Jannik Sinner beats Alex de Minaur in National Bank Open final for 1st Masters 1000 title

Italy's Jannik Sinner defeated Australia's Alex de Minaur 6-4, 6-1 in Toronto to win the National Bank Open for his first career Masters 1000 series title. At the women's tournament in Montreal, American Jessica Pegula put on a dominant display by defeating Liudmila Samsonova of Russia 6-1, 6-0

Pegula takes down No. 1 Swiatek, will play Samsonova in National Bank Open final in Montreal

American Jessica Pegula held on to defeat world No. 1 Iga Swiatek of Poland 6-2, (4) 6-7, 6-4 in Montreal on Saturday in a match where serving appeared to be a major disadvantage, advancing to the National Bank Open women's singles final.

Top-ranked Alcaraz, 2nd-seeded Medvedev fall in quarterfinals at National Bank Open

Upsets ruled at the National Bank Open in Toronto on Friday. American Tommy Paul eliminated top-seeded Carlos Alcaraz of Spain in the evening quarterfinal, a few hours after Australia's Alex de Minaur surprised second-seeded Russian Daniil Medvedev.

Raonic's National Bank Open run halted in 3rd round by unseeded American, Fernandez also ousted

Canada's Milos Raonic is making a third-round exit at the National Bank Open. He dropped a 6-3, 6-3 decision to American Mackenzie McDonald at Sobeys Stadium.

Canada's Raonic outlasts No. 9 seed Tiafoe in opening round of National Bank Open

An unusual set-ending ruling didn't go Milos Raonic's way Monday night. The veteran Canadian made sure it didn't lead to his first-round exit at the National Bank Open in Toronto.

Eugenie Bouchard falls in qualifying at National Bank Open in Montreal

In a three-set duel, hometown favourite Eugenie Bouchard had some good moments but not enough to book a ticket to the second round of the National Bank Open women's singles qualifiers on Saturday in Montreal.

Auger-Aliassime to face qualifier, Raonic draws Tiafoe in 1st round of National Bank Open

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime will play a qualifier in his opening match at the National Bank Open in Toronto. The 56-man singles draw for the ATP Tour event was completed today at a downtown Toronto hotel.

Katherine Henderson takes over president, CEO role with Hockey Canada

Hockey Canada appointed Katherine Henderson as its next president and chief executive officer on Tuesday. The ex-Curling Canada CEO will guide a national sport organization in rebuild mode after a series of scandals led to the departure of top federation brass.

Bassitt strikes out career-high 12 to help Blue Jays edge Giants for series win

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a two-run homer and Toronto starter Chris Bassitt had a career-high 12 strikeouts as the Blue Jays edged the visiting San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Thursday night.