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WNBA's Brittney Griner appeals her Russian prison sentence

WNBA's Brittney Griner appeals her Russian prison sentence

MOSCOW (AP) — Lawyers for American basketball star Brittney Griner have filed an appeal of her nine-year Russian prison sentence for drug possession, Russian news agencies reported Monday, amid talks between the U.S.
Canadian welterweight Rory MacDonald calls an end to mixed martial arts career

Canadian welterweight Rory MacDonald calls an end to mixed martial arts career

Canadian welterweight Rory (Red King) MacDonald, who fought for the UFC title and won the Bellator championship, has called an end to his mixed martial arts career. The 33-year-old from Kelowna, B.C.

Ex-NFL star Aqib Talib's brother wanted in youth coach death

LANCASTER, Texas (AP) — The brother of retired NFL cornerback Aqib Talib has been identified by police as a suspect in the shooting death of a coach at a youth football game in Texas.
Folquet scores twice, France flattens Canada 3-1 in U-20 Women's World Cup

Folquet scores twice, France flattens Canada 3-1 in U-20 Women's World Cup

SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica — Two second-half goals by Magnaba Folquet, including one off a header to snap a scoreless game, helped France defeat Canada 3-1 in the FIFA under-20 Women's World Cup on Sunday at Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica.
Unbeaten Canadians say complacency isn't an issue ahead of game against Finland

Unbeaten Canadians say complacency isn't an issue ahead of game against Finland

EDMONTON — So far, it has been almost too easy for the Canadian junior team.

Sunday's scoreboard for Aug. 14, 2022 games

Sunday's Games 2022 IIHF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP At Edmonton PRELIMINARY ROUND Finland 9 Slovakia 3 Latvia 5 Czechia 2 United States 3 Sweden 2 -- MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Cleveland 7 Toronto 2 Tampa Bay 4 Baltimore 1 Chicago White Sox
Bouchard makes successful return to tennis with doubles win in Vancouver

Bouchard makes successful return to tennis with doubles win in Vancouver

VANCOUVER — After 17 long months away from the court due to injury, Eugenie Bouchard of Montreal served notice on Sunday that she's back.
Japan's Baba beats Canada's Chun in U.S. Women's Amateur

Japan's Baba beats Canada's Chun in U.S. Women's Amateur

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — Saki Baba routed Monet Chun of Canada 11 and 9 on Sunday to become the second Japanese winner in U.S. Women’s Amateur history.
Busta Move: Pablo Carreno Busta tops Hubert Hurkacz in National Bank Open final

Busta Move: Pablo Carreno Busta tops Hubert Hurkacz in National Bank Open final

MONTREAL — Pablo Carreno Busta defied the odds all week at the National Bank Open. The unseeded Spaniard didn't let up in Sunday's final.

Jimenez wins Boeing Classic, Ames finishes tied for third

SNOQUALMIE, Wash. (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Boeing Classic on Sunday for his third PGA Tour Champions victory of the season, closing with a 5-under 67 to hold off David McKenzie by two strokes and Canadian Stephen Ames by four.
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