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A star is born at the Tour: 22-year-old champion Egan Bernal

A star is born at the Tour: 22-year-old champion Egan Bernal

PARIS — The skies over Paris were yellow, ignited by a glorious golden sunset. The partying fans' shirts were yellow, Colombians making themselves at home on the Champs-Elysees.
Long toss: Indians pitcher Bauer heaves ball over CF wall

Long toss: Indians pitcher Bauer heaves ball over CF wall

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In a startling scene, Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer suddenly heaved the ball from just past the mound over the centre field wall Sunday while being taken out of the game against Kansas City.

Canada's Maude-Aimee Leblanc second at Symetra Tour's CDPHP Open

ALBANY, N.Y. — Maude-Aimee Leblanc of Sherbrooke, Que., shot a 2-under 69 to tie for second on Sunday at the Symetra Tour's CDPHP Open. American Robynn Ree fired a 4-under 67 in the final round to win the tournament at 13 under.
Canada coach John Herdman still positive despite World Cup qualifying changes

Canada coach John Herdman still positive despite World Cup qualifying changes

TORONTO — John Herdman has taken a few kicks in the teeth in recent weeks.
Rare sight in F1 as both Mercedes struggle at German GP

Rare sight in F1 as both Mercedes struggle at German GP

HOCKENHEIM, Germany — On what was supposed to be a day of celebration, the rarest of sights in Formula One saw both Mercedes drivers struggling badly at Sunday's dramatic German Grand Prix.
Jin Young Ko wins at Evian for 2nd major title of season

Jin Young Ko wins at Evian for 2nd major title of season

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France — Jin Young Ko took advantage of a friend's bad luck to win her second major title of the season on Sunday, and reclaimed No. 1 spot in the women's world golf rankings.
Nerveless Verstappen excels in the rain; Mercedes struggles

Nerveless Verstappen excels in the rain; Mercedes struggles

HOCKENHEIM, Germany — The wetter and wilder the German Grand Prix became, the more it suited Max Verstappen's nerveless driving. The 21-year-old Red Bull driver's brilliant performance came alongside a rare collapse from Mercedes.

Gimme Five: Canadians to watch Monday at the Pan American Games

LIMA, Peru — Here are five Canadian athletes/teams to watch on Monday at the Pan American Games: ELLIE BLACK (GYMNASTICS) The Halifax gymnast started her Pan Ams with a silver in the team competition on Saturday. The all-around final is Monday.

Source: Toronto FC looking at signing French winger Nicolas Benezet

Toronto FC is looking to add French winger Nicolas Benezet. According to L'Equipe in France, the MLS team is in "advanced discussions" to bring the 28-year-old midfielder to Toronto.
Canada wins women's 4x100-metre relay bronze to end best-ever world championships

Canada wins women's 4x100-metre relay bronze to end best-ever world championships

GWANGJU, Korea, Republic Of — Canada won the bronze medal and set a national record in the women's 4x100-metre medley relay on Sunday to put an exclamation point on the country's most successful FINA World Championships ever.
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