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Feb 29th, 2008
World Cup 2018: Everything you need to know in seven charts
Are Germany really that good at penalties? How important is home advantage? And which Mexican defender has the same World Cup scoring record as Cristiano Ronaldo? As World Cup fever sets in, we answer all that and more... World Cup 2018:...
Well, we're going to have to start spelling it STANLEY CUP, because it's ALL CAPS!
May 17th, 2018 by Yo0
Football - Week ?
So, this week I'm 1-1-1. Saturday night the RougeBlacks lost to the Ti-Cats, 26-22. Boo. Sunday morning Hertha Berlin drew Werder Bremen, 1-1. Yay(ish) Sunday afternoon the Ravens crushed the Bengals, 20-0. Wahoo! All in all, not a bad...
England's over-60s walking footballers beat Italy to lift trophy
Tommy Charlton, the younger brother of 1966 World Cup winners Jack and Bobby has, like his brothers, helped England to lift a trophy - in the first ever over-60s walking football tournament. England beat Italy 3-1 at Brighton & Hove Albion's Amex...
Manchester City brush aside Arsenal to win Carabao Cup
Runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City, arguably the best team in Europe right now, have won English football's first silverware of the season by brushing aside London giants Arsenal in the Carabao Cup Final. Manchester City brush aside Arsenal...
Commonwealth Games: Gold Coast to hand over to Birmingham
More than 2,000 dancers from Birmingham will be performing in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games closing ceremony to welcome the event to the Midlands in 2022. In 15 minutes, performers hope to "tell the story of a city that is young, diverse and...
Cricket ;-) Ok, Canadian-peeps, how many of you 1, have played organised cricket, either at school or in a team? 2, fully (NB: fully) understand cricket? 3, attended a professional cricket match in England? 4, ditto, in Canada? Most...
Cambridge win the 162nd University Boat Race
Cambridge University have beaten Oxford to win the 162nd edition of the Boat Race and end their rivals' recent dominance. The victory was their first in four years, and came after a run of six wins from eight for Oxford Cambridge cruise to first...
Mar 23rd, 2018 by Mowich
Kaetlyn Osmond wins figure skating worlds....
..........1st Canadian female champ in 45 years. Kaetlyn Osmond ended Canada's lengthy drought at the world figure skating championships. The 22-year-old from Marystown, N.L., won the women's singles crown...
Mar 18th, 2018 by Mowich
2018 Paralympic Games
Brian McKeever became the most decorated Winter Paralympian in Canadian history after winning Gold in the x-country event for the visually impaired. "The 38-year-old of Canmore, Alta., raced to his third straight ...
2018 Six Nations Champions gets underway
The 2018 Rugby Union Six Nations Championship gets underway today. Defending champions England are looking to become the first nation in 135 years to win the title outright for three consecutive years. They have lost only once under coach Eddie Jones -...
1901 footage of rugby match is the world's oldest
Fascinating footage from more than a hundred years ago, believed to be the first ever game of rugby caught on film, has resurfaced ahead of the final week of the 2018 Six Nations. The video, which is just under a minute in length, shows a 1901...
Feb 20th, 2018 by gopher
fergie star spangled banner
Fergie It was sexy: Fergies NBA All-Star Game anthem confuses, amuses | Toronto Sun can't say i care for the jazz rendition of the star spangled banner.
Copa America 2016
Well, it's been a blast. Last night in the quarterfinals, the USA beat Ecuador 2-1 in a brutal match. But it was a Pyrrhic victory. Bobby Wood and Bedoya will be suspended for the semi-final due to two yellow cards in two games, and Jermaine Jones...
Dec 26th, 2017 by Sorrow
Rumor in 2018
Maybe it's time to review the world-class football world in Europe. But in this subject, it is Spain, Italy, Germany and the English league football. Silly Season winter 2018: 1. Ciro Immobile This I believe go to Man United. 2. Alexis Sánchez
2018 World Juniors - Buffalo
It's the most wonderful time of the year. Haven't paid much attention to the rosters but I suppose, as usual, Canada is one of the favorites. Watching Can/Sui exhibition whilst getting a Christmas glow on
Dec 6th, 2017 by avro23
Russia Banned from 2018 Olympics-World Yawns
People forget/never understood how big a deal Olympic participation used to be for Russia in the Bad Old Days of the Soviet (read commie swine) Empire. And for all that they got rid of the commissars they couldn't give up their cheating lying ways- if...
(by bill barilko)
Match day EPL
Man United starting XI tonight: De Gea Smalling, Lindelof, Rojo Valencia, Matic, Pogba, Young Martial, Lingard Lukaku We could played 3 midfielder but is 4 midfielder.
Nov 27th, 2017 by Kreskin
I've given up on the Roughriders. Now I have a new team to support. . . Le Rouge-et-noir!
NFL Kneeling Protest
If I was the mayor or police chief of an NFL city, I would ask for volunteer cops, black and white, to go out and kneel with the NFL players and say "Yes, there are problems. We know there are problems. Let's work on them together." And I'd talk to the...
Houston Astros Win World Series
It was the Astros game from the start. Great pitching and early RBIs on the board were enough to hold off LA. It was a great game. Apparently, this is an historic win for Houston - so good on them. I think the final was 5 - 1. I know for sure the...
England stage comeback against Spain to win Under-17 World Cup
England won the Under 17 World Cup in stunning fashion, staging an improbable fightback from two goals down to stun Spain in the Final and lift the trophy for the first time amid delirious scenes. It completes an unprecedented year of success for...
Wayne, say it ain't so
Its been nearly two decades since Wayne Gretzky last decked out opponents in the NHL, but on Monday night, VIPs at a charity function in Hamilton claim The Great One pulled a fast one on them. VIP attendees paid between $999 and $1499 for tickets...
American cricket gets ready for take-off
One of the world's most popular sports is barely known in the US. But, driven by a new generation of immigrants, could cricket finally take off? American cricket gets ready for take-off By Owen Amos BBC News, Washington DC 14 October 2017 ...
Ravens Anthem Singer Resigns
OK, I feel sorry for the guy. He feels so torn by all the dwama around the whole kneeling thing that he felt compelled to give up his job as the anthem singer (I know, right? Who knew that was a job?). Fortunately, the Ravens' placekicker is an...
The Invictus Games
GO TEAM CANADA! :canada: I watched W5 prior to the opening ceremonies of the games. The benefits of wounded vets becoming involved in some type of sport and...
WATCH: Young girl hit by foul ball during Yankees game
WATCH: Young girl hit by foul ball during Yankees game THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 05:26 PM EDT | Updated: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 05:35 PM EDT NEW YORK Aaron Judge hit his AL-leading 45th home run and...