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Former swimmer Tewksbury calls queen’s funeral ‘personal,’ proud to represent Canada

Former Canadian swim star Mark Tewksbury was among thousands to honour Queen Elizabeth II at her funeral Monday in London. A funeral that was “personal” to him. Tewksbury, a three-time Olympic gold medallist and a member of the Order of Canada, was among a list of dignitaries Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced last week that … Read more

Checking in: How is Hockey Canada doing on getting its federal funding back?

It’s been three months since the federal government froze Hockey Canada’s funding in the wake of allegations of group sexual assault coming to light. At the time of the funding freeze in June, Minister of Sport Pascale St-Onge specified three requirements for its renewal: the completion of a financial audit of Hockey Canada to ensure … Read more

Auger-Aliassime defeats Kecmanovic, Canada advances to Davis Cup knockout stage

Felix Auger-Aliassime took care of business on Saturday, defeating Serbia’s Marco Kecmanovic in two sets (6-3, 6-4) and pushing Canada through to the Davis Cup knockout stage. The victory comes just a day after Auger-Aliassime beat world No. 1 Carlos Alcaraz to help Canada defeat Spain. Canada began the day with a loss, as 20-year-old … Read more

Coppa Davis, Alcaraz perde, Spagna ko col Canada

Il primo posto degli iberici nel girone B non è più scontato. Nel gruppo D già qualificate Olanda e Usa, ed una delle due sarà l’avversaria dell’Italia Nelle altre partite della quarta giornata delle Finals di Davis Cup arrivano i primi verdetti definitivi, con quattro squadre (più l’Italia) già sicure della qualificazione, ma la notizia … Read more

Lingering World Cup questions for Canada to be answered in September window

Sixty-eight days from now, the Canadian men’s national team will face Belgium in its first World Cup match in 36 years. Yet Canada only has three matches to prepare for the big dance. The first two will be against World Cup hosts Qatar on Sept. 23, followed by Uruguay on Sept. 27. These will be … Read more

Herdman and Canada looking to ‘continue the process’ in friendlies leading up to World Cup

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‘It’s an underdog story for us’: Herdman on adversity ahead for Canada in WC group stage

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Herdman details how Canada progressed through unconventional June window of competition

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Canada Soccer unveils men’s roster for upcoming World Cup prep games

Canada will be without talismanic captain Atiba Hutchinson for World Cup warm-ups later this month against Qatar and Uruguay. A bone bruise has sidelined the 39-year-old Besiktas midfielder, Canada’s all-time men’s cap leader with 97. Canada coach John Herdman says his medical staff will be flying out to see Hutchinson after the two friendlies to … Read more

Hockey Canada looking into potential third sexual assault allegation

Hockey Canada has referred a third sexual assault allegation to an independent third party that will decide if it will be investigated. The national federation confirmed the news Thursday to Sportsnet. “Hockey Canada was informed of a potential situation that we took seriously and immediately sent it to the ITP. Hockey Canada has not received … Read more