Montreal Sports News
Olympic champion Caster Semenya is challenging a recently introduced IAAF regulation, calling it "discriminatory." The two-time Olympic gold medallist in the 800-metre will file a legal case today before the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Canada's Tyler Mislawchuk placed third at the ITU Triathlon World Cup race in Antwerp, Belgium on Sunday. The 23-year-old from Oak Bluff, Man., finished with a time of 58 minutes, 17 seconds. Belgian Jelle Geens edged New Zealand's Tayler Reid to win the event.
Eric Lamaze and Fine Lady won a $385,000 Grand Prix on Sunday at the Spruce Meadows Continental tournament. Lamaze and the 15-year-old Hanoverian mare claimed bronze together at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Mexico upset the defending champion Germans, Serbia shut out Costa Rica 1-0 and Switzerland held Brazil to a draw.
An Egypt team official has confirmed goalkeeper Mohamed Elshenawy declined to receive a player of the match trophy at the World Cup for religious reasons. The trophy, an artistic red goblet, is sponsored by Budweiser. Islam prohibits the consumption of alcohol.
Brooks Koepka captured his second consecutive U.S. Open title at Shinnecock Hills in Southampton, N.Y. The 28-year-old from West Palm Beach, Fla., shot a two-under 68 in the final round to finish plus-one for the major.
Canada's senior artistic gymnast team won five medals at a weekend World Challenge Cup event, including one gold from pommel horse champion Thierry Pellerin of Levis, Que.
Teoscar Hernandez and Yangervis Solarte broke a tie with back-to-back home runs in the eighth inning, Randal Grichuk added a pair of solo homers and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Washington Nationals 8-6 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
Brazil joined the list of big teams struggling to win their opening matches at the World Cup in Russia as the five-time champions were held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland on Sunday.
Canada fell 3-2 to France in Volleyball Nations League play despite a match-high 23 points from Nick Hoag on Sunday in Varna, Bulgaria. Canada is eighth of 16 teams with one weekend remaining in round-robin play.
Germany became the third defending champion in the last 16 years to lose its opening match at the World Cup, falling to Mexico 1-0 in Moscow on Sunday.
Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime successfuly defended his ATP Challenger Sopra Steria Open title on Sunday in Lyon, France.
Aleksandar Kolarov's curling free kick in the 56th minute has helped Serbia to a 1-0 win over Costa Rica in its World Cup opener on Sunday in Russia.
Roger Federer defeated Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6 (3) to mark his return from three months off with the Mercedes Cup title on Sunday in Stuttgart, Germany.
Kyle Dubas promised his wife he would continue to show emotion after becoming general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs. He kept his word — and then some — when the Marlies, Toronto's American Hockey League affiliate he oversaw the last four seasons, won the Calder Cup earlier this week.
Mohamed Salah celebrated turning 26 with a Chechen cake, but his biggest present was the news that he will play in Egypt's next World Cup match.
Phil Mickelson's frustrations got the best of him at the U.S. Open, as was evident when he hit a moving ball with his putter.
Ryan Straschnitzki, 19, is undergoing physiotherapy at the Shriners Hospital in Philadelphia after becoming paralyzed from the chest down in a crash between a semi-trailer and a bus carrying the Broncos junior hockey team.
With World Cup time upon us, Rob Pizzo breaks down what you need to know about one of the biggest events in the world. Whether you are a die-hard fan, or one that watches soccer every four years, this video has you covered.
While it may be the most popular game on Earth, not everyone watching the 2018 World Cup is a soccer expert — and that may include you. No worries. We're here to help you out with some snack-sized knowledge to get you sounding like a pro.