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Canada's comeback falls just short as Mexico wins women's soccer friendly 2-1

Canada's comeback falls just short as Mexico wins women's soccer friendly 2-1

MEXICO CITY — A spirited comeback attempt fell just short as the Canadian women's soccer team saw its five-game winning streak ended with a 2-1 loss to Mexico on Saturday.
Alouettes list receiving leader Lewis among starters for East Division semifinal game

Alouettes list receiving leader Lewis among starters for East Division semifinal game

Khari Jones will one of his top playmakers on the field Sunday for the East Division final. The Montreal head coach was emphatic Saturday receiver Eugene Lewis will play when the Alouettes face the Hamilton Tiger-Cats at Tim Hortons Field.

Canadian short-track speedskater Kim Boutin races to 500 gold at World Cup event

DORDRECHT, Netherlands — Canada's Kim Boutin blazed to the top of the podium on Saturday at a World Cup short-track speedskating event. Boutin, from Sherbrooke, Que., crossed the finish line in 42.464 seconds, ahead of Italy's Arianna Fontana (42.
Canadian ice dancers Fournier Beaudry, Soerensen win bronze at Rostelecom Cup

Canadian ice dancers Fournier Beaudry, Soerensen win bronze at Rostelecom Cup

SOCHI, Russia — Canadian ice dancers Laurence Fournier Beaudry and Nikolaj Soerensen won the bronze medal Saturday at the Rostelecom Cup. It was a fourth medal in four competitions this season for the Montreal tandem.

Next two Islanders games postponed as eighth player enters COVID protocol

NEW YORK — The NHL has postponed the New York Islanders' games at least through Tuesday as the team deals with a growing number of players in COVID-19 protocol.

Canada's Brady Leman takes silver at skicross World Cup opener

TAIZICHENG, China — Canada's Brady Leman took the silver medal in men's competition Saturday at the season-opening World Cup skicross event at the Secret Garden ski resort.

South Africa men, Australia women go unbeaten in winning Dubai Sevens

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — South Africa's men and Australia's women won the Dubai Sevens in style Saturday, with both sides going unbeaten at the first stop of the 2022 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series.

WHL Roundup: Pickering gets winner in OT in Broncos' win over Warriors

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — Owen Pickering scored the game-winner less than a minute into overtime to lead the Swift Current Broncos to a 2-1 victory over the Moose Jaw Warriors in the Western Hockey League on Friday.
Tavares, Nylander lead Maple Leafs past Sharks 4-1

Tavares, Nylander lead Maple Leafs past Sharks 4-1

SAN JOSE, Calif. — John Tavares and William Nylander each had a goal and assist and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the San Jose Sharks 4-1 on Friday night.

Lockwood scores lone goal in Abbotsford's 4-1 AHL loss in Tucson

TUCSON, Ariz. — Will Lockwood scored the lone goal for the Abbotsford Canucks in a 4-1 AHL loss to the Tucson Roadrunners on Friday.