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Cristiano Ronaldo pleads guilty to tax fraud at Madrid court

Cristiano Ronaldo pleads guilty to tax fraud at Madrid court

MADRID — With a guilty plea and a huge fine, Cristiano Ronaldo finally put an end to his tax ordeal in Spain.

Hall of Fame QB Joe Montana not a big fan of NFL's overtime format

TORONTO — Joe Montana isn't a big fan of the NFL's overtime format. On Sunday in the AFC title game, New England won the toss to secure the ball to begin overtime.
Dubas not concerned by Leafs' slump; contract talks with Matthews progressing

Dubas not concerned by Leafs' slump; contract talks with Matthews progressing

TORONTO — Kyle Dubas used to live and die with each victory or defeat. "(I'd) really go up and down," he recalled of his time as general manager of the Ontario Hockey League's Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds.

Halifax's HFX Wanderers FC adds two youngsters to Canadian Premier League roster

HALIFAX — HFX Wanderers FC added some young talent Tuesday in the form of 19-year-old striker Vincent Lamy and 20-year-old midfielder Elliot Simmons. Lamy, from Sherbrooke, Que., comes from the Montreal Impact academy.
Kevin Gilmore takes over for Joey Saputo as president of Montreal Impact

Kevin Gilmore takes over for Joey Saputo as president of Montreal Impact

Montreal Impact owner Joey Saputo is stepping down as president of the MLS club, handing those duties to Kevin Gilmore. A 54-year-old Saguenay, Que.

York 9 makes Japan midfielder Wataru Murofushi its second international signing

TORONTO — York 9 FC has made Japanese midfielder Wataru Murofushi its second international player signing.
In The Rings: Can curling conquer challenges to reach the next level?

In The Rings: Can curling conquer challenges to reach the next level?

Armed with a passionate fan base, an ever-growing list of elite competitors and a surge in interest after a memorable Winter Olympics, curling appears primed for a breakout. Whether the opportunity will be harvested remains up in the air.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers sign OL Michael Couture to contract extension

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers signed Canadian offensive lineman Michael Couture to a one-year extension Tuesday. The six-foot-four, 295-pound native of Burnaby, B.C., was scheduled to become a free agent next month. Couture, taken No.

Christine Sinclair scores goal No. 178 in Canada's 1-0 win over Norway

MURCIA, Spain — Captain Christine Sinclair, chasing history, scored the 178th goal of her international career Tuesday to give the Canadian women's soccer team a 1-0 win over Norway in its first full international of 2019.
Canadian talent abound on newly revamped Vancouver Whitecaps squad

Canadian talent abound on newly revamped Vancouver Whitecaps squad

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps may need to stock up on maple syrup now that there are so many Canadians on the roster.