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Puerto Rico tops Canada 90-77 to win bronze at U17 Basketball World Cup

SANTA FE, Argentina — Despite a game-high 31 points from Canada's Addison Patterson, Puerto Rico pulled away in the third quarter to capture bronze with a 90-77 win over Canada at the FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup.

Not a morning person: Brittany Crew wins Sunday morning's shot put crown

OTTAWA — The alarm went off early for Brittany Crew's shot put event Sunday morning. But Crew's body clock is well-prepped to throw at any time of day or night, thanks to the mock competition work she's done with coach Richard Parkinson.
Borucki embracing challenge of rookie season as Blue Jays fall to Yankees in 10

Borucki embracing challenge of rookie season as Blue Jays fall to Yankees in 10

TORONTO — Ryan Borucki's introduction to the big leagues hasn't been easy, but the rookie left-hander is embracing the challenge.
Hinchcliffe wins at Iowa for 1st victory of '18

Hinchcliffe wins at Iowa for 1st victory of '18

NEWTON, Iowa — Less than two months after failing to qualify for the Indianapolis 500, James Hinchcliffe roared from behind to seize one of the more satisfying wins of his IndyCar career.
Vettel puts neck on the line to beat Hamilton in British GP

Vettel puts neck on the line to beat Hamilton in British GP

SILVERSTONE, England — After labouring with neck pain on Saturday, Sebastian Vettel found the perfect tonic 24 hours later — matching Alain Prost's total of 51 Grand Prix victories and denying main rival Lewis Hamilton a record-setting win in his hom
Gabriela Stafford wins third 1,500 metre title after a "little prayer" for mom

Gabriela Stafford wins third 1,500 metre title after a "little prayer" for mom

OTTAWA — In the last decade, Gabriela Stafford has found solace out on long runs. And when pre-race nerves threaten to derail her, she finds strength in thinking of her mom.
Canada's track team has a new middle-distance star in teenager Marco Arop

Canada's track team has a new middle-distance star in teenager Marco Arop

OTTAWA — Marco Arop was a star-struck 17-year-old watching the men's 800-metre final at the Canadian track and field championships in 2016.
Sagan wins Stage 2 in Tour de France, Froome has calmer ride

Sagan wins Stage 2 in Tour de France, Froome has calmer ride

LA ROCHE-SUR-YON, France — A year after leaving the Tour de France in disgrace, Peter Sagan earned the race's yellow jersey on Sunday after doing what he does best: Powering past the competition to reach the finish line.

Dana White confirms Brock Lesnar will make UFC comeback soon

LAS VEGAS — Brock Lesnar is coming back to the UFC next year, and new heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier wants to fight him.
Alphonso Davies dominates as Vancouver Whitecaps edge Chicago Fire 3-2

Alphonso Davies dominates as Vancouver Whitecaps edge Chicago Fire 3-2

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps made earning a win tougher than it needed to be Saturday night, said the team's head coach. Carl Robinson said his players should have shut down the Chicago Fire as Vancouver held on for a 3-2 win at B.C. Place.