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Canadian Kyle (The Monster) Nelson ready for anything on UFC's Fight Island

Canadian Kyle (The Monster) Nelson ready for anything on UFC's Fight Island

Unable to get a visa in time for a short-notice UFC fight in Las Vegas last month, Canadian Kyle (The Monster) Nelson now finds himself in Abu Dhabi at the UFC's Fight Island. The 29-year-old featherweight from Huntsville, Ont.
Toronto FC midfielder Nick DeLeon on life in the MLS is Back Tournament bubble

Toronto FC midfielder Nick DeLeon on life in the MLS is Back Tournament bubble

Nick DeLeon likes space. So life in the MLS is Back Tournament bubble has its challenges for the veteran Toronto FC midfielder. "Training, eating, hanging out in the hotel. Rinse and repeat," he said with a chuckle. But DeLeon has no complaints.

Mackenzie Tour announces four tournaments for pro golfers residing in Canada

TORONTO — The Mackenzie Tour announced on Friday it will hold a series of four tournaments for professional golfers residing in Canada.
Australian BJJ ace Craig Jones making a mark in submission wrestling

Australian BJJ ace Craig Jones making a mark in submission wrestling

Australian Craig Jones has spent the global pandemic training with a few trusted friends in the New York area. And every few weeks, the Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace twists an opponent into a pretzel and forces a tap.
Impact coach laments, mistakes, lack of desire in 1-0 loss to New England

Impact coach laments, mistakes, lack of desire in 1-0 loss to New England

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Montreal Impact coach Thierry Henry made a powerful statement at the start of the match. His team could not match that emotion as the game wore in.
Canadian university football players' careers shortened by age rule, pandemic

Canadian university football players' careers shortened by age rule, pandemic

Dozens of Canadian football players dreaming of hoisting the Vanier Cup in their fifth and final year of university eligibility have had those hopes dashed.

Canadian Taylor Pendrith tied for eighth after first round of Korn Ferry event

SAN ANTONIO — Canadian golfer Taylor Pendrith continued his strong play on the Korn Ferry Tour on Thursday. Pendrith, from Richmond Hill, Ont., shot a 5-under 67 in the opening round of the TPC San Antonio Challenge at the Canyons.
Toronto Blue Jays hold intrasquad game as summer training camp continues

Toronto Blue Jays hold intrasquad game as summer training camp continues

TORONTO — Baseball's sounds of summer jolted an eerily quiet Rogers Centre on Thursday night as the Toronto Blue Jays played an intrasquad game at training camp in preparation for a regular season that's only two weeks away.
Toronto FC rookie Ifunanyachi Achara undergoes successful knee surgery

Toronto FC rookie Ifunanyachi Achara undergoes successful knee surgery

Toronto FC rookie midfielder/forward Ifunanyachi Achara has undergone successful surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament and lateral collateral ligament in his left knee.
Canadians Hadwin, Taylor and Sloan near the top at PGA Tour event

Canadians Hadwin, Taylor and Sloan near the top at PGA Tour event

DUBLIN, Ohio — A trio of Canadians are near the top of the leaderboard following the opening round of the PGA Tour's Workday Charity Open on Thursday. Adam Hadwin of Abbotsford, B.C., posted the highest score among Canadian golfers with a 6-under 66.