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Canadian bantamweight Sarah (Cheesecake) Moras to fight on UFC 242 card

TORONTO — Canadian bantamweight Sarah (Cheesecake) Moras will face Liana Jojua at UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi in September. Moras (5-5-0) has lost her last three fights and four of her last five. The 31-year-old from Kelowna, B.C., is 2-4-0 in the UFC.
The Latest: Soccer federation head: Women deserve fair pay

The Latest: Soccer federation head: Women deserve fair pay

NEW YORK — The Latest on a New York City parade and ceremony honouring the U.S. women's national soccer team (all times local): 12:35 p.m. U.S. Soccer Federation President Carlos Cordeiro says female athletes "deserve fair and equitable pay.
'I just want to be like them': Fans fete World Cup champs

'I just want to be like them': Fans fete World Cup champs

NEW YORK — Adoring fans packed New York City's Canyon of Heroes on Wednesday amid a blizzard of confetti to praise the World Cup-winning U.S. women's national soccer team as athletic leaders on the field — and as advocates for pay equity off it.
Federer, Nadal to play at Wimbledon for 1st time since 2008

Federer, Nadal to play at Wimbledon for 1st time since 2008

WIMBLEDON, England — All these years later, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet again at Wimbledon for the 40th installment of their terrific rivalry — and first at the All England Club since their memorable 2008 final.

Veteran centre Matt Cullen retires, won three Stanley Cups over career

PITTSBURGH — Veteran centre Matt Cullen is retiring after a 21-season career that includes three Stanley Cup titles. Cullen, 42, was part of Carolina's Cup-winning team in 2006, and later won back-to-back NHL titles with Pittsburgh in 2016 and 2017.
CONCACAF unveils 2018 World Cup qualifying with shorter road for top six teams

CONCACAF unveils 2018 World Cup qualifying with shorter road for top six teams

TORONTO — CONCACAF has announced its qualifying format for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, with the confederation's six top-ranked teams handed a shorter road to the sport's showcase tournament.
NBA champion Raptors to host training camp for 2019-20 season in Quebec City

NBA champion Raptors to host training camp for 2019-20 season in Quebec City

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors will host their training camp for the 2019-20 NBA season at Laval University in Quebec City. It will mark the first time the Raptors have held their camp in Quebec, and the team's first visit to the province's capital.
Ticats linebacker Simoni Lawrence meets with arbitrator regarding appeal

Ticats linebacker Simoni Lawrence meets with arbitrator regarding appeal

TORONTO — Now, the CFL and Simoni Lawrence wait. The veteran linebacker met with an arbitrator Tuesday regarding the suspension the CFL levied against him last month.
Oleksiak, Masse leads strong Canadian women's swim team into world championship

Oleksiak, Masse leads strong Canadian women's swim team into world championship

Penny Oleksiak wants two things at the world swim championships. Speed, naturally, but the Toronto teenager also hopes to find elements in her races that require repair ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
Raptors president Masai Ujiri says "don't lose sleep" over Kawhi Leonard's departure

Raptors president Masai Ujiri says "don't lose sleep" over Kawhi Leonard's departure

Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri says there's no need for fans to be concerned over the departure of NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard. He's already working on his next plan.