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Despite loss, Canadian men unchanged at No. 21 in latest World Rugby rankings

Despite loss, Canadian men unchanged at No. 21 in latest World Rugby rankings

The U.S. Eagles have returned to No. 16 in the World Rugby rankings in the wake of their 59-50 aggregate win over Canada in Rugby World Cup qualifying play. The Canadian men remained at No. 21. Canada had moved up one place from No.

Vancouver Whitecaps join CF Montreal, Toronto FC in requiring proof of vaccination

Vancouver Whitecaps fans will have to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination to attend home matches come Sept. 25. The MLS team said the requirement for proof of vaccination alongside valid government photo ID is in accordance with a recent B.C.
Slumping Toronto FC could do worse than follow the progress of improving Inter Miami

Slumping Toronto FC could do worse than follow the progress of improving Inter Miami

TORONTO — In hosting Inter Miami CF on Tuesday, struggling Toronto FC could do well to take a page out of the second-year MLS team's book. And hope that it can get to where Phil Neville's side has got to.
Lions CB Okudah has season-ending Achilles tendon injury

Lions CB Okudah has season-ending Achilles tendon injury

Detroit Lions cornerback Jeff Okudah has a season-ending Achilles tendon injury, the team announced Monday. “He will be out for the rest of the year,” Lions coach Dan Campbell said.

FC Edmonton requires fans to be fully vaccinated or provide negative COVID-19 test

EDMONTON — FC Edmonton will soon require spectators to be fully vaccinated or have a negative COVID-19 test before entering Clarke Stadium. The Canadian Premier League club made the announcement on Monday.

Scoreboard for Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021

Sunday's Games MLB American League Detroit 8 Tampa Bay 7 (11 innings) Toronto 22 Baltimore 7 Chicago White Sox 2 Boston 1 Houston 3 L.A.
Medvedev overcomes pressure, Djokovic to win U.S. Open

Medvedev overcomes pressure, Djokovic to win U.S. Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Daniil Medvedev had outplayed the man he considers the best ever in tennis for about two hours. Then it was time to finish off Novak Djokovic. That's when Medvedev's serve and his body started to falter.
Salah reaches 100 EPL goals, Elliott hurt in Liverpool win

Salah reaches 100 EPL goals, Elliott hurt in Liverpool win

LEEDS, England (AP) — Mohamed Salah scored his 100th Premier League goal to set Liverpool on its way to a 3-0 win over Leeds that was marred by a serious ankle injury to Liverpool midfielder Harvey Elliott on Sunday.
Benzema hat trick as Madrid makes winning return to Bernabeu

Benzema hat trick as Madrid makes winning return to Bernabeu

MADRID (AP) — Vinícius Júnior sent his low shot into the net and rushed to the sideline, jumping over the barrier and going into the stands to be quickly engulfed by Real Madrid fans.
Ibrahimović scores after 7 minutes as AC Milan stays perfect

Ibrahimović scores after 7 minutes as AC Milan stays perfect

ROME (AP) — Seven minutes. That’s all that Zlatan Ibrahimović required after four months out for a left knee injury — including surgery — before he scored in his first match back Sunday.