U.S. women’s basketball team scores 145 points in rout of South Korea, breaking FIBA World Cup record

SYDNEY — A’ja Wilson and the U.S. women’s basketball team put on quite a show, breaking the FIBA Women’s World Cup scoring mark in a record rout of South Korea. Brionna Jones scored 24 points and Wilson added 20 to help the U.S. beat South Korea 145-69 on Monday. Shakira Austin’s layup with 9 seconds … Read more

Canada cruises to 2-0 win over World Cup host Qatar in men’s soccer friendly – Comox Valley Record

Three months after a disastrous June camp disrupted by a player boycott over a contract impasse, one might have expected Canada to come out a little rusty against Qatar on Friday. Goals by Cyle Larin and Jonathan David in the opening 13 minutes dispelled that as the Canadian men cruised to a comfortable 2-0 win … Read more

United States wins Presidents Cup for 12th time as Canada’s Pendrith, Conners finish winless

Corey Conners and Taylor Pendrith made Canadian history twice at the Presidents Cup and, although they’re disappointed in the result, they’re ready for more. It was the first time two Canadians had ever played at the prestigious best-on-best tournament that sees 12 Americans take on 12 players from around the world, excluding Europe. When the … Read more

NOTES AND QUOTES – THE UNITED STATES WINS THE 2022 PRESIDENTS CUP ON NBC AND PEACOCK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESunday, September 25th, 2022 NOTES AND QUOTES – THE UNITED STATES WINS THE 2022 PRESIDENTS CUP ON NBC AND PEACOCK “American golf is strong, no doubt about it.” – Paul Azinger “There’s a new energy to this group of players on the American team.” – Paul McGinley on Live From “The Internationals played … Read more

Canada cruises to 2-0 win over World Cup host Qatar in men’s soccer friendly – Williams Lake Tribune

Three months after a disastrous June camp disrupted by a player boycott over a contract impasse, one might have expected Canada to come out a little rusty against Qatar on Friday. Goals by Cyle Larin and Jonathan David in the opening 13 minutes dispelled that as the Canadian men cruised to a comfortable 2-0 win … Read more

Canada cruises to 2-0 win over World Cup host Qatar in men’s soccer friendly – Peace Arch News

Three months after a disastrous June camp disrupted by a player boycott over a contract impasse, one might have expected Canada to come out a little rusty against Qatar on Friday. Goals by Cyle Larin and Jonathan David in the opening 13 minutes dispelled that as the Canadian men cruised to a comfortable 2-0 win … Read more

Canada cruises to 2-0 win over World Cup host Qatar in men’s soccer friendly – Campbell River Mirror

Three months after a disastrous June camp disrupted by a player boycott over a contract impasse, one might have expected Canada to come out a little rusty against Qatar on Friday. Goals by Cyle Larin and Jonathan David in the opening 13 minutes dispelled that as the Canadian men cruised to a comfortable 2-0 win … Read more

Monday Digest: Canada advances to Davis Cup Final knockout stage, Auger-Aliassime to play Laver cup

Canada’s Davis Cup run is far from over as they advance to the quarter-final stage held in Malaga, Spain in November, while Canada doubles player Gabriela Dabrowski claims her second doubles title of the year, and tennis legend Roger Federer made a long-awaited announcement that he would be stepping back from professional tennis after the … Read more

Felix Auger-Aliassime puts Team World on the brink of Laver Cup history

Jack Sock and Felix Auger-Aliassime helped Team World make a winning start to the final day of the Laver Cup in London by downing Andy Murray and Matteo Berrettini in a doubles contest. Team Europe held an 8-4 advantage after Saturday’s action but their lead was cut to a single point after a thrilling clash … Read more

Canada getting better with age at the FIBA World Cup. A bit on that and Ye Olde Mailbag

The FIBA World Cup is a grind, game after game after game, day after day after day, and the hope of any legitimate contender is consistent improvement. It seems Canada is right on track in Australia these days. A 70-56 win over Japan this morning was Canada’s best outing of the three it’s had and … Read more