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  1. Soccer star buys agent an island
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  2. Former roomates Trevor Harris and Zach Collaros face off in Battle of Ontario
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    Former roomates Trevor Harris and Zach Collaros face off in Battle of Ontario

  3. Canadian college students create audible puck for visually impaired players (Video)
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    Canadian college students create audible puck for visually impaired players (Video)

  4. David Price turns in exceptional first start with the Blue Jays
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    David Price turns in exceptional first start with the Blue Jays

  5. Video: Ticats take advantage of an onside punt recovery to go up 7-0
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    Video: Ticats take advantage of an onside punt recovery to go up 7-0

  6. Is Jimmy Garoppolo ready to be the Patriots' starting quarterback?
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  7. Former roommates Trevor Harris and Zach Collaros duel in Battle of Ontario
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    Former roommates Trevor Harris and Zach Collaros duel in Battle of Ontario

  8. Ronaldo buys his agent an island
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  9. Here's what life after 0-16 looks like for Cowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli
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    Here's what life after 0-16 looks like for Cowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli

  10. Ticats continue Tim Hortons Field dominance thanks to Argonauts' mistakes
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  11. Post-draft fantasy football tips
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  12. Yoenis Cespedes powers red-hot Mets into sole possession of first place
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  • Legia declared winners in abandoned Europa League match

    Legia Warsaw have been declared 3-0 winners over Kukes after last week's Europa League qualifier in Albania was abandoned early in the second half following crowd trouble. Hosts Kukes were also ordered to play their next home match in European … More »

    Reuters - 23 minutes ago
  • Guardiola raises doubts over Schweinsteiger's fitness

    Guardiola raises doubts over Schweinsteiger's fitness

    (Reuters) - Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has cast a doubt on Manchester United's new midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger by saying his former player was never fully fit during the last three seasons. Guardiola said the 31-year-old … More »

    Reuters - 25 minutes ago
  • Cipriani's World Cup hopes alive still after new bail date

    LONDON (Reuters) - Backup flyhalf Danny Cipriani remains in contention for a place in England's World Cup squad after he was re-bailed in his drink driving case until after the tournament. The 27-year-old Sale Sharks back was arrested on June 1 … More »

    Reuters - 37 minutes ago
  • Ferdinand advises Stones to choose United over Chelsea

    Ferdinand advises Stones to choose United over Chelsea

    (Reuters) - Former England international Rio Ferdinand feels Everton's John Stones should pick Manchester United over Chelsea if the defender prefers more playing time. Champions Chelsea have had bids for the 21-year-old defender turned down with … More »

    Reuters - 44 minutes ago
  • Ki hopes to upset Chelsea in Swansea's League opener

    Ki hopes to upset Chelsea in Swansea's League opener

    (Reuters) - Swansea City midfielder Ki Sung-yueng hopes his side can repeat last season's opening-day shock when they face champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League this weekend. Ki scored in the win over Manchester United on the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • Van der Burgh heats up chilly swim prelims with world record

    Van der Burgh heats up chilly swim prelims with world record

    Van der Burgh celebrated by propping himself up on a lane rope and pointing his arms up, then he bowed to the crowd and flexed his biceps after climbing out of the pool. It's the first men's world record to fall at this meet after four women's … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
  • Van der Burgh sets 50 metres breaststroke world record

    Van der Burgh sets 50 metres breaststroke world record

    KAZAN, Russia (Reuters) - South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh set a world record for the men's 50 metres breaststroke in the qualifying heats at the world swimming championships on Tuesday. The defending champion's time of 26.62 seconds broke his … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 4 minutes ago
  • Swimming-World championship men's 800m freestyle heats overview

    Aug 4 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Men's 800m Freestyle Heats on Tuesday 1. Connor Jaeger (U.S.) 7:44.77 Q 2. Gregorio Paltrinieri (Italy) 7:45.15 Q 3. Stephen Milne (Britain) 7:46.41 Q 4. Michael McBroom (U.S.) 7:47.05 … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 21 minutes ago
  • Cattermole targets top 10 return for Sunderland

    Cattermole targets top 10 return for Sunderland

    Midfielder Lee Cattermole believes Sunderland are finally ready to shake off the tag of serial underachievers after narrowly escaping relegation in each of their last three seasons. Cattermole, who signed a new long-term deal last month, was part … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 43 minutes ago
  • Champions Chelsea need a fit Costa, says Redknapp

    Champions Chelsea need a fit Costa, says Redknapp

    (Reuters) - Defending champions Chelsea's season could be in trouble if striker Diego Costa is unavailable for long, former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp said. Spain striker Costa, who injured his hamstring during the pre-season and … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 44 minutes ago
  • Swimming-World championship men's 200m butterfly heats overview

    Aug 4 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Men's 200m Butterfly Heats on Tuesday 1. Laszlo Cseh (Hungary) 1:53.71 Q 2. Viktor Bromer (Denmark) 1:54.47 Q 3. Daiya Seto (Japan) 1:55.60 Q 4. Jan Switkowski (Poland) 1:55.78 Q 5. … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 8 minutes ago
  • APNewsBreak: Officials puzzled over Yosemite jumpers' deaths

    World-famous wingsuit flier Dean Potter had strapped his iPhone to the back of his head and hit record before jumping from a cliff in Yosemite National Park in what was to be an exhilarating flight through a V-shaped rocky formation - a route that … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 19 minutes ago
  • Swimming-World championship women's 200m freestyle heats overview

    Aug 4 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Women's 200m Freestyle Heats on Tuesday 1. Katie Ledecky (U.S.) 1:55.82 Q 2. Katinka Hosszu (Hungary) 1:56.32 Q 3. Missy Franklin (U.S.) 1:56.42 Q 4. Shen Duo (China) 1:56.75 Q 5. … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 24 minutes ago
  • Van der Burgh lowers own world record in 50 breast at worlds

    Van der Burgh lowers own world record in 50 breast at worlds

    Cameron van der Burgh of South Africa improved his own world record in the 50-meter breaststroke on Tuesday at the swimming world championships. Van der Burgh won his morning heat in 26.62 seconds - shaving five hundredths off his previous mark … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 25 minutes ago
  • Yoenis Cespedes powers red-hot Mets into sole possession of first place

    Yoenis Cespedes powers red-hot Mets into sole possession of first place

    The Mets crushed the Marlins 12-1. Also in our nightly wrap up: The Nats lose, Braves stage a big comeback and Angels snap their losing streak. … More »

    Big League Stew - 2 hours 27 minutes ago
  • Goodes returns to Swans, hopes to face Cats

    Goodes returns to Swans, hopes to face Cats

    By David Gray SYDNEY (Reuters) - Adam Goodes has returned to the Sydney Swans and put his hand up for selection after taking leave from the Australian Rules club under stress from the incessant booing he faced during matches. One of the most … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 35 minutes ago
  • Van der Burgh sets 50 meters breaststroke world record

    Van der Burgh sets 50 meters breaststroke world record

    South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh set a world record for the men's 50 meters breaststroke in the qualifying heats at the world swimming championships on Tuesday. The defending champion's time of 26.62 seconds broke his previous mark of 26.67 … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 37 minutes ago
  • Swimming-Van der Burgh sets 50 metres breaststroke world record

    KAZAN, Russia, Aug 4 (Reuters) - South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh set a world record for the men's 50 metres breaststroke in the qualifying heats at the world swimming championships on Tuesday. The defending champion's time of 26.62 seconds … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 40 minutes ago
  • Swimming-World championship men's 50m breaststroke heats overview

    Aug 4 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Men's 50m Breaststroke Heats on Tuesday 1. Cameron van der Burgh (South Africa) 26.62 Q 2. Adam Peaty (Britain) 26.68 Q 3. Damir Dugonjic (Slovenia) 26.70 Q 4. Kevin Cordes (U.S.) … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 47 minutes ago
  • South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh lowers own 50 breaststroke world record to 26.62 seconds

    KAZAN, Russia (AP) -- South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh lowers own 50 breaststroke world record to 26.62 seconds. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 48 minutes ago
  • LEADING OFF: Rollins returns to Philly, Owens joins Red Sox

    LEADING OFF: Rollins returns to Philly, Owens joins Red Sox

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 49 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Highlights of Monday's MLB games

    (adds late games) Aug 3 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Monday's Major League Baseball games. - - - Blue Jays 5, Twins 1 David Price struck out 11 in his Blue Jays debut, and Josh Donaldson hit a two-run homer, as Toronto defeated the … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 52 minutes ago
  • Angels beat Indians to end 6-game skid

    Angels beat Indians to end 6-game skid

    For the third time in four days, the Los Angeles Angels faced a Cy Young award winner. Unlike Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw in their series with the Dodgers, they found many of Corey Kluber's pitches quite hittable. Conor Gillaspie slugged a … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Hessman sets minors' HR mark with 433rd

    Hessman sets minors' HR mark with 433rd

    Mike Hessman, an infielder for Triple-A Toledo in the Detroit Tigers' system, became the career home run leader for U.S.-based minor leagues Monday night, hitting his 433rd in the seventh inning of a game against Lehigh Valley. Davis was the … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Australian Rules-Goodes returns to Swans, hopes to face Cats

    By David Gray SYDNEY, Aug 4 (Reuters) - Adam Goodes has returned to the Sydney Swans and put his hand up for selection after taking leave from the Australian Rules club under stress from the incessant booing he faced during matches. One of the … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Ron Wolf, architect of Packers revival, headed to Hall

    Ron Wolf, architect of Packers revival, headed to Hall

    When the Green Bay Packers were searching for someone to help rekindle the glory of the Lombardi years, they turned to Ron Wolf. Wolf turned the Packers back into a powerhouse and now he's been rewarded with election to the Pro Football Hall of … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Monday Sports In Brief

    Mike Hessman, an infielder for Triple-A Toledo in the Detroit Tigers' system, became the career home run leader for U.S.-based minor leagues Monday night, hitting his 433rd in the seventh inning of a game against Lehigh Valley. Davis was the … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Price shines on Blue Jays debut in victory over Twins

    Price shines on Blue Jays debut in victory over Twins

    (The Sports Xchange) - David Price provided everything the Blue Jays could have wanted on his Toronto debut on Monday as he allowed three hits, two walks, one run and struck out 11 in his first start since joining from the Detroit Tigers last week. … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • A.J. Pierzynski tried to convince ump that this bounced pitch was a strike

    A.J. Pierzynski tried to convince ump that this bounced pitch was a strike

    It was a shameless sell job by Pierzynski and it didn't work, but it was funny. … More »

    Big League Stew - 3 hours ago
  • China volleyball chief in corruption probe

    China's sweeping drive against corruption has again turned to the country's sports programs, with the head of the national volleyball program the latest to be targeted. Pan was the chief official in charge of China's volleyball and beach volleyball … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Baseball-Price shines on Blue Jays debut in victory over Twins

    David Price provided everything the Blue Jays could have wanted on his Toronto debut on Monday as he allowed three hits, two walks, one run and struck out 11 in his first start since joining from the Detroit Tigers last week. With third baseman … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Wilson pitches O's to eighth win in 10

    Wilson pitches O's to eighth win in 10

    Baltimore rookie Tyler Wilson is accustomed to bouncing between the big leagues and the minors by now. Chris Davis hit a three-run shot in the first inning for his 27th homer to back Wilson's impressive spot start, and the Orioles beat the Oakland … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Mahtook single in 9th lifts Rays to 5-4 win over White Sox

    Mahtook single in 9th lifts Rays to 5-4 win over White Sox

    Instead, the rookie outfielder took advantage of his chance, hitting an RBI single that sent the Rays over the Chicago White Sox 5-4 Monday night. ''I had some opportunities earlier in the game that I didn't come through for us,'' Mahtook said. … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Rangers ride Beltre's cycle to wild win over Astros

    Rangers ride Beltre's cycle to wild win over Astros

    (The Sports Xchange) - Adrian Beltre hit for his third career cycle to inspire the Texas Rangers to a wild 12-9 victory over the Houston Astros at Globe Life Park on Monday. Beltre, who completed the cycle with a fifth-inning home run off Mike … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • China probes volleyball chief for suspected graft

    China's main anti-corruption agency has begun an investigation into the country's volleyball chief, it said on Tuesday, the latest sports official to be caught up in the country's sweeping campaign against deep-seated graft. The ruling Communist … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Man City hand teenager Barker new five-year deal

    Man City hand teenager Barker new five-year deal

    Manchester City have given 18-year-old winger Brandon Barker a new five-year contract to keep the promising English teenager at the club until 2020. Barker was one of City's best academy players last season and has been at the club since the age of … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Streaking Cruz belts 30th HR to lift M's

    Streaking Cruz belts 30th HR to lift M's

    Once again, Felix Hernandez came back strong after a loss. Hernandez pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Nelson Cruz homered in a fourth consecutive game to reach 30 for the season, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Colorado Rockies 8-7 on … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Baseball-Rangers ride Beltre's cycle to wild win over Astros

    Adrian Beltre hit for his third career cycle to inspire the Texas Rangers to a wild 12-9 victory over the Houston Astros at Globe Life Park on Monday. Beltre, who completed the cycle with a fifth-inning home run off Mike Fiers, is just the fourth … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Cubs, Pirates postponed after 2 long rain delays

    Cubs, Pirates postponed after 2 long rain delays

    ''I'm going to do everything I can to make it back,'' the 38-year-old Burnett said. Hours later, the scheduled game between the Pirates and Chicago Cubs was postponed after two rain delays totaling almost 3 1/2 hours. Doctors told Burnett to rest … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Monday's Scoreboard

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    The Canadian Press - 4 hours ago