Sunday's game was the first Grey Cup berth for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats since their 1999 win over the Calgary Stampeders. The city of Hamilton has claimed 15 Grey Cup victories in 30 appearances, second only to Toronto in both categories. Eight of those championships are credited to the Ticats, who assumed their present form in 1950.
NFL owners approved more international games through 2025 on Wednesday, including ones in places other than England. An agreement to stage games in the United Kingdom through 2016 not only was extended, but other nations will be considered for … More »AP - Sports - 5 minutes ago
John Tavares, Kyle Okposo and the New York Islanders have a new routine for home games: Get up in the morning, get ready and head to the train station to get on the Long Island Railroad. Yes, much like their fans, the Islanders have to commute to … More »AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago
Ireland manager Martin O'Neill said he would settle for a play-off place in the Euro 2016 qualifiers, ahead of Thursday's tie at home to Group D leaders Germany. "From where I’m sitting here this morning I’d take my chance in the play-offs if we … More »Reuters - 9 minutes ago
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Former superbike world champion Max Biaggi will be tried over allegations that he evaded almost 18 million euros (£13.2 million) in taxes, a legal source said on Wednesday. The trial will start next September in Rome, the source said, citing a … More »Reuters - 14 minutes ago