Wrestling icon Bruno Sammartino has died at the age of 82, World Wrestling Entertainment announced on Wednesday. Sammartino is recognized as the longest-reigning WWF/E Champion in history, holding the company's premier title for nearly eight years.
Linden, Kawauchi win Boston Marathon
Desiree Linden splashed her way through icy rain and a near-gale headwind to a Boston Marathon victory on Monday, the first American woman to win the race since 1985. Yuki Kawauchi passed defending champion Geoffrey Kirui in Kenmore Square to win the men's race in an unofficial 2:15:58 and earn Japan's first Boston Marathon title since 1987.
Canada's DuChene finishes third in Boston Marathon
Canada's Krista DuChene battled the elements to finish third in the women's race Monday at the 2018 Boston Marathon.
Crozon playing for her Humboldt home at Commonwealth Games
Paige Crozon is wearing Canada on her jersey at the Commonwealth Games, but she is now playing for Humboldt. Basketball has taken the 23-year-old to the University of Utah, a pro team in Germany (Saarlouis Royals) and now the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
Canada's Warner leads after seven events of Commonwealth Games decathlon
Defending champion Damian Warner had a good start to Day 2 of the decathlon at the Commonwealth Games. Warner started competition Tuesday with the best time in the 110-metre hurdles, clocking 13.89 seconds. He then placed fourth in the discus with a throw of 46.55 metres.
Hamelin says world short-track championships won't be his last
The world short-track speed skating championships will be the last hurrah for the old guard of the Canadian team, with one exception — 33-year-old Charles Hamelin.
McMorris wins slopestyle title at Burton US Open
Canadian Mark McMorris became the first snowboarder to win the Burton U.S. Open slopestyle title in back-to-back years, scoring 88.1 points on his final run Friday.
Barrett named high school player of the year
For the second time ever, a Canadian is the United States' top high school basketball player. On Friday, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced R.J. Barrett as the 2018 Naismith High School Boys’ Player of the Year.
George knows the benefits of sports for young girls
Two-time Canadian Olympian Phylicia George says she wants to encourage young girls to participate in sports and explains how much she has benefited from participating in sports her entire life.
Kingsbury takes silver in dual moguls at WC
Olympic champion Mikael Kingsbury of Canada took silver in a dual moguls competition Sunday, maintaining his spot atop the FIS World Cup standings.