Blue Jays’ Bichette diversifying game, developing more weapons

WASHINGTON — That Bo Bichette arrived to the Futures Game as the double-A Eastern League’s leader in hits with 96 is of little surprise — it’s his abilities with the bat that have earned him wide regard as one of the game’s top prospects. Less expected is that the 20-year-old shortstop for the New Hampshire Fisher Cats More...

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Thailand’s Thidapa Suwannapura wins LPGA Marathon Classic in playoff

By The Associated Press Sun., July 15, 2018 SYLVANIA, OHIO—Thidapa Suwannapura’s main focus going into the Marathon Classic was trying to put together four solid rounds that would help her keep More...

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World Cup Daily: France rules the soccer world again

After each matchday of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Sportsnet.ca’s World Cup Daily blog will recap the day’s events, and look ahead to the next day’s slate of games. Here’s what happened on Sunday, More...

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Hockey community pays tribute to former NHLer Ray Emery

The hockey community has lost one of their own. Hamilton Police announced Sunday afternoon that former NHLer Ray Emery had drowned in Lake Ontario, calling the tragic situation a “case of misadventure.” More...

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Amid trade speculation, top prospects impress at All-Star Futures Game

WASHINGTON—Touki Toussaint was about to settle down for his pre-game nap when Atlanta Braves director of player development Dom Chiti called. “When I saw his name pop up, I did kind of get nervous,” More...

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Djokovic beats Anderson to win fourth Wimbledon title

Media playback is not supported on this device Wimbledon 2018 on the BBC Venue: All England Club, Wimbledon Dates: 2-15 July Coverage: Watch More...

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Vancouver Knights capture inaugural Global T20 Canada cricket title

By The Associated Press Sun., July 15, 2018 Saad Bin Zafar has hit an unbeaten 79 to help the Chris Gayle-led Vancouver Knights clinch the inaugural Global T20 Canada cricket title Sunday with a seven-wicket More...

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France beat Croatia in thrilling six-goal World Cup final

Media playback is not supported on this device France won the Fifa World Cup for the second time by overcoming Croatia’s bold challenge in a thrilling More...

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Former NHL goaltender Ray Emery dead at 35 in drowning accident

HAMILTON — Ray Emery, the former NHL goaltender whose career spanned more than a decade and included stops in Ottawa, Chicago and Philadelphia, has drowned in Lake Ontario, Hamilton police said on Sunday.  More...

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Degenkolb masters cobblestones as Porte crashes out of Tour de France

ROUBAIX, FRANCE—John Degenkolb won a three-man sprint to conclude the action-packed, cobblestoned Stage 9 of the Tour de France on Sunday, while overall contender Richie Porte crashed out of the race and More...