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The third major of the 2017 golf season is now underway and there is a familiar face on top. Jordan Spieth, the 2015 Masters and U.S. Open champion, is on top of the leaderboard after round two at the 2017 British Open at the...

Jarret Tyszka Selected By Montreal Canadiens At 2017 NHL Draft

Seattle Thunderbirds defenseman Jarret Tyszka was selected by the Montreal Canadiens in the fifth round, 149th overall, this morning at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft at the United Center in Chicago. "We are very excited for Jarret and his selection by Montreal," said T-Bird general...

REVALED: Zlatan can still end next season as a Man Utd player

Rumors suggest a strange arrangement between the club and the player as he fights for his recovery News broke today of a possible agreement between Manchester United and departing star Zlatan Ibrahimovic for him to stay at the club's training center at Carrington and continue...

Tänak holds off Latvala in Sardinia

Hayden Paddon’s mistake promoted Ott Tänak to within touching distance of his maiden FIA World Rally Championship victory on Saturday. The Estonian starts Sunday’s final leg with a 24.3sec advantage over Jari-Matti Latvala. New Zealander Paddon kept his pursuers at bay all morning in Sardinia’s...

Frenchman claims landmark fifth Vodafone Rally de Portugal victory

Sébastien Ogier increased his FIA World Rally Championship lead on Sunday with his second victory of the season by 15.6sec from Thierry Neuville. His 40th career success also matched the record five Portugal wins of Finn Markku Alén. Ogier, who scored his maiden WRC win in...

Meeke leads on Corsica asphalt

Kris Meeke dominated Friday’s opening leg to lead the Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de Corse after winning three of the four mountain road speed tests. World champion Sébastien Ogier fought hard to contain the Briton and ended 10.3sec behind after winning the other test....

Ask Vinny – November 2nd, 2016

Ask Vinny!
OK so here we go again with Hey Ask Vinny , Got a question , need advice ,need a good rant ...Ask Vinny , What would Vinny do ? Mike Magee:  Vinny. Why did Marshawn Lynch really retire ? Island Sports News: Something I've wanted to...

Scotty “The Bulldog” Olson …”The crowd had never seen a 95 pound boxer knock someone out before”

For almost two decades Scotty Olson of Edmonton, Alberta was one of the most recognizable faces in Canadian boxing. Even though most Canadians remember Lennox Lewis and Razor Ruddock during Olson’s era (mostly because they competed in the higher profile heavyweight weight class), it...

Where are They Now: Bernie Nicholls “Pumperknickel”

Bernie Nichols
In an exciting new feature on the Independent Sports News, it is time to take a trip down memory lane and look back at some of Canada’s sports stars of the past. However, we will just not be looking back at the athletic excellence...

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