Canada’s National Sledge Team defeats Norway 8-0

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Canada’s National Sledge Team defeats Norway 8-0 at the International Ice Sledge Hockey Tournament to advance to the semifinals after going undefeated in preliminary round action. Tyler McGregor (Forest, Ont.) led the Canadian squad with five points (two goals,...

International Ice Sledge Hockey Tournament

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Canada’s National Sledge Team defeats Italy 5-1 in its second preliminary game at the International Ice Sledge Hockey Tournament. Adam Dixon (Midland, Ont.) picked up four points (two goals, two assists) for the Canadian squad, while Billy Bridges (Summerside, P.E.I.), Bryan Sholomicki (Winnipeg,...

Seven boats advance to semis on Day 3 of Worlds

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By Ian Miller MILAN, ITALY – All seven Canadian boats racing on the third day of the 2015 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Milan, Italy have advanced through heats to semi-finals. World Champion and Olympic bronze medalist, Mark de Jonge...

Scarff seventh and three through to finals

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  MILAN, ITALY – Erica Scarff of Toronto, ON finished seventh in the final today in the Women’s KL3 200m at the 2015 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships today. Scarff, competing at her first World Championships, was just one spot away...

Christine Gauthier finishes sixth at World Championships

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Christine Gauthier (photo: Balint Vekassy) Ian Miller MILAN, ITALY – Christine Gauthier of Pointe-Claire, QC finished sixth in Paracanoe on the opening day of the 2015 ICF Canoe...

New Zealand crowned U20 world champion

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  New Zealand ended a four-year wait for their fifth World Rugby U20 Championship title after beating England 21-16 in a hard-fought final in Italy. Atu Moli became the fifth New Zealand captain to lift the distinctive World Rugby U20...

New Zealand and England to meet in U20 Championship final

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  Reigning champions England and four-time winners New Zealand will contest the final of the U20 Championship in Cremona, Italy next Saturday, 20 June. New Zealand secured their place by demolishing France 45-7 in Calvisano on Monday, before England out-muscled South Africa,...

Rally Italia Sardegna Maximum points for Ogier in Italy

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Sébastien Ogier claimed maximum points from Rally Italia Sardegna on Sunday after winning both his fourth WRC event of the season and the final live TV Power Stage. Thierry Neuville performs during FIA World Rally Championship 2015 Italy, in Alghero...

Dutch Beat Heat, Italians & Canadians for Porec Major

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The Netherlands claimed the first-ever Swatch Beach Volleyball Major Series gold in men's competition at Poreč, Croatia on Sunday, June 7, while Canada went home with silver and Italy took bronze. Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen of Netherlands compete against...

New Zealand narrowly escape shock defeat at U20 Championship

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  New Zealand remain unbeaten at the World Rugby U20 Championship, but only after escaping with a slender victory over Argentina on Saturday in northern Italy. The 32-29 win over a hugely passionate and committed Los Pumitas means the Kiwis face a...

Captains gather as World Rugby U20 Championship set for kick-off

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  The future stars of rugby are in Italy and are ready to set the world alight. With anticipation building in a Rugby World Cup year, captains jetted in to Milanon Friday to meet the media ahead of kick-off on Tuesday. The World Rugby U20...

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