Sabourin-Germain cracks top-five at diving Grand Prix

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Aug 2,2014(ISN) - BOLZANO, Italy – Marc Sabourin-Germain of Mascouche, Que., took fifth spot on men'sthree-metre on Saturday for Canada's best result so far at a FINA Grand Prix divingcompetition. Matthieu Rosset of France won the gold medal with...

Veterans Show Us How It’s Done at Alpine Snowboard

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(ISN) - CAREZZA, Italy – Canadian national team veterans Caroline Calvé of Gatineau, Que., and Jasey-Jay Anderson of Lac-Supérieur, Que., won silver and bronze respectively on Tuesday at the season opening snowboard World Cup competition. In the women's parallel giant...

Alex Harvey in Seventh Heaven at Tour de Ski in Italy

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—Ivan Babikov skis to 30th, Devon Kershaw places 31st in second last stage—   Alex Harvey ... PHOTO CREDIT: Felgenhauer/NordicFocus VAL DI FIEMME, Ita.— Alex Harvey was back to feeling good about himself and the sport he loves with a seventh-place finish in...

Canadians Struggle in Sixth Stage of Tour de Ski

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(ISN) -VAL DI FIEMME, Ita.—Alex Harvey finished as the top Canadian in 34th on a tough day for the red and white in the second last stage of the seven-race Tour de Ski on Saturday in Val di Fiemme, Italy. ...

SKY Italia joins global RWC 2015 rights-holding broadcaster line-up

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  (ISN) - Rugby World Cup Limited (RWCL) has announced the appointment of SKY Italia as a rights-holding broadcaster for Rugby World Cup 2015, extending the successful partnership between rugby's showcase event and Italy's leading sports broadcaster. Under the terms...

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...

Alex Harvey Bounces Back into 16th to Lead Canadians

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—Devon Kershaw enjoys solid distance race in 28th—   TOBLACH, Ita.—Alex Harvey and Devon Kershaw bounced back after a challenging sprint race Saturday to climb back into the points with the top-30 during a 15-kilometre classic-ski race on Sunday in Toblach, Italy. ...

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...

Canada’s Next Generation of Olympians Go to Battle in Italy

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July 22,2014(ISN) - Just as Canada's senior team returned to home soil following their World Cupcampaign, the Under 23 team (U23) was preparing for a grueling 5-day battle in Italywith action beginning tomorrow. The rowers are competing at the annual World RowingU23Championships, a...

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...

Lindsey Vonn sets new record of women’s World Cup career wins at 63

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Lindsey Vonn broke the longstanding record of women's World Cup career wins by scoring her 63rd victory in Cortina d'Ampezzyo, Ital, on 19th of January 2015. With her win in the Downhill race on Sunday she first equalled the previous record set by Austria's...

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