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Win over Woods worth more than $9 million, says Mickelson

Nov 20 2018

Bragging rights will be worth more than the $9 million prize money to Phil Mickelson when he takes on Tiger Woods in an 18-hole winner-takes-all pay-per-view showdown in Las Vegas.

Olympics: Divided Calgary votes on 2026 Winter Games bid

Nov 13 2018

The citizens of Calgary headed to polling stations on Tuesday for a vote that could decide whether the city will throw in the towel or push ahead with plans to bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics.

NHL's first black player O'Ree still breaking barriers

Nov 12 2018

TORONTO As the first black player in the NHL, Willie O'Ree's impact on the sport cannot be measured in goals and assists, his contributions by many yardsticks eclipsing those of the hockey legends he will join in the shrine on Monday.

Olympics: Calgary 2026 Games bid still alive after vote

Oct 31 2018

Calgary's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics remained alive after city council voted to proceed on Wednesday but hurdles remain with a Nov. 13 plebiscite still to be cleared.

Doping: White House adds voice to calls for WADA reform

Oct 31 2018

A White House summit on doping in sport on Wednesday called for the embattled World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to enact reforms and provide stronger leadership in the fight for clean sport.

Kershaw not losing sleep thinking about 'Monster'

Oct 22 2018

Los Angeles Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw is not afraid of monsters, not even the big green one he will confront on Tuesday when he takes the mound against the Boston Red Sox in Game One of the World Series at Fenway Park.

WADA should remove cannabis from banned list says Canada's Rebagliati

Oct 16 2018

With Canada about to legalize marijuana on Wednesday, the World Anti-Doping Agency should remove cannabis from its banned list of drugs, says Canadian Ross Rebagliati, whose Olympic snowboard gold medal was taken away after he tested positive for the drug then subsequently returned on a technicality.

Doping agency denies trying to bully athletes' representative

Oct 12 2018

The World Anti-Doping Agency denied on Friday that it had disrespected or attempted to bully athletes' representative Beckie Scott during a debate in which tensions were "running high" over a decision to reinstate Russia's anti-doping organization.

WADA denies trying to bully athletes' representative

Oct 12 2018

Oct 12 The World Anti-Doping Agency denied on Friday that it had disrespected or attempted to bully athletes' representative Beckie Scott during a debate in which tensions were "running high" over a decision to reinstate Russia's anti-doping organization.

Canada going for gold - whether or not they host 2026 Games

Oct 11 2018

Calgary has yet to decide if it will submit a bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics but Canada is already gearing up for a medal push by launching the 5to8 program on Thursday which will fund athletes who are between five to eight years from competing.

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