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Soccer may be on hold but Toronto FC's Jonathan Osorio still making his mark

Soccer may be on hold but Toronto FC's Jonathan Osorio still making his mark

TORONTO — While unable to perform on the field, Toronto FC midfielder Jonathan Osorio is still managing to leave his mark during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Sens' Tkachuk says teammates who tested positive for COVID-19 are 'doing well'

Sens' Tkachuk says teammates who tested positive for COVID-19 are 'doing well'

Ottawa Senators winger Brady Tkachuk says two teammates who tested positive for COVID-19 are "doing well." Speaking on one of the NHL's video conference calls Monday, the 20-year-old adds the group has been in constant contact.

RBC Canadian Open regional qualifiers postponed due to COVID-19

TORONTO — Golf Canada has postponed three regional qualifying tournaments for the 2020 RBC Canadian Open due to the COVID-19 pandemic The tournaments were slated to start May 14 at TPC Toronto at Osprey Valley in Caledon, Ont.
Alberta heavyweight Tanner Boser waits for UFC to call again after COVID-19

Alberta heavyweight Tanner Boser waits for UFC to call again after COVID-19

His latest fight postponed because of the UFC's inability to find a place to stage it due to COVID-19, Alberta heavyweight Tanner (The Bulldozer) Boser is chilling in his condo with a couple of 40-pound dumbbells, a medicine ball and skipping rope.

Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19

A list of Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19: HOCKEY — NHL suspends 2019-20 season, impacting seven Canadian teams in Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal.

Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for July 23-Aug. 8 in 2021

TOKYO — The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year's games.
Former CFL coach/GM Rita feeling sad for Italy's COVID-19 pandemic anguish

Former CFL coach/GM Rita feeling sad for Italy's COVID-19 pandemic anguish

TORONTO — Adam Rita's heart aches over the toll the COVID-19 pandemic is taking on Italy. Italy, which had over 97,000 confirmed cases of the disease with more than 10,000 fatalities as of Sunday, is near and dear to Rita's heart.
CHL coaches ponder what could have been after cancellation: 'Everybody lost'

CHL coaches ponder what could have been after cancellation: 'Everybody lost'

Jim Hulton's lasting image of the 2019-20 season is a bus ride to nowhere.
Canadian swimmer Markus Thormeyer feels free and fast after coming out

Canadian swimmer Markus Thormeyer feels free and fast after coming out

Fear of the unknown was holding Markus Thormeyer back in the pool. When the Canadian swimmer told teammates he was gay, the walls he'd built up came down and Thormeyer felt liberated to swim fast.
Red Bull official proposes camp for F1 drivers despite virus

Red Bull official proposes camp for F1 drivers despite virus

VIENNA — An official at Formula One team Red Bull has proposed holding a training camp that would expose drivers to the coronavirus so they could build immunity to the disease while the season is suspended.