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Canadian swimmer Maggie Mac Neil named best female athlete of Tokyo 2020

Canadian swimmer Maggie Mac Neil named best female athlete of Tokyo 2020

ATHENS, Greece — Canadian swimmer Maggie Mac Neil was named best female athlete of the Tokyo Games on Sunday by the Association of National Olympic Committees. Mac Neil, from London, Ont.
Verstappen wins F1 U.S. Grand prix, extends title chase lead

Verstappen wins F1 U.S. Grand prix, extends title chase lead

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Max Verstappen held off Formula One title rival Lewis Hamilton over the final thrilling laps of the U.S. Grand Prix on Sunday to win his eighth race of the season and double his lead in the championship standings.
Liverpool rout leaves Solskjaer at 'rock bottom' at United

Liverpool rout leaves Solskjaer at 'rock bottom' at United

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Of all Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's miserable moments as Manchester United manager, losing 5-0 to Liverpool felt the lowest.
Major League Baseball work stoppage almost certain on Dec. 2

Major League Baseball work stoppage almost certain on Dec. 2

HOUSTON (AP) — Baseball’s ninth work stoppage and first in 26 years appears almost certain to start Dec. 2, freezing the free-agent market and threatening the start of spring training in February.
Demonstrators support Irving vs vaccine mandate at Nets game

Demonstrators support Irving vs vaccine mandate at Nets game

NEW YORK (AP) — Demonstrators supporting Nets guard Kyrie Irving and protesting New York's vaccine mandate gathered outside Barclays Center on Sunday before Brooklyn's home opener.

Americans Hubbell-Donohue win Skate America ice dance

LAS VEGAS — Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue won the final Skate America of their careers on Sunday by a tiny margin while Canada's Laurence Fournier Beaudry and Nikolaj Sorenson took the bronze. The U.S.
Driver dies in collision with bus transporting Miramichi Timberwolves hockey team

Driver dies in collision with bus transporting Miramichi Timberwolves hockey team

ASTLE, N.B. — The driver of a car died Sunday in a collision with a bus transporting the Miramichi Timberwolves Junior A hockey team on a New Brunswick road.
Jin Young Ko wins LPGA South Korea, set to move to No 1

Jin Young Ko wins LPGA South Korea, set to move to No 1

BUSAN, South Korea (AP) — Jin Young Ko birdied her first playoff hole with fellow South Korean player Hee Jeong Lim to win the BMW Ladies Championship on Sunday. The LPGA Tour said Ko is projected to become world No.
Masters champion Matsuyama wins by 5 shots in Japan

Masters champion Matsuyama wins by 5 shots in Japan

CHIBA, Japan (AP) — Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama had three birdies in five holes on the back nine and eagled the 18th for good measure for a five-stroke victory at the PGA Tour's Zozo Championship on Sunday.
Canadian speedskater Pascal Dion wins short-track bronze at World Cup

Canadian speedskater Pascal Dion wins short-track bronze at World Cup

BEIJING — Canadian speedskater Pascal Dion won a bronze medal in the men's 1,000 metres at a World Cup Short Track competition on Sunday. The Montreal native edged Japan's Kazuki Yoshinaga in a photo finish to claim third place in one minute 26.