Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports’ Category

Canada falls to Netherlands at Field Hockey World League semifinal

Monday, June 19th, 2017
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Canada dropped its second straight game at the Field Hockey World League semifinal in London, England falling to the Netherlands 3-1. The loss knocked Canada down to third in its pool, behind both the Netherlands and India.

Canada scores big win over Italy in World League volleyball

Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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The Canadian men's volleyball team wrapped up Group 1 play with a 3-1 victory over Italy at the World League event in Antwerp, Belgium, on Sunday.

France dominates Canada in World League volleyball

Saturday, June 17th, 2017
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The Canadian men's volleyball team fell in straight sets to France on Saturday in Antwerp, Belgium, in the third weekend of FIVB World League Group 1 play.

Canada tops Belgium in thrilling FIVB World League match

Friday, June 16th, 2017
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Stephen Maar produced 24 points and 19 spikes as Canada held on to beat Belgium in five sets on Friday in FIVB World League Group 1 play.

‘Sky the limit’ for young volleyballer Sharone Vernon-Evans

Friday, June 16th, 2017
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A former junior volleyball star, 18-year-old Sharone Vernon-Evans represents a new wave of young talent with the Canadian men's squad, complete with the skills to be a great leader, says his coach. "I live by trusting the process," Vernon-Evans says.

Watch the World Rowing Cup from Poland

Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Watch action from the World Rowing Cup event in Poznan, Poland, on Sunday at 4:25 a.m. ET.

Surfing, canoeing go to court over stand up paddle dispute

Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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The governing bodies of surfing and canoeing will go to court for control of stand up paddle boarding, a sport that is seen as a future candidate for the Olympic program.

Show jumping must ‘change or die’

Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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As the Olympics casts its eye toward sports such as surfing and sport climbing, a traditional sport like equestrian fights to stay relevant, and according to one official, the sport must "change or die."

Watch Field Hockey World League: Korea vs. Argentina

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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Watch live action from the Field Hockey World League Semifinal event in London, England, beginning on Thursday at 7 a.m. ET. Canada is among 10 teams vying for a spot in both the league final, and the World Cup.

FIVB World League volleyball: Canada vs. Belgium

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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Watch live as the Canadian men's volleyball team faces Belgium in FIVB World League action in Antwerp, Belgium.