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Muhammad Ali’s name to go on airport in hometown of Louisville

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
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Muhammad Ali's Kentucky hometown will honour the late boxer by renaming its airport for him.

Exciting chapter for Canadian tennis

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
Exciting chapter for Canadian tennis

Two names are synonymous with Canadian tennis: Milos Raonic and Eugenie Bouchard. But talents like Bianca Andreescu and Denis Shapovalov are climbing the ranks, putting more Canadian talent on the map at the WTA and ATP tours - and probably at the Olympics.

Frederique Turgeon skis to Para Alpine World Cup gold

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
Frederique Turgeon skis to Para Alpine World Cup gold

After placing fourth last year, Frederique Turgeon of Montreal won the women slalom standing event at the 2019 Para Alpine World Cup in Zagreb, Croatia on Wednesday.

R.J. Barrett drains 3-point shot in OT, but Duke loses to Syracuse

Monday, January 14th, 2019
R.J. Barrett drains 3-point shot in OT, but Duke loses to Syracuse

R. J. Barrett put up 23 points, but was 4 for 17 from three-point range in Duke's 95-91 loss in OT to Syracuse.

Match Wrap: Brendan Bottcher wins his 1st Grand Slam of Curling title

Sunday, January 13th, 2019
Match Wrap: Brendan Bottcher wins his 1st Grand Slam of Curling title

Edmonton's Brendan Bottcher scored a 6-3 win over Toronto's John Epping to claim the Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open title in North Battleford, Sask.

Conor Garland left bloody after scoring painful goal

Saturday, January 12th, 2019
Conor Garland left bloody after scoring painful goal

Garland scored one of the toughest goals of all time as he deflected a puck into the net with his face. Garland would leave to get stitches, but would return later in the contest.

CBC Sports Big Moment: Kingsbury’s great 8 in Calgary

Saturday, January 12th, 2019
CBC Sports Big Moment: Kingsbury's great 8 in Calgary

Mikael Kingsbury won gold in Calgary for an eighth time, claiming his 53rd moguls World Cup title.

Kingsbury Quiz: With over 50 World Cup wins, can Kingsbury remember No. 1?

Friday, January 11th, 2019
Kingsbury Quiz: With over 50 World Cup wins, can Kingsbury remember No. 1?

CBC Sports' Jacqueline Doorey puts Mikael Kingsbury's memory to the test. See how much the moguls star can remember about his World Cup victories.

CBC Sports Plays of the Week

Friday, January 11th, 2019
CBC Sports Plays of the Week

A look at some of the best plays in the world of sports.

Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu qualifies for Aussie Open main draw

Friday, January 11th, 2019
Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu qualifies for Aussie Open main draw

CBC Sports' Sophia Jurksztowicz recaps the 18-year-old Mississauga, Ont., native's journey to the Australian Open main draw.