Archive for July, 2008

Emotional Eskimos overcome 10 point deficit to down Lions

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
The Edmonton Eskimos scored 24 straight second-half points to overcome a 14-point deficit and post an emotional 34-24 victory over the visiting B.C. Lions on Thursday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/08/01/eskimos-lions.html?ref=rss

Top ranked Ana Ivanovic upset at Rogers Cup

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
Top-seeded Ana Ivanovic of Serbia was stunned 6-2, 1-6, 6-2 by unheralded teenager Tamira Paszek in the third round of the Rogers Cup at Montreal on Thursday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2008/07/31/rogers-cup-four.html?ref=rss

Calvillo leads Alouettes over battling Cats

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
Anthony Calvillo threw for more than 300 yards and two touchdowns and Damon Duval kicked five field goals to lead the Montreal Alouettes to a 40-33 victory over the visiting Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Thursday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/07/31/calvillo-wins.html?ref=rss

Calvillo leads Alouettes over game but overmatched Cats

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
Anthony Calvillo threw for over 300 yards and two touchdowns and Damon Duval kicked five field goals to lead the Montreal Alouettes to a 40-33 victory over the visiting Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Thursday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/07/31/calvillo-wins.html?ref=rss

Marc Crawford joining Hockey Night in Canada

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
Hockey Night in Canada announced on Thursday that former Stanley Cup-winning coach Marc Crawford will be joining its broadcast team next season.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/07/31/crawford-hnic.html?ref=rss

Final Canadian falls in singles at Rogers Cup

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
Stephanie Dubois, the lone Canadian left in the singles draw, lost 6-3, 6-2 to second-seeded Jelena Jankovic in the third round of the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Thursday afternoon.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2008/07/31/rogers-cup-four.html?ref=rss

Maria Sharapova to miss Beijing Olympics

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
Maria Sharapova, the worlds third-ranked tennis player, wont be representing Russia at the Summer Olympics in Beijing.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/tennis/story/2008/07/31/olympics-tennis-sharapova.html?ref=rss

Ken Griffey Jr headed to White Sox

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
The Cincinnati Reds have worked out a deal to send Ken Griffey Jr. to the Chicago White Sox.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2008/07/31/griffey-chisox.html?ref=rss

Nadal critical of ATP Federer loses again

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
You wouldnt think Rafael Nadal would have much to complain about, poised as he is to become the No. 1 player in mens tennis, but he criticized the ATP on Thursday for holding too many tournaments on hard courts.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2008/07/31/nadal-hardcourts.html?ref=rss

Ramirez dealt to Dodgers Bay to Red Sox

Thursday, July 31st, 2008
Embattled Boston Red Sox slugger Manny Ramirez reportedly was dealt to the Los Angeles Dodgers at Thursdays trade deadline in a three-way swap involving the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2008/07/31/mlb-dodgers-pirates-redsox.html?ref=rss