Archive for August, 2008

Jankovic advances to quarter finals

Sunday, August 31st, 2008
World No. 2 Jelena Jankovic of Serbia survived another tough test to advance to the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open on Sunday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2008/08/31/usopen-day7.html?ref=rss

Bishop ready for Roughriders debut

Sunday, August 31st, 2008
Michael Bishops efforts to learn the offensive system of the Saskatchewan Roughriders will be on display for the first time on Sunday when the Roughriders meet their rivals, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, in Regina.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/08/31/cfl-preview-bishop.html?ref=rss

Roughriders Bishop makes debut against Bombers

Sunday, August 31st, 2008
Michael Bishops efforts to learn the offensive system of the Saskatchewan Roughriders will be on display for the first time on Sunday when the Roughriders meet their rivals, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, in Regina.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/08/31/cfl-preview-bishop.html?ref=rss

Clark vaults Weir at TPC Boston

Sunday, August 31st, 2008
Tim Clark shot a career-low round of 9-under 62 to vault into a one-shot lead over Canadian Mike Weir through two rounds Saturday at the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Mass.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2008/08/30/pga.html?ref=rss

Jays set for final game at Yankee Stadium

Sunday, August 31st, 2008
The Toronto Blue Jays pay their last visit to one of the most revered buildings in sports as they close their final series at Yankee Stadium on Sunday (CBC 1 p.m. ET).

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2008/08/31/jays-nyy-preview-stadium.html?ref=rss

Angels Diamondbacks eyeing Eckstein report

Sunday, August 31st, 2008
Toronto Blue Jays infielder David Eckstein could be on the move by baseballs trade deadline on Sunday night, according to a media report.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2008/08/30/baseball-eckstein-trade.html?ref=rss

Toronto FC dealt crushing road loss by Chivas USA

Saturday, August 30th, 2008
An extra-time goal from Atiba Harris powered Chivas USA to a 2-1 win over Toronto FC Saturday night in Los Angeles.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2008/08/31/soccer-tfc-chivas.html?ref=rss

Clark vaults Weir at PGA s Deutsche Bank Championship

Saturday, August 30th, 2008
Tim Clark shot a career-low round of 9-under 62 to vault into a one-shot lead over Canadian Mike Weir through two rounds Saturday at the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Mass.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2008/08/30/pga.html?ref=rss

Heptathlon medallist banned for life

Saturday, August 30th, 2008
Olympic heptathlon runner-up Lyudmila Blonska of Ukraine has received a lifetime ban after failing a doping test at the Beijing Games.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/amateur/story/2008/08/30/heptathlon-blonska-ban.html?ref=rss

2 Canadians win bronze at mountain bike World Cup

Saturday, August 30th, 2008
Catharine Pendrel topped her Olympic performance by winning a bronze medal on the eighth stop of the mountain bike World Cup in Canberra, Australia, on Saturday, while fellow Canadian Geoff Kabush added a bronze on the mens side.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2008/08/30/pendrel-world-cup.html?ref=rss