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Canadians Diez, Schnur advance to second round of French Open qualifying

PARIS — Canadians Steven Diez and Brayden Schnur advanced to the second round of men's qualifying at the French Open with wins on Monday. Diez, from Toronto, defeated Ilya Ivashka of Belarus 6-1, 2-6, 6-4. Schnur, from Pickering, Ont.
Survey finds most Canadian Olympic athletes against medal podium protests

Survey finds most Canadian Olympic athletes against medal podium protests

TORONTO — After a wave of demonstrations against racial injustice around the world, the International Olympic Committee is in talks with athlete groups about potentially easing protest bans at the Olympic Games.
Bayern Munich already looking too good for the Bundesliga

Bayern Munich already looking too good for the Bundesliga

BERLIN — On the day the FIFA president warned about a lack of competition in club soccer, Bayern Munich started the German league by scoring a whopping eight goals.
Chase Claypool sets Canadian NFL record with 84-yard touchdown reception

Chase Claypool sets Canadian NFL record with 84-yard touchdown reception

PITTSBURGH — Chase Claypool didn't wait long to set a Canadian NFL record.

Przybylko scores twice, Union beat 10-man Impact 4-1

HARRISON, N.J. — Romell Quioto put the Montreal Impact ahead. Then he put them down. Kacper Przybylko scored late in the first half and early in the second to help the Philadelphia Union beat the 10-man M Impact 4-1 on Sunday night at Red Bull Arena.
WNBA postpones game between Storm and Lynx due to COVID-19

WNBA postpones game between Storm and Lynx due to COVID-19

BRADENTON, Fla. — The opener of the WNBA playoff series between the Seattle Storm and the Minnesota Lynx was postponed nearly 90 minutes before its scheduled tipoff Sunday because of inconclusive COVID-19 test results for Storm players.
Blue Jays finally stop six-game losing skid with 6-3 win in Philadelphia

Blue Jays finally stop six-game losing skid with 6-3 win in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — Without any fans in the seats at Citizens Bank Park, you could almost hear the sigh of relief.
Shapovalov loses to Schwartzman in Italian Open semifinals

Shapovalov loses to Schwartzman in Italian Open semifinals

ROME — Canadian Denis Shapovalov's steady run at the Italian Open ended Sunday with a semifinal loss to Diego Schwartzman of Argentina. The No.
Lightning the latest to learn Dallas Stars' defence can be downright offensive

Lightning the latest to learn Dallas Stars' defence can be downright offensive

EDMONTON — The Tampa Bay Lightning are the latest team in the NHL playoffs to discover how much the Dallas Stars' defence can be, well, downright offensive.

Langlois, three-time Stanley Cup winner with Montreal Canadiens, dies at 85

MONTREAL — Albert (Junior) Langlois, a three-time Stanley Cup winner with the Montreal Canadiens, has died, the team announced Sunday. He was 85. Langlois, a defenceman from Magog, Que.