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Britain's Jonathan Brownlee wins World Triathlon men's elite race in Edmonton

EDMONTON — Britain's Jonathan Brownlee cruised to victory in the World Series triathlon Saturday, capturing his first gold on the circuit in two years.
Crew snap 10-game winless streak, beat Impact 2-1

Crew snap 10-game winless streak, beat Impact 2-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio — David Accam broke a tie in the 46th minute and the Columbus Crew beat the 10-man Montreal Impact 2-1 on Saturday night to snap a 10-game winless streak. Accam curled it past goalkeeper Evan Bush to give the Crew (6-14-3) the lead.
Vernon Adams Jr., Alouettes beat Eskimos 20-10 for third win in a row

Vernon Adams Jr., Alouettes beat Eskimos 20-10 for third win in a row

MONTREAL — Quarterback Vernon Adams Jr., says it took guts for coach Khari Jones to call a trick play in the first quarter that led to Montreal's third straight victory.
ESPN reasserts political talk policy after attack on Trump

ESPN reasserts political talk policy after attack on Trump

NEW YORK — ESPN is reminding employees of the network's policy to avoid talking about politics after radio talk show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump and his recent racist comments and ESPN itself on the air this week.

DeBues-Stafford sets Canadian 1,500 record at Diamond League event in London

LONDON — Gabriela DeBues-Stafford set a new Canadian record and took bronze in the women's 1,500 metres on Saturday at the Diamond League event in London, England. She finished the race in four minutes 0.
Shane Lowry builds 4-shot lead in British Open

Shane Lowry builds 4-shot lead in British Open

PORTRUSH, Ireland — The noise was unlike anything Shane Lowry had ever heard on a golf course, no surprise at the first British Open in these parts in 68 years and an Irishman atop the leaderboard at Royal Portrush. Lowry didn't get rattled Saturday.
At Tour, struggling champ Thomas no longer touching the sky

At Tour, struggling champ Thomas no longer touching the sky

LA MONGIE, France — When the team of Geraint Thomas was in its pomp at the Tour de France, a time trial followed by a big mountain stage would have been playgrounds for Sky — now in new colours as Ineos — to take cycling's greatest race by the scruff

Wright scores twice in Canada's 5-4 loss to the Netherlands in water polo

GWANGJU, Korea, Republic Of — Emma Wright scored twice but it wasn't enough as Canada lost to the Netherlands 5-4 on Saturday in the women's water polo tournament at the FINA world championships.

Aaliyah Edwards almost has double-double in Canada's 65-54 loss to Latvia

BANGKOK — Aaliyah Edwards was just shy of a double-double with a game-high 15 points and nine rebounds in Canada's 65-54 loss to Latvia on Saturday to open the FIBA under-19 Women's Basketball World Cup.

Friday's Games

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