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Meet Marie-Soleil Beaudoin, the first Nova Scotia woman to referee at a FIFA World...

Marie-Soleil Beaudoin is already starting preparations to referee the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.She’s the first and only Nova Scotia woman authorized by FIFA to referee that level of soccer.And this won’t be...

Calgary pivots to pursue world snowboard, freestyle championship

Calgary is making a pitch to be the host city of the world freestyle ski and snowboard championships next month if public health authorities approve it.Calgary would be a substitute site. The world championships scheduled Feb. 18-28 in...

Canadian moguls star Mikael Kingsbury out four to six weeks with back injury

Durability is a key ingredient in Mikael Kingsbury’s domination of men’s moguls. The Canadian freestyle ski star hasn’t missed races due to injury until now.Kingsbury is sidelined for at least the first three World Cups of the 2020-21...

Brit ‘gang-rape’ victims bravely fought off predator by biting him during Italy house party...

TWO British teenagers set upon by a group of rapist "thugs" who "drugged them" fought off one of their attackers by biting him, prosecutors said. Four people have been charged in connection with the attack in the Basilicata region...

Canada loses Lake Louise alpine ski event for 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted August 20, 2020 11:09 am Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Canada will not hold an alpine ski race on the World...

Londoner Jessie Fleming signs with Chelsea FC Women

As she was growing up in London, Ont., Jessie Fleming dominated soccer pitches all over the city.That turned into pitches all over the province. Then things turned international for Canada.Now Fleming has signed her first professional contact as...

Edmonton, Montreal, Toronto lone Canada candidates cities for 2026 World Cup: FIFA

The FIFA representative leading the review of candidate cities for the 2026 World Cup says Edmonton, Montreal and Toronto are the only sites under consideration in Canada.Asked on a media conference call Monday whether Vancouver might get back...

Who is Dele Alli’s girlfriend Ruby Mae, when did they get back together and...

FOUR years ago, Dele Alli was at his lowest ebb with England losing 2-1 to Iceland at Euro 2016, but then-girlfriend Ruby Mae managed to steal the headlines for the right reasons. The stunning model was seen comforting the...

Amanda Holden spotted in £85 Forever Unique ‘Pretty Woman’ dress – and you can...

CALLING all Pretty Woman fans, we've found the dress, and Amanda Holden is a fan. The tan and white halter neck dress is perfect for summer dressing and we can't wait to get our hands on it. 1 We think...

Canada’s Mikael Kingsbury reaches another World Cup moguls milestone with win No. 60

CALGARY — Mikael Kingsbury feels supremely confident racing moguls in Calgary. READ MORE: Canadians chasing gold at World Cup moguls in Calgary He parlayed that self-assurance into a 60th career World Cup victory Saturday.The reigning Olympic and world men’s champion...

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