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Independent review confirms decision for Horn over Pacquiao

Independent review confirms decision for Horn over Pacquiao

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — An independent review of the scoring in Manny Pacquiao's contentious WBO welterweight world title loss to Jeff Horn has confirmed the outcome in favour of the Australian former schoolteacher.

MLB expansion on hold until Oakland and Tampa Bay get new stadiums

MIAMI — There are two major hurdles standing in the way of Major League Baseball possibly returning to Montreal: Oakland and Tampa Bay.

Chuckwagon horse euthanized after injury during the Calgary Stampede

CALGARY — A chuckwagon horse was euthanized by a veterinarian after it was injured following the fifth heat of the Rangeland Derby at the Calgary Stampede on Sunday evening.
2-time champ Nadal loses 15-13 in 5th set at Wimbledon

2-time champ Nadal loses 15-13 in 5th set at Wimbledon

LONDON — Rafael Nadal kept getting pushed to the brink of defeat. He kept resisting. He dropped the first two sets, then won the next two. He erased two match points in the riveting fifth set's 10th game, then another two in its 20th game.
Linebacker Maleki Harris gets his name in Calgary Stampeder history books

Linebacker Maleki Harris gets his name in Calgary Stampeder history books

CALGARY — Maleki Harris had yet to enter this world the last time a Calgary Stampeder had a fumble recovery for a touchdown and an interception for a touchdown in the same season.
Unpopular Christie turns to sports talk, calls fan 'a bum'

Unpopular Christie turns to sports talk, calls fan 'a bum'

TRENTON, N.J. — With a new poll showing voters are disgusted and outraged that Gov.
Impact hope to be rested and healthy for home games after mid-season break

Impact hope to be rested and healthy for home games after mid-season break

MONTREAL — It was coincidence that Major League Soccer's mid-season break came just as the Montreal Impact reached the half-way point of their regular season. Most of the other teams have played two or three more games.
Ambrosie faces tough decision in his first day as the CFL's commissioner

Ambrosie faces tough decision in his first day as the CFL's commissioner

TORONTO — CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie isn't easing into his new position. Ambrosie officially began his tenure Monday less than a week after being hired to replace the departed Jeffrey Orridge.
Raonic through to Wimbledon quarter-finals with five-set win over Zverev

Raonic through to Wimbledon quarter-finals with five-set win over Zverev

LONDON — Canada's Milos Raonic is through to the Wimbledon quarter-finals after posting a 4-6, 7-5, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 win over Germany's Alexander Zverev on Monday. Raonic, from Thornhill, Ont.
Five things Jays need in second half to keep faint playoff hopes afloat

Five things Jays need in second half to keep faint playoff hopes afloat

The Toronto Blue Jays will begin the unofficial second half of the season on Friday with a 41-47 record, good for last place in the American League East.