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NZ abandons cricket tour of Pakistan over security concerns

NZ abandons cricket tour of Pakistan over security concerns

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan (AP) — New Zealand abandoned its cricket tour of Pakistan on Friday over security concerns that mystified the hosts, just before the Black Caps’ first scheduled match in Pakistan in 18 years.

Scoreboard for Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021

Thursday's Games NFL Washington 30 N.Y. Giants 29 --- MLB American League L.A. Angels 9 Chicago White Sox 3 Oakland 7 Kansas City 2 Baltimore 3 N.Y.

Canadian figure skating pair James, Radford make international debut

PIERREFONDS, Que. — Canadian figure skating pair Eric Radford and Vanessa James made their international debut Thursday and sit second after the short program in the Autumn Classic International.
Roughriders QB Cody Fajardo declares himself fit to play after concussion scare

Roughriders QB Cody Fajardo declares himself fit to play after concussion scare

REGINA — Saskatchewan Roughriders fans can breathe easier. Quarterback Cody Fajardo has declared himself ready to play. Fajardo’s status for Friday's home game against the Toronto Argonauts was in question this week.
B.C. Lions to mark National Day for Truth and Reconciliation at Sept. 24 game

B.C. Lions to mark National Day for Truth and Reconciliation at Sept. 24 game

VANCOUVER — The B.C. Lions are trying to raise awareness about the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Sept. 30.
P.K. Subban executive producing upcoming docuseries 'Black Life: A Canadian History'

P.K. Subban executive producing upcoming docuseries 'Black Life: A Canadian History'

TORONTO — Homegrown hockey star P.K. Subban says he hopes to educate audiences and spark conversation with the new docuseries, "Black Life: A Canadian History.
Veteran David Watford slated to become Hamilton Tiger-Cats' third starting QB of 2021

Veteran David Watford slated to become Hamilton Tiger-Cats' third starting QB of 2021

Just six games into the regular season and already the Hamilton Tiger-Cats find themselves with a third different starting quarterback.

Calgary Stampeders look to win two straight for the first time this CFL season

HAMILTON — The Calgary Stampeders want to build momentum and start climbing out of the CFL's West Division basement in Hamilton on Friday. The Stampeders (2-4) are coming off a 32-16 win over the Edmonton Elks in the CFL's Battle of Alberta.
Young Canadian side gets chance to show its skills at Vancouver rugby sevens event

Young Canadian side gets chance to show its skills at Vancouver rugby sevens event

After a spate of retirements and with other veterans taking time off, Canadian coach Henry Paul will field a young squad at this weekend's HSBC Canada Sevens in Vancouver.
NHL expects 98% of players to be vaccinated before season

NHL expects 98% of players to be vaccinated before season

CHICAGO — Jacob Trouba was the first NHL player who allowed himself to be publicly photographed getting jabbed with a dose of coronavirus vaccine, and his wife did rotations in the emergency room in Florida with the pandemic raging.