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Tennis Hall of Famer Chris Evert says she has ovarian cancer

Former tennis star Chris Evert says she was diagnosed with an early stage of ovarian cancer. The 67-year-old Evert revealed the illness in a story posted Friday on ESPN.com ; she is an on-air announcer for ESPN.
Djokovic's appeal of canceled visa moves to higher court

Djokovic's appeal of canceled visa moves to higher court

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic’s effort to play in the Australian Open despite being unvaccinated for COVID-19 moved to a higher court Saturday as the No. 1-ranked tennis player appealed the second cancellation of his visa.
Big finish by Henley stakes him to early 3-shot lead at Sony

Big finish by Henley stakes him to early 3-shot lead at Sony

HONOLULU (AP) — Russell Henley set a strong target Friday in the Sony Open when he was 6 under over his final six holes and closed with a 30-foot eagle putt for a 7-under 63 and a three-shot lead among the early starters at Waialae.
Despite limited preparation, Canada cricketers says they are ready for U-19 World Cup

Despite limited preparation, Canada cricketers says they are ready for U-19 World Cup

Winter and the pandemic complicated Canadian preparations for the ICC Under-19 Men's Cricket World Cup in the West Indies.
Real Salt Lake signs 14-year-old forward Axel Kei to homegrown contract

Real Salt Lake signs 14-year-old forward Axel Kei to homegrown contract

HERRIMAN, Utah — Real Salt Lake has signed 14-year-old forward Axel Kei to a homegrown contract, making him the youngest player to ever sign with a Major League Soccer team.
Alouettes get Moore from Elks for Washington and Jackson

Alouettes get Moore from Elks for Washington and Jackson

The Montreal Alouettes acquired defensive lineman Michael Moore from the Edmonton Elks for offensive lineman Tony Washington and running back Martese Jackson on Friday. All three players are Americans.

Canada Soccer names goalkeeping and set plays coach for women's national team

Jen Herst has joined Bev Priestman's staff with the Canadian women's team as goalkeeper and set plays coach.
Canada's Drury earns World Cup ski cross silver in Alberta

Canada's Drury earns World Cup ski cross silver in Alberta

NAKISKA, ALTA. — Ski cross racer Kevin Drury feels he's rounding into form at the right time. The 33-year-old from Toronto was second Friday at Nakiska ski resort for his first World Cup medal since breaking his leg in a race Dec. 20, 2020.
Wizards coach Unseld enters health and safety protocols

Wizards coach Unseld enters health and safety protocols

Washington Wizards coach Wes Unseld has entered the NBA's health and safety protocols, and assistant Pat Delany is taking over as acting head coach starting with Saturday night's game against Portland. The Wizards announced Unseld's absence Friday.

Calgary Stampeders re-sign Canadian receiver Colton Hunchak

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders re-signed Canadian receiver Colton Hunchak on Friday. The Calgary native was scheduled to become a CFL free agent next month.