Paul D. Grant
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Dutch not expected to emulate Germany with World Cup protest
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The Netherlands is not expected to emulate Germany by making a gesture to protest host nation Qatar's human rights record before Friday's World Cup game against Ecuador.
Early second-half goal by Embolo gives Switzerland edge over Cameroon
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Saudis jubilant after World Cup win, announce national holiday
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Saudi Arabia fans at the World Cup were in disbelief after their team shocked Argentina on Tuesday, setting off jubilant scenes in Qatar and the Saudi capital.
Norris candidate Morrissey salvages Jets' win after stunning Hurricanes rally
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Winnipeg Jets defenceman Josh Morrissey is clearly in the conversation for the Norris Trophy, reinforced by his play in Monday night's 4-3 OT win over Carolina, writes Ken Wiebe.
Ex-Bomber, current Argo RB Andrew Harris selling Grey Cup sizzle
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Canadians Fournier Beaudry, Soerensen lead ice dance at NHK Trophy in Japan
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Canada's Laurence Fournier Beaudry and Nikolaj Soerensen are the leaders after the short dance at figure skating's NHK Trophy Grand Prix event.
Hockey Canada's incoming board to be selected by committee, not a wider vote
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Hockey Canada's independent nomination committee will select eight directors and a new board chair from more than 550 applicants instead of putting candidates up for a wider vote, according to a letter sent to provincial and territorial members.
This year’s Maple Leafs don’t seem to have the same ceiling of past versions – now what?
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Sale of beer with alcohol banned at World Cup stadiums
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The sale of all beer with alcohol at the eight World Cup stadiums was banned Friday, only two days before the soccer tournament is set to start.