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Montreal Gazette - Sports

Todd: Here's to Canada's female athletes, inspirations to us all - Their drive, talent and class have been the story of the Games so far, with our women winning 13 medals.

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Club de Foot Montréal

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CF Montréal losing streak reaches three games after Inter Miami comeback

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Estaban Ocon wins Hungarian GP; Montreal's Nicholas Latifi eighth

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Aston Martin to appeal Vettel disqualification from Hungarian GP

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Laval's Jennifer Abel finishes eighth in three-metre springboard

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Canadiens sign Lehkonen to one-year extension -- The deal with the 26-year-old restricted free agent is worth $2.3 million.

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Mathieu Perreault gains fresh start with Canadiens -- Left-winger signs a one-year, US$950,000 deal with Habs after completing a four-year, US$16.5-million contract with the Winnipeg Jets.

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Stu Cowan: Loss of key players could loom large for Canadiens -- With Shea Weber, Phillip Danault and Corey Perry all gone, Habs could have hard time just making playoffs with the roster they have now.

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Canadiens' Paul Byron out for five months after hip surgery -- The 32-year-old forward has two more seasons remaining on a four-year, US$13.6-million contract with annual salary-cap hit of $3.4 million.

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Corey Perry will continue his chase for a second Stanley Cup in Tampa -- Veteran winger says the Lightning's winning culture and a two-year contract offer were the deciding factors in him leaving the Canadiens.

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Marc-Andre Fleury tells Blackhawks he'll play in 2021-22

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Marc-Andre Fleury tells Blackhawks he'll play in 2021-22

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Sharks' Evander Kane denies gambling allegations -- San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane emphatically denied allegations made by his wife that he gambled on his own games and intentionally tried to lose to cash in on his wagers.

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Grading the off-season performance of Edmonton Oilers G.M. Ken Holland: 9 Things -- In terms of re-tooling, the lion's share of the latest Edmonton Oilers roster is done.

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Vikings QB Kellen Mond tests positive; Kirk Cousins in close contact -- Minnesota Vikings rookie quarterback Kellen Mond tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday, NFL Network reported, as three of the team's QBs were out for Saturday's practice, including starter Kirk Cousins.

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Alouettes mourn loss of co-owner Sid Spiegel -- Spiegel and Gary Stern, his son-in-law, purchased the CFL team in 2020 from the league, which had assumed ownership the previous season.

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Talented receiver Simonise hopes third time's the charm with Alouettes -- The 26-year-old Vancouver native is one of three players vying to become the team's starting Canadian wide receiver.

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Wakefield sets sights on adding grit, drive to Alouettes' defensive line -- "We have some great pieces on the defensive line," interior lineman says after returning to training camp following his release on Monday.

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Ahmad Thomas didn't hesitate to take opportunity with Alouettes -- "CFL ... NFL ... those are just titles. I'm grateful and appreciative to be here."

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CF Montréal squanders halftime lead in heartbreaking loss to lowly Inter Miami -- With the 2-1 defeat, CFM has now lost three consecutive games for the first time this season, dropping its record to 6-6-4.

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Inter Miami appreciate baby steps as they host CF Montréal -- CFM is looking to bounce back after falling 2-1 to the New England Revolution on Sunday. The club has lost two straight after a six-game unbeaten run.

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MLS says Canadian clubs can host home games for rest of 2021 -- MLS said the Public Health Agency of Canada and Minister of Immigration approved a National Interest Exemption that outlines protocols allowing for all league players to participate in cross-border matches with Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver Whitecaps.

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VAN DIEST: Major test for Canada against Mexico at Gold Cup -- The 72,000 seat stadium, which acts as home to the Houston Texans of the NFL, is expected to be a sea of green jerseys, overflowing with Mexican fans

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Jose Berrios makes a strong debut as Blue Jays sweep Royals -- As first impressions go, the new kid on the pitching block will fit in quite nicely.

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FANTASY FARE: An early team-by-team analysis from MLB's trade deadline frenzy -- There likely aren't too many fantasy baseball teams that weren't impacted in some way by the avalanche of trades the past few days. My top-three NL-only team now has nine players on different teams from a week ago, including all five of my Cubs — Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo, Javier Baez, Andrew Chafin and Jake Marisnick — who've been dispersed from coast-to-coast,

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Trio of Brewers relievers out due to COVID-19 issues -- The Milwaukee Brewers placed right-handers Jake Cousins and Jandel Gustave on the 10-day injured list on Saturday due to a COVID-19 outbreak that also includes right-hander Hunter Strickland.

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Springer's blasts, Manoah's pitching lead Jays to shutout win over Royals at home

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Seaman Stadium to host inaugural 'Baseball Day in Canada' -- Baseball Day in Canada is coming to Okotoks.

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'I know I can do so much better': Andre De Grasse reflects on his Olympic bronze in unpredictable 100m final -- Canada's Andre De Grasse won the bronze medal in the men's 100 metres at Tokyo 2020, a repeat of his performance in the same race in Rio 2016

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Penny Oleksiak is very happy with her seven Olympic medals. Give her a moment before talking Paris -- The greatest medal collector in Canadian Olympic history isn't done yet. But Penny Oleksiak needs a quick breather before firing up the search for double digits in Paris 2024

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High jump hijinks or just raising the bar for sportsmanship? -- 'This is beyond sport. This is sportsmanship, and this is the message we deliver to the young generation.'

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In Olympic semifinal, Canada gets another opportunity against the U.S. -- Canada felt cheated out of a victory against the United States at the London 2012 Olympics; conceding the tying goal on a controversial call in a 4-3 semi-final loss

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Meet Lamont Marcell Jacobs, the surprise Olympic 100m champion: 'I really didn't know anything about him' -- A long jumper just five years ago, the Italian — who broke 10 seconds for the first time in May — wasn't on anyone's radar going into Sunday's final

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New Raptor Banton is ready to work, wants to be an inspiration to Rexdale community -- Became the first Canadian ever drafted by Raptors on Thursday

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Canada's Olympic basketball hopes up in the air after loss against Spain -- Canada's hopes of making the quarter-finals will now rest on the results of other games they aren't in

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Raptors NBA free agency preview: Lowry's decision will have massive ripple effects -- It isn't all that often where the always zany NBA Free agency market has a heavy Raptors flavour, but this is one of those years.

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WOLSTAT: 'Huge rush of excitement:' Barnes thrilled to join Raptors, ready to work -- After the biggest night of his life, Scottie Barnes couldn't sleep.

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Raptors finally draft a Canadian, Toronto's Dalano Banton, at NBA Draft -- The Raptors made history in the second round of the 2021 NBA Draft, taking Toronto native Dalano Banton with the 46th pick. Banton is the first Canadian drafted by Canada's team, though a handful eventually made their way to the Raptors, including Cory Joseph via free agency.

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'Disappointed I didn't reach my goal': Leylah Fernandez leaves Olympics frustrated with tennis debut -- The heat? The logistics of travel to Japan? The pressure of representing Canada? Fernandez, the 18-year-old from Montreal, wasn't offering up any of those excuses

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Laval's Leylah Annie Fernandez gets first-round win on a bittersweet Olympic tennis day for Canada -- With Bianca Andreescu pulling out of the Olympics at the last minute, Canada's hopes in the Olympic women's singles rest on the shoulders of 18-year-old Leylah Annie Fernandez

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Félix Auger-Aliassime gets to start his Olympics off with two-time champion Andy Murray, no big deal -- The Montrealer doesn't just know the history. He watched it unfold

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Tennis: Osaka confirmed for Montreal event in August -- Defending champion Bianca Andreescu is also among those who confirmed their participation.

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Canada's Bianca Andreescu not going to Tokyo Olympics -- Former U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu will not represent Canada at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics. The 21-year-old Andreescu, ranked No. 5 in the world, made the announcement Monday on Instagram.

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City celebrates 100th anniversary of Kildonan Park GC by offering $19 rounds -- The City of Winnipeg is celebrating the 100th anniversary of Kildonan Park Golf Course by offering $19 rounds of golf until August 6.

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Hunter McGee adds to legacy with another Ottawa Citizen Golf Championship title -- On Sunday, Hunter McGee won his second straight title in the Ottawa Citizen Golf Championship's Open Division.

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Hole-in-one report: High River's Hargreaves now up to a dozen career aces -- High River's Jim Hargreaves must have incredible aim. A member at Highwood, Hargreaves drained another hole-in-one over the weekend, upping his career count to 12. That's right, a dozen aces! Hargreaves started to get serious about the sport in his late-30s, notched his first hole-in-one soon after at Lacombe, and has been flag-hunting ever since. Now 71 and with a 4.6 handicap, he potted his latest on No. 6 on Highwood's Heritage layout, smoothing a seven-iron from 155 yards away. It must be noted that Jim's wife, Brenda, is also a sharpshooter, with five aces on her own resume. Hey Mr. and Mrs. Hargreaves, any tips for the rest of us?!

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AROUND THE GREENS: Even for also-rans, like my team, RBC PGA Scramble is a blast -- We've just played a pretty good (and really fun) round, and now we're playing woulda-coulda-shoulda on the sun-scorched patio at Springbank Links.

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AROUND THE GREENS: Calgary's Rutherford focused on amateur championships, then ready for pro pursuit -- Katy Rutherford's dream job is to chase birdies — and collect trophies — on the LPGA Tour.

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Hamilton rejects 'gamesmanship' claims in Hungarian GP pole fight -- Montreal's Lance Stroll qualified in 12th place for Sunday's race.

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Lewis Hamilton takes controversial British GP win; Montreal's Lance Stroll eighth -- Valtteri Bottas was third after obeying team orders to let Hamilton through.

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Montreal pays $3 million to settle Formula E race lawsuit -- Montreal's executive committee chairman said that while the city's position was "solid," the settlement would save further legal costs.

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