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Saltwire (The Cape Breton Post) - Sports

FIDDLER'S FACTS: Old Home Week edition -- Fred MacDonald · Columnist -- 5 min read -- Premium content -- When Kent Scales suggested to his Three Wisemen Stable partners that he'd like to change the name of their two-year-old trotter to Irish Ray for some racing luck, he had no idea that the luck of the Irish would have such an impact on the Three ...

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Our Girl Annie faces biggest test on Old Home Week card Aug. 18 -- Nicholas Oakes · Columnist -- 2 min read -- Premium content -- Our Girl Annie has set foot in the winner's circle following every trip behind the starting gate and will look to repeat that cycle in Atlantic Sires Stakes' action at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park on Aug 18. The ...

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Daughter of former NHL and St. John's Maple Leafs coach Marc Crawford explores NHL mental health stigma in new study -- Gordon McIntyre · Postmedia News -- 4 min read -- Premium content -- Seeking help for mental wellness is something NHL players still view as stigmatizing, despite measures put in place after the death of former Canuck Rick Rypien and other players, a UBC study has found."Despite several extreme and unfortunate ...

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Canada moves on to semifinal of World Junior Championship getting past Swiss -- Derek Van Diest · Postmedia News -- 5 min read -- Premium content -- Considering the 2022 World Junior Hockey Championship was rescheduled for August, where players had been off the ice for weeks leading into it, Canada can be excused for looking somewhat sloppy in its quarter-final against Switzerland.Playing the ...

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Soccer-Man Utd supporters call for 'real investment' from any new owner -- Reuters -- | -- 1 min read -- (Reuters) - The Manchester United Supporters Trust (MUST) said on Thursday any new owner of the Premier League club must be willing to invest heavily to restore its former glory amid speculation of a sale by the Glazer family. British billionaire ...

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Cycling-Quintana denies using banned substance after Tour disqualification -- Reuters -- | -- 1 min read -- (Reuters) - Nairo Quintana has denied using the banned substance tramadol after the Colombian rider was stripped of his sixth-place finish at this year's Tour de France by cycling's governing body (UCI) on Wednesday. The pain medication is ...

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MLB roundup: Josh Donaldson's 10th-inning slam rescues Yanks

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Tennis-Fritz no fan of ATP's 'dumb' off-court coaching rule

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Cape Breton Eagles' hopefuls hit the ice during training camp sessions - Cape Breton Eagles' hopefuls take in some morning practice sessions during the team's training camp at the Miners Forum in Glace Bay on Wednesday.Fifty-five players are attending camp this year as the team prepares for its 26th season.The Eagles ...

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Sydney Venom back-to-back U13 female softball provincial champions

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Nova Scotia runners, paddlers tearing it up at Canada Games

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Cape Breton driver Stephen Pastuck to be remembered with memorial event at Cape Breton Dragway

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Cape Breton Eagles' rookie players hit the ice for training camp Tuesday in Glace Bay

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Dontblvmejustwatch feature winner at Northside Downs in North Sydney

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Golf fundraiser tallies more than $85K for Cape Breton's Victoria County Memorial Hospital Foundation -- Cape Breton Post staff, Ian Nathanson -- | -- Updated Aug. 15, 2022 -- | -- 1 min read

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Cape Breton lacrosse player James Jobes set to compete for province at Canada Summer Games in Ontario -- Jeremy Fraser -- | -- Updated Aug. 15, 2022 -- | -- 5 min read

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Tennis-Nadal not discouraged by losing on return, says will be ready for US Open -- |

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Boxing-Wilder to return against Helenius in October -- |

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Wanderers drop heartbreaking loss on a late, controversial goal in Ottawa

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Golf-McIlroy hails influence of 'hero' Woods after PGA Tour players meeting

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Edmonton Elks stumbled on season-high penalties against Roughriders

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Tennis-Injured Halep withdraws from Cincinnati Open

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NBA-James agrees two-year, $97 million extension with Lakers - report

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Tennis-Nadal tastes defeat on injury return, Fritz overpowers Kyrgios

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