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Canadian Julia Budd retains Bellator featherweight title with win against Talita Nogueira

THACKERVILLE, Okla. — Canadian Julia (The Jewel) Budd retained her Bellator featherweight title by defeating previously unbeaten Brazilian Talita Nogueira in the main event of Bellator 202 on Friday.
Mike Reilly with two TDs, leads Eskimos over Argonauts 16-15

Mike Reilly with two TDs, leads Eskimos over Argonauts 16-15

EDMONTON — Quarterback Mike Reilly completed a pair of touchdown passes as the Edmonton Eskimos got some revenge for a loss in Toronto last week, coming away with a narrow 16-15 victory over the Argonauts in the rainy rematch on Friday.

Canada falls to U.S., will play Brazil for bronze at Pan Am Cup

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Canada's women's volleyball squad will play Brazil for bronze at the Pan Am Cup after a semifinal loss to the United States on Friday. Canada fell in four sets to the Americans: 18-25, 25-23, 23-25,19-25.
Kim takes 4-shot lead at weather-delayed John Deere Classic

Kim takes 4-shot lead at weather-delayed John Deere Classic

SILVIS, Ill. — Michael Kim took a four-shot lead Friday at the John Deere Classic in the Quad Cities, which was suspended twice because of weather concerns.
Henderson, Hedwall share lead at Marathon Classic

Henderson, Hedwall share lead at Marathon Classic

SYLVANIA, Ohio — Brooke Henderson shot a bogey-free 5-under 66 on Friday to move into a tie for the lead after two rounds at the Marathon Classic. The 20-year-old Canadian and Caroline Hedwall of Sweden were at 9-under 133 through 36 holes.
Newgarden looks for 'sweet' revenge over Hinchcliffe at Toronto Indy

Newgarden looks for 'sweet' revenge over Hinchcliffe at Toronto Indy

TORONTO — Last year, Josef Newgarden teased local product James Hinchcliffe about defeating him in his hometown race. This time, he's not kidding around. The defending Honda Indy champion wants to exact revenge on the Oakville, Ont.
Lulay returns from knee injury to Lions' starting quarterback role

Lulay returns from knee injury to Lions' starting quarterback role

VANCOUVER — Battered and bruised repeatedly over the course of his career, Travis Lulay is ready to return to action. The slumping B.C.

Canada's Shawn Barber finishes fourth in Diamond League pole vault

RABAT, Morocco — Canada's Shawn Barber cleared 5.60 metres to finish fourth in the pole vault at the Rabat Diamond League meet on Friday.
Papa John's starts pulling founder's image from marketing

Papa John's starts pulling founder's image from marketing

NEW YORK — Papa John's, which has featured founder John Schnatter as a spokesman in logos and TV ads, has begun pulling his image from its marketing and pledged to assess its diversity practices in response to his use of a racial slur.
Veteran quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell a spectator at Calgary Stampeders' rundown

Veteran quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell a spectator at Calgary Stampeders' rundown

CALGARY — Bo Levi Mitchell was back on the practice field Friday. Well, sort of. The Calgary Stampeders quarterback attended the team's rundown Friday, one day after its dominant 27-3 road win over the Ottawa Redblacks.