Tag archive for ‘Canadian’
By On Monday, January 7th, 2019

Upstart Canadian Andreescu soars to career-best 107 in world tennis rankings

Canada’s Bianca Andreescu jumped 45 positions to a career-high No. 107 in the world rankings Monday after her surprising run to the final at the ASB Classic in Auckland, More...

By On Saturday, January 5th, 2019

Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu reaches final at ASB Classic

Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu beat Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan 6-3, 6-3 on Saturday to advance to the final of the ASB Classic in Auckland, New Zealand, against defending More...

By On Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

Quebec politician says criticism of Canadian hockey player Comtois is ‘anti-francophone racism’

Parti Québécois interim leader Pascal Bérubé used Twitter to share his feelings after Maxime Comtois was hit hard with criticism after missing on a penalty shot during More...

By On Saturday, December 29th, 2018

Retrial ordered for Canadian sentenced in China for drug smuggling

A court in China has ordered a retrial for a Canadian man who was found guilty and sentenced last month on drug smuggling charges. CBC | World News  More...

By On Thursday, December 20th, 2018

Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir named CBC Sports Canadian Athletes of the Year

Naming ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir as CBC Sports Canadian Athletes of the Year for 2018 offers not only one last opportunity to celebrate the duo’s accomplishments, More...

By On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash chosen by Canadian media as News Story of the Year

A deadly bus crash that united a hockey-mad country in grief and spurred people to leave sticks on porches from coast to coast has been selected as Canada’s News Story More...

By On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Russian space program in ‘crisis’ as Canadian gets set to blast off

The Russian space program is especially important for President Vladimir Putin, as it’s one of the few areas Russia can still make a case for being an equal of the United More...

By On Friday, November 23rd, 2018

Canadian skiing great Erik Guay abruptly retires after teammate’s violent crash

Erik Guay, one of Canada’s most decorated alpine skiers, has decided to walk away from the sport effective immediately. CBC | Sports News  More...

By On Monday, November 5th, 2018

Watch the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship

Watch live action from the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Winnipeg. Coverage begins now from the Fort Rouge Curling Club with a match between Manitoba vs. Northern More...

By On Monday, November 5th, 2018

Alyson Charles leads Canadian youth movement at short track season opener

The next generation of women in Canadian short-track speed skating planted its flag on the international stage at the season-opening World Cup in Calgary. CBC | Sports News More...