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August 18, 2018 1:35 AM Sung Hyun Park, Lizette Salas share Indy Women In Tech lead

Rather than take advantage of the course’s soft greens, the 29-year-old American needed patience Friday. She opened with 12 consecutive pars then made three straight birdies on Nos. 4-6. After her first bogey of the tournament, on the par-4 eighth, Salas closed out the round with another birdie to tie Park. Salas hasn’t won since the 2014 Kingsmill Championship 8

August 15, 2018 3:38 PM Raptors 905 make history by hiring Canadian Olympian Tamara Tatham

“I think hiring Canadian coaches is what I can do right away,” Mahlalela said last weekend while conducting a coaching clinic in Mississauga. “I was given an opportunity as a young Canadian to work in the professional ranks and I need then to give that back. And that’s what I’m going to do with my staff.” A graduate of the University of Massachusetts 6

August 13, 2018 12:36 AM Canada’s Bismark Boateng gets some vindication with relay gold at NACAC Championships

LONG JUMP LEGEND: While several top performers missed this weekend’s meet, two-time NCAA outdoor champion Marquis Dendy entered the long jump competition, then won it on his first attempt with a leap of 8.29 metres. Dendy entered Sunday’s competition with a long résumé. Two years ago, he jumped 8.26 to win a world indoor title, and this winter he won world 12

August 10, 2018 11:17 PM No-shows make the biggest splash on opening day of NACAC Championships

Not necessarily in the stands at Varsity Stadium, where organizers expect to attract bigger crowds on Saturday, when stars like Jamaican sprinter Shelly-Ann Brown compete. But Friday’s competitions featured smaller-than-expected fields, as lineups — already depleted by elites who skipped the event entirely — experienced last-minute scratches. So the women’s 11

August 9, 2018 8:48 PM No sweat: Woods changes shirt and game to stay in mix at PGA

ST. LOUIS — What Tiger Woods really needed after two holes at the PGA Championship was a fresh start. A bogey-double bogey start left Woods scrambling to stay close Thursday. After having his caddie grab his backup shirt from the bag, Woods popped into a restroom near the 12th tee box, put on the dry shirt and shot 3 under the rest of the way to finish 10

August 3, 2018 4:53 PM Influential coach Bev Priestman leaves Canada Soccer

Bev Priestman, a key coaching figure in Canadian women’s soccer, is leaving the program to become an assistant coach with the English women’s team. England’s Football Association said Priestman, an English native, will serve as head coach Phil Neville’s No. 2 with the Lionesses. Priestman’s many roles in Canada Soccer included director of the so-called 13

July 29, 2018 5:49 PM Geraint Thomas coasts to first Tour de France title

PARIS—Geraint Thomas won his first Tour de France title on Sunday, concluding his transformation from a support rider into a champion of cycling’s biggest race. The Welsh rider with Team Sky successfully defended his lead of 1 minute, 51 seconds over second-place Tom Dumoulin in the mostly ceremonial final stage around the Champs-Élysées on Sunday 13

July 25, 2018 7:15 PM Buffalo Bills sign rookie QB Josh Allen to four-year deal

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y.—Now that quarterback Josh Allen is under contract, the big question remaining is how long it will be before the Buffalo Bills’ rookie first-round draft pick takes over the starting job. The Bills signed Allen to a four-year contract on Wednesday, a day before they open training camp in the Rochester suburbs. Allen is the heir-apparent 16

July 23, 2018 1:36 PM Shooter on the Danforth was firing like someone ‘in a video game,’ witness says

The gunman who killed two people and injured 12 others in a rampage on the Danforth late Sunday night was shooting at random, like someone “in a video game,” a witness says. “He was very relaxed, it was pretty disturbing,” said Lenny Graf, who was with his wife and his son, 9, and daughter, 8. The shooter, later revealed to be 29 years old, died after 9

July 18, 2018 8:53 PM Sky has no limits as cycling team takes over the Tour

LA ROSIERE, FRANCE—British rider Geraint Thomas won the first summit finish of the Tour de France and claimed the yellow jersey on Wednesday with Team Sky asserting its dominance. Four-time champion Chris Froome moved up to second overall, one minute and 25 seconds behind his teammate. Thomas attacked on the last of four climbs over the short but gruelling 10