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July 9, 2018 2:41 AM Sei Young Kim sets record low by going 31 under

The 25-year-old Kim won by five shots over Lydia Ko when she shot 27 under in the Founders Cup two years ago. Sorenstam won by two shots over Se Ri Pak when she shot her 27 under at Moon Valley at a tournament that no longer exists. Kim began the final round with an eight shot lead and was close to flawless. Amy Yang, who played with Kim in the final 9

July 1, 2018 12:54 AM Caroline Wozniacki wins her second Eastbourne title

EASTBOURNE, ENGLAND—Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki won the Eastbourne International for the second time by beating Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus in straight sets for her 29th career WTA title on Saturday. Wozniacki, who was runner-up last year, triumphed 7-5, 7-6 (5) in just under two hours, sealing the match with a backhand down the line. Wozniacki recovered 11

June 19, 2018 4:07 PM Trudeau has billions of reasons to dig in against Trump on dairy

Justin Trudeau’s defence of Canadian dairy tariffs isn’t just about farmers and politics — it’s about debt, too. The prime minister squared off with U.S. President Donald Trump this month over Canada’s “supply management” system, which sets quotas for dairy, eggs and poultry and charges high tariffs above that threshold. Despite a U.S. surplus on dairy 11

June 18, 2018 5:48 PM Trump announces new U.S. military branch: 'Space Force'

President says new force will be 'separate but equal' branch of military President Donald Trump announced Monday that he is directing the Pentagon to create the "Space Force" as an independent service branch. Trump said "we are going to have the space force" which he deemed a "separate but equal" branch of the military. The president said the United 14

June 17, 2018 11:10 PM Johanna Konta snubs umpire as Ashleigh Barty wins Nottingham final

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND—Johanna Konta failed to shake the umpire’s hand on Sunday after a bad-tempered end to the Nottingham Open final, with Ashleigh Barty winning 6-3, 3-6, 6-4. After the first two sets were shared, Konta recovered from 4-1 down in the decider to level at 4-4 but got angry with umpire Paula Vieira Souza for not overruling a Barty shot that looked 9

June 17, 2018 4:41 PM Canada's Auger-Aliassime repeats as champ at Challenger tennis event

Montreal teen is No. 170 in ATP rankings Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime defended his ATP Challenger Sopra Steria Open title on Sunday in Lyon, France. The 17-year-old from Montreal beat 22-year-old Johan Sebastien Tatlot of France 6-7 (3), 7-5, 6-2 on the clay court. After dropping the first set in a tiebreak, Auger-Aliassime broke Tatlot to go up 6-5 in the second 8

June 17, 2018 4:23 PM Ontario makes history with record number of female MPPs

“I’m just absolutely thrilled” by the number of female MPPs heading to Queen’s Park, she said. “A record number of women means that, collectively, we all bring something to the table that’s sometimes lacking.” Peckford said the record number of women in the house “really sets the bar” and she expects to see a “strong representation of women” in Premier-designate 13

June 16, 2018 3:16 PM Milos Raonic advances to Mercedes Cup final

Thornhill, Ont., native downs defending champion Lucas Pouille in semis Milos Raonic beat defending champion Lucas Pouille 6-4, 7-6 (3) to reach the final of the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart, Germany on Saturday. The seventh-seeded Canadian had 19 aces and saved the only break point he faced. Roger Federer plays Nick Kyrgios later in the other semifinal 15

May 30, 2018 2:17 PM French Open: Canadian Peter Polansky ousted in 1st round

Thornhill, Ont., native loses to Frenchman Pierre-Hughes Herbert in 4 sets The Canadian contingent is the men's singles draw at the French Open is down to one. Peter Polansky of Thornhill, Ont., lost 6-3, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 to Pierre-Hughes Herbert of France in a first-round match that concluded on Wednesday. Rain suspended the match after two sets on Tuesday 13

May 30, 2018 2:05 PM Thornhill’s Peter Polansky drops first-round match at French Open

Peter Polansky of Thornhill, Ont., dropped a 6-3, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 decision to Pierre-Hughes Herbert of France in a first-round match that concluded Wednesday. Rain suspended the match after two sets on Tuesday. The loss leaves No. 24 seed Denis Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont., as the lone remaining Canadian in singles. Vancouver’s Vasek Pospisil lost his first-round 8