Milos Raonic’s preparations for Wimbledon received a setback when he lost to No. 698-ranked Thanasi Kokkinakis 7-6 (5), 7-6 (8) Tuesday in the first round of the Queen’s grass-court tournament.
There is really only one reason why the ridiculous spectacle that is Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor has finally been arranged: There was too much money for everyone not to make this apparent fight happen.
A bull rider from Australia suffered life-threatening injuries when a bull threw him and stepped on his chest at the College National Finals Rodeo in Wyoming, his coach said Friday.
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His clay-court prowess as unassailable as ever, Rafael Nadal won his record 10th French Open title by dominating 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 in the final Sunday.
Stan Wawrinka battered the ball as if each swing would determine the outcome of his French Open semifinal against No. 1 Andy Murray.
Meagan Duhamel pauses for a moment to collect her thoughts.
Too many errors spelled the end of Milos Raonic's run at the French Open.
PARIS — Juan Martin del Potro frittered away four chances to claim a gripping opening set against No. 1 Andy Murray at the French Open, including one with a “How did that happen?!” double-fault in a tiebreaker.
It’s been a while since the UFC’s light-heavyweight division has been in the spotlight.
After weeks of confusion and frustration, Georges St. Pierre finally explained why he couldn’t fight this summer.
On May 5 and 6, Mariposa Gymnastics Club hosted their 18th annual Sunshine Meet. Things kicked off on Friday with an Ontario Development Program challenge (ODP) for the youngest athletes. In the six-year-old group were Maddison Dunn, Maggie Lynch and Gracelyn Oevering with Gracey Coombs, Rayne Noganosh and Emma Thomson in the seven to nine-year-old
Members of the Parry Automotive/Kelsey's U19 Orillia Lady Kings are hosting a car wash at Kelsey's Saturday from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. The car wash is a fundraiser for the reigning provincial champions, who hope to win their second straight Ontario title this summer. While the car wash is happening outside, some members of the Lady Kings will be ins
A pair of local runners have qualified for the National Senior Games next month in Birmingham, Alabama. Tim Payne and his wife, Nancy Konyu, will be participating alongside 14,000 other athletes from all over the globe who will be going for gold in 20 different sports.
The Orillia Channel Cats Swim Club recently competed at the Ontario Team Challenge Championship meet held in Markham at the Pan Am Pool. Each club is limited to taking 40 swimmers. The Channel Cats placed fifth out of 28 clubs from across Ontario.
The Annual Orillia Early Bird Tournament saw all six major Orillia diamonds playing host to games and despite all the recent poor weather over the past two weeks, the City of Orillia had all the diamonds maintained and in great playing condition. This year's tournament saw 30 teams competing spread out across men's, ladies and co-ed divisions.
After a rought start to 2017, the UFC delivered its first truly great pay-per-view card of the year on Saturday night.
Derrick Lewis and Francis Ngannou will surely end up squaring off in the octagon before their UFC careers are done.