23 Jul 2024

Category: Sports

All sporting activities in Canada and the diaspora


“FIFA killing African football” 

Fifa ‘killing African football’ says Ivory Coast coach Patrice Beaumelle Last updated on4 hours ago4 hours ago.From the sectionSport Africa Ivory Coast coach Patrice Beaumelle says world governing body Fifa…

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Alphonso Davies wins Euro soccer championship 

Teenage soccer star will soon lead Canada into World Cup qualifying Jesse Campigotto · CBC Sports · Aug 24, 2020 Alphonso Davies made Canadian soccer history Canada’s breakout soccer star, 19-year-old Alphonso Davies,…

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Racism in Canadian sports 

r Canadian athletes detail experiences with racism in sports Myles Dichter · CBC Sports · Fear of violent racism has followed Brandon McBride throughout his life. Similar to Ahmaud Arbery, the 26-year-old runner…

Willie O’Ree on racism in sports 

O’Ree, NHL’s first black player, says more to be done to fight racism in sports Lisa Wallace / The Canadian Press FEBRUARY 3, 2020 June Girvan, president of Black History Ottawa, shakes…

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Kipchoge is World Sport Star 

Marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge has been voted BBC Sports Personality’s World Sport Star of the Year. Kipchoge became the first person to run a marathon in under two hours in…

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Racism in Hockey 

Racism in Hockey: A Cause for Concern and Action by Bob Dawson, OTTAWA, Ontario – August 3, 2019 – Hockey by all accounts is perhaps the least diverse in terms of…

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Toronto Raptors’ African connection 

REUTERS/KYLE TERADA-USA TODAY SPORTS Masai Ujiri, the brains behind the Toronto Raptors.   How Africa played a starring role in Toronto Raptors’ historic NBA championship win     By Yomi Kazeem…