Alysha Newman excited to test new poles vs. elite field at Prefontaine Classic

Canadian pole vaulter Alysha Newman used poles from a local club to compete at the season-opening Diamond League meet in Doha, Qatar, on May 4 after eight of hers were damaged during an Air Canada flight. The airline has since bought her new poles at a cost nearing $  10,000 and she’ll put some of them to the test Saturday at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, Ore.

Canadian pole vaulter Alysha Newman will return to the runway at the 44th Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meet in Oregon on Saturday (CBC,, More...

Bulldogs top Titan for back-to-back wins at Memorial Cup

Hamilton Bulldogs forward Nicholas Caamano (10) celebrates his goal against the Acadie-Bathurst Titan during the first period of the Memorial Cup.

Robert Thomas scored the winner on the power play as the Hamilton Bulldogs edged the Acadie-Bathurst Titan 3-2 on Tuesday in the Memorial Cup round-robin More...

Rockets rebound in big way to even series with Warriors

Houston's James Harden dunks the ball against Golden State's Draymond Green in Game 4. The Rockets went on to win 95-92 thanks to a 30-point performance from Harden on Tuesday night.

James Harden scored 30 points, Chris Paul had 27 and the Houston Rockets sustained the latest second-half flurry by Stephen Curry, evening the Western More...

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Carney backlash as BoE chief says every UK household £900-a-year WORSE OFF in Brexit blast

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Ethereum NEWS: China defends Bitcoin SUNB as ‘objective and fair’

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Italian markets falter but US-China trade WAR truce sends FTSE to new HIGH

THE FTSE index of the UK’s top 100 firms hit another record high on Monday as markets responded well to news More...

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US sanctions strangle Venezuela after Trump hits out at ‘SHAM’ re-election of Maduro

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YOU could live longer by getting more sleep during the weekends. Researchers found getting five hours – or More...

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