Sports


Trump administration says girls' sports are only for female athletes, Connecticut will not comply

A Connecticut policy allowing male trans athletes to compete in girls' sports was ruled to be a violation of Title IX. The state refuses to comply with the ruling.

Erin Perse Erin Perse

Kayaker drowns after posting 'last call for help' on Facebook

An Australian kayaker's body washed up on shore after he went live on Facebook, showing how he had been pulled off the coast of New South Wales during a fishing trip.

Collin Jones Collin Jones

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney writes letter to Trudeau asking for exemption for pro athletes

Kenney asked that foreign professional athletes be exempt from the 14-day quarantine period that is currently required for people entering the country.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

NFL aims to have stadiums full of fans come next season despite virus

Luckily for the NFL, they were able to go through with the Super Bowl and finish their season on a high note at the start of February.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

BREAKING: NFL proposes higher draft picks for teams if they hire minority coaches, GMs

New rules are being proposed in the NFL that will improve the draft position of teams that hire a person of colour as their head coach or general manager.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

Raptors to begin training, Leafs anticipating a return date

The Raptors are now allowed to begin training again as the provincial government announced that professional sports training facilities may now reopen.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

New petition demands fairness for women in Olympic sports

A global coalition of organizations has launched a petition demanding the suspension of its transgender participation guidelines that permit males to compete with women.

Barbara Kay Barbara Kay

English Football League play to resume without fans due to coronavirus

The English Football League has confirmed that their matches are most likely to begin again, only this time they will be played without fans present and broadcast online.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

BREAKING: Edmonton Oilers player Colby Cave has died

Edmonton Oilers player Colby Cave has died after being put into a medically induced coma due to a brain bleed at the beginning of the week.

Barrett Wilson Barrett Wilson

Dana White to continue holding UFC fights on 'private island'

UFC president, Dana White says fights will continue despite the coronavirus pandemic—even if that means holding them on a private island.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

Olympic postponement delays reckoning over women's sports

The postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics due to coronavirus prolongs the question of whether male athletes who self-ID as women will compete in women’s sports.

Erin Perse Erin Perse

US Department of Justice says gender expression not valid in high school sports

The US Department of Justice has stated that, for the purpose of high school athletics, boys are not girls, despite gender expression.

Collin Jones Collin Jones

2020 Tokyo Olympic games to be postponed due to coronavirus

Dick Pound, a member of the Veteran International Olympic Committee, announced that the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games will be postponed to 2021.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

Players stepping up to support the community during coronavirus

Sports figures are in a great position to support the community and help mitigate some of the worst of the damage. Players are stepping up.

Joshua Bateman Joshua Bateman

NHL suspends 2019-2020 season due to coronavirus

The NHL followed the lead of other major professional sports on Thursday by announcing that it has suspended regular season play.

Barrett Wilson Barrett Wilson