Sport > Olympics

Tour de l'Abitibi celebrates 50 years as top junior cycling stage race

1 month ago   |   By

VAL-D'OR, Que. - Pierre Harvey credits the Tour de l'Abitibi, which celebrates it's 50th anniversary this year, for getting him started in international cycling.
“The Tour de l'Abitibi was my launching pad to discovering when I had inside me as a cyclist,” the former Canadian Olympian said.
The week-long stage race, which begins Tuesday in Val d'Or in northwestern Quebec, is the lone North American stop in the eight-event UCI Junior Nations Cup series.
The 61-year-old Harvey, who won the Tour de l'Abitibi as a teenager in 1975, went on to race for Canada at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal...
Read more ...

 

Froome happy as Tour de France heads for the mountains

Froome happy as Tour de France heads for the mountains

1 month ago   |   By

ANNECY, France - Chris Froome believes the mountains will reveal the true Tour de France contenders as he looks forward to the first of three grueling stages in the Alps.
Read more ...

 

NBA Summer League 2018: How to watch, schedule, live stream info, times, matchups, TV channels

1 month ago   |   By

The semifinals are set for NBA's Las Vegas Summer League
Read more ...

 

Tour de France 2018: Chris Froome downplays Geraint Thomas rivalry for Team Sky supremacy

Tour de France 2018: Chris Froome downplays Geraint Thomas rivalry for Team Sky supremacy

1 month ago   |   By

Team Sky has two riders in contention at the Tour de France, but Chris Froome is happy to see Geraint Thomas in a strong position.
Read more ...

 

Tour de France 2018: Stage 9 results, winner, yellow jersey leader, how to watch, stream, TV schedule

1 month ago   |   By

John Degenkolb takes the first Tour de France stage of his career during Sunday's action
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Olympics      Cycling      PMN Sports      CP      NBA  


Rockies score 3 in 9th, LeMahieu HR in 10th tops Braves 5-3

Rockies score 3 in 9th, LeMahieu HR in 10th tops Braves 5-3

ATLANTA - The Colorado Rockies struck for three runs with two outs in the ninth inning, then DJ LeMahieu homered over the center field wall in the 10th Saturday night in a 5-3... Read more ...

Watford maintains perfect start with 3-1 win over Burnley

Watford maintains perfect start with 3-1 win over Burnley

BURNLEY, England - Watford cruised to a 3-1 victory over Burnley on Sunday to extend the London side's perfect start to the season and a place among the Premier League's early... Read more ...

Waring wins Nordea Masters for 1st European Tour title

Waring wins Nordea Masters for 1st European Tour title

MOLNDAL, Sweden - Paul Waring of England captured his first European Tour title at the 200th attempt by beating Thomas Aiken in a playoff to win the Nordea Masters on Sunday. Read more ...

Sun rises, flags fall on opening night of swimming finals

Sun rises, flags fall on opening night of swimming finals

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Sun Yang thought he'd seen it all in his glittering swimming career. That was until Sunday's opening night of swimming finals at the Asian Games. Read more ...

Nick Foles injury update: Eagles QB will return to practice Sunday

Nick Foles injury update: Eagles QB will return to practice Sunday

Coach Doug Pederson told reporters that Foles is "fine" and will split reps with Carson Wentz, who was cleared for 11-on-11 drills. Read more ...

WATCH: Nun throws perfect pitch before White Sox game

WATCH: Nun throws perfect pitch before White Sox game

Sister Mary Jo Sobieck showed off an arm-bounce before firing the ball straight over the plate. Read more ...

Deontay Wilder opens up as slight favorite over Tyson Fury

Deontay Wilder opens up as slight favorite over Tyson Fury

With the battle now set between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and lineal champ Tyson Fury, it's time to place bets on who will walk out the winner. Read more ...

Navy looks to Perry to rack up during team's traveling show

Navy looks to Perry to rack up during team's traveling show

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Navy is handing the keys to its triple-option offense to Malcolm Perry. Read more ...

Chiefs sign CB Orlando Scandrick to 1-year deal, report says

Chiefs sign CB Orlando Scandrick to 1-year deal, report says

Scandrick signed with the Redskins in March after being cut by the Cowboys but was released by Washington on Tuesday. Read more ...

Aly Raisman says USA Gymnastics still isn't reaching out to abuse victims

Aly Raisman says USA Gymnastics still isn't reaching out to abuse victims

"You can't be the ‘new USA Gymnastics' if you really don't care," the gold medalist said. Read more ...