Sporting Events This category contains news and announcements about sporting events, including professional matchups, charity events, and opportunities for community involvement. Get ticket information, important updates and the latest results from competitions and championships around the world, as well as releases regarding special sports event broadcasts. Find information on team entries, along with educational sports clinics for children and active-living and fitness programs for adults.

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May 31, 2019, 16:02 ET Football for Friendship Sets New World Record: Most Nationalities in Football (Soccer) Training Session

Within the framework of the events of the Seventh Season of the Gazprom International Children's Social Programme Football for Friendship, uniting...


May 31, 2019, 12:51 ET New Balance to Dub Torontonians with a Custom Crown to Honour Kawhi Leonard

---King of the North Crown Giveaway During Game 2--- TORONTO, May 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Following the reveal of the "King of the North" billboards located ...


May 31, 2019, 11:56 ET First edition of the Montreal Cardiac Smash Ping Pong Challenge benefitting Heart & Stroke

MONTREAL, May 31, 2019 /CNW/ - On Thursday, June 6, Cardiac Smash, an annual corporate ping pong challenge, will be held in Montreal's Marché...


May 30, 2019, 09:34 ET 2019 International Football for Friendship Forum in Madrid United Experts of Children's Football From Different Countries

Gazprom International Children's Social Programme Football for Friendship 2019 International Forum was held in Madrid on May 30. For the first time,...


May 29, 2019, 13:30 ET Cineplex and MLSE Hosting FREE Raptors Viewing Parties at Theatres Coast-to-Coast as Canada's Team Enters the 2019 NBA Finals

Fans Invited to Rally Behind #WeTheNorth at 33 Theatres from St. John's to Vancouver TORONTO, May 29, 2019 /CNW/ - (TSX:CGX) - Cineplex, one of...


May 29, 2019, 06:15 ET The Crescent Street Grand Prix Festival is celebrating its 20th anniversary: Join in the festivities!

MONTREAL, May 29, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The summer season officially kicks off with a milestone event as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the...


May 28, 2019, 13:59 ET PayFacto becomes the official payment solutions provider for Tremblant's 24h

Giving more for children's causes MONTREAL, May 28, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - After one year as a proud partner and participant in the event, PayFacto has...


May 27, 2019, 18:20 ET National Hockey League And Ticketmaster Announce Landmark 10-Year Deal

Ticketmaster, (NYSE: LYV) the global leader in ticketing, and the National Hockey League today announced a decade-long extension to their...


May 23, 2019, 10:38 ET Minister Duncan Announces Funding to Canada Soccer to Co-Host the 2026 FIFA World Cup™ in Canada, Mexico and the United States

The Government of Canada is providing up to $4.3 million to Canada Soccer to prepare to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup™ TORONTO, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ -...


May 23, 2019, 09:24 ET Subaru Canada Sponsors Inaugural Sea Otter Canada Cycling Festival

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) is pleased to announce an agreement that will see the brand become the official...


May 23, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister Kirsty Duncan to announce funding for the 2026 FIFA World Cup/

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will announce funding for the 2026 FIFA World Cup TORONTO, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The...


May 23, 2019, 06:27 ET Hublot's Family of Tennis Champions in Paris

An e-tennis tournament with Simona Halep, winner of the 2018 French Open, plus Elina Svitolina, Karolina Pliskova and Borna Ćorić. A friendly,...


May 22, 2019, 16:00 ET The Government of Canada Supports the 2020 Arctic Winter Games in Whitehorse

The Government of Canada supports young Indigenous and Northern athletes and provides opportunities for all Canadians to learn about Indigenous sport ...


May 22, 2019, 10:16 ET UPDATE - Media advisory - Minister Kirsty Duncan to announce funding for the 2026 FIFA World Cup

Please note that the time and location of the event have changed. The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will announce funding...


May 22, 2019, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - MP Larry Bagnell to Announce a Contribution in Support of 2020 Arctic Winter Games/

The Honourable Larry Bagnell, Member of Parliament (Yukon), will announce a contribution in support of the 2020 Arctic Winter Games in Whitehorse...


May 22, 2019, 09:00 ET Media advisory - Minister Kirsty Duncan to announce funding for the 2026 FIFA World Cup

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will announce funding for the 2026 FIFA World Cup TORONTO, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The...


May 22, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Rodriguez and MP Angelo Iacono to Announce Funding for the Canadian Deaf Sports Association/

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism and Member of Parliament (Honoré-Mercier), and Mr. Angelo Iacono,...


May 21, 2019, 11:00 ET UPDATE - Media Advisory - MP Larry Bagnell to Announce a Contribution in Support of 2020 Arctic Winter Games

Please note that the address has changed The Honourable Larry Bagnell, Member of Parliament (Yukon), will announce a contribution in support of the...


May 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Rodriguez and MP Angelo Iacono to Announce Funding for the Canadian Deaf Sports Association

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism and Member of Parliament (Honoré-Mercier), and Mr. Angelo Iacono,...


May 17, 2019, 10:00 ET SSQ Insurance, proud partner of the 2019 Marathon SSQ Assurance de Longueuil

LONGUEUIL, QC, May 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ Insurance is proud to be title sponsor of the Marathon SSQ Assurance de Longueuil for the fourth year...


May 17, 2019, 09:10 ET Media Advisory - More than 20,000 Torontonians expected at historic 50th annual UJA Walk with Israel on May 20th

TORONTO, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - UJA's Walk with Israel is celebrating its historic 50th anniversary this Monday, May 20th. The Walk will wind through...


May 16, 2019, 13:41 ET Canadians will need to (re)act fast to win a Mercedes-AMG Hot Lap around the official Grand Prix track in Montreal

Mercedes-Benz Canada launches the Pro Reaction Challenge, where the Canadian with the fastest reflexes will win an exclusive experience from...


May 16, 2019, 08:00 ET Christine Sinclair joins Team Visa at the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™

Team Visa continues to expand with inspirational female athletes from around the world TORONTO, May 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Visa Canada today announced its...


May 16, 2019, 03:23 ET Hip Hop Superstar Travis Scott to Headline Friday Night Yasalam After-Race Concert at 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH Entertainment have today revealed the first global music superstar to perform at this year's Yasalam After-Race Concert...


May 15, 2019, 10:45 ET Inauguration of the new paddocks at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

MONTRÉAL, May 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Many dignitaries and partners of the Grand Prix du Canada attended today the inauguration ceremony of the new...