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Mar 21, 2019, 10:00 ET Join us in celebrating the Montreal Expos' 50th Anniversary

MONTREAL, March 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Ahead of the upcoming March 25 and 26 games at Olympic Stadium and the multiple events that will mark the...


Mar 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Rory McIlroy to Make First-Ever Start In 2019 RBC Canadian Open

2019 PLAYERS Champion and 15-time PGA TOUR winner joins elite field OAKVILLE, ON, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - (Golf Canada) – Today, RBC and Golf Canada...


Mar 21, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Joly to speak at Sport Events Congress about the importance of sport tourism/

OTTAWA, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, will talk about the...


Mar 20, 2019, 15:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Joly to speak at Sport Events Congress about the importance of sport tourism

OTTAWA, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, will talk about the...


Mar 19, 2019, 17:32 ET Montréal named Canada's Top Sports City

MONTRÉAL, March 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Montréal has just been named the top city in Canada for hosting sports events according to the global sport...


Mar 19, 2019, 14:33 ET The 2019 Major League Baseball season airs on SiriusXM

Subscribers get access to every regular season and postseason game on SiriusXM radios and the SiriusXM app MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM delivers the ...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Florida Georgia Line and The Glorious Sons set to headline new RBCxMusic concert series at 2019 RBC Canadian Open

Hamilton Golf and Country Club to host one-of-a-kind concerts and only 2019 canadian tour stop for Florida Georgia Line HAMILTON, ON, March 19, 2019...


Mar 18, 2019, 10:24 ET Football for Friendship Launches Its Seventh Season

The seventh season of the International Children's Social Programme Football for Friendship starts today by Gazprom Company, official partner of the...


Mar 15, 2019, 14:16 ET Media advisory - Olympic and Paralympic sport partners to roll out new national high performance sport concussion strategy

CALGARY, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network, Own the Podium, Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian...


Mar 13, 2019, 10:30 ET Calgary secures exclusive Canadian rights to host X Games

Government of Alberta and Tourism Calgary actively commit support for Calgary to pursue hosting X Games CALGARY, March 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Today,...


Mar 05, 2019, 11:46 ET Media Advisory - The 2019 International Gymnix: an exclusive look at the best gymnasts in the world in Montréal

To see the gymnasts in action, click here. MONTRÉAL, March 5, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - From March 7 to 10, 2019, future stars of the Tokyo 2020 Summer...


Mar 03, 2019, 11:00 ET The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, congratulates all the Canadian athletes who took part in the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer

Statement by Minister Duncan on the Closing of the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer RED DEER, AB, March 3, 2019 /CNW/ - As the 2019 Canada Winter ...


Feb 27, 2019, 18:01 ET Trio of Beautiful Battista Hypercars Set to Triumph in Geneva

THREE Battista hypercars unveiled at Battista World Premiere (4th March 2019 at 20:30 CET) ahead of official reveal on both Automobili Pininfarina...


Feb 27, 2019, 08:26 ET Broadcast Bidding to Begin for ATP Cup - Men's Tennis' New, Season-launching Tournament

LONDON, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - ATP, the governing body of men's professional tennis and ATP Media (the global sales, broadcast production &...


Feb 25, 2019, 00:17 ET Canadians celebrate triple medal day to cap off 2019 World Para Nordic Skiing Championships

Brian McKeever wins gold, Mark Arendz captures sixth medal of the week with silver, Natalie Wilkie wins first individual silver, Derek Zaplotinsky...


Feb 24, 2019, 14:59 ET Ottawa Senators break NHL record with citizenship ceremony

Largest Canadian citizenship ceremony with the NHL will feature new Canadians singing the national anthem to open tonight's game OTTAWA, Feb. 24,...


Feb 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Boston Pizza's "Flame for a Day"

Twenty-six Calgary Kids to Sign One-Day Contracts with the Calgary Flames CALGARY, Feb. 24, 2019 /CNW/ - On February 24th, twenty-six lucky...


Feb 23, 2019, 18:11 ET Canada's Para nordic relay squad teams up to win silver at world championships

Natalie Wilkie, Emily Young, Mark Arendz and Collin Cameron capture seventh medal of week for Canadians PRINCE GEORGE, BC, Feb. 23, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Feb 21, 2019, 19:57 ET Mark Arendz celebrates silver in biathlon distance race at World Para Nordic Skiing Championships

Arendz racks up fourth medal of world championships with now two silver, two bronze PRINCE GEORGE, BC, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Mark Arendz took...


Feb 21, 2019, 15:00 ET The Pentathlon des neiges and the prestigious Winter Triathlon World Cup are returning to Québec City

$110,000 in financial assistance from the Government of Canada will allow these events to maintain their momentum QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW...


Feb 20, 2019, 18:10 ET Canada's Mark Arendz battles to biathlon bronze at World Para Nordic Skiing Championships

Derek Zaplotinsky celebrates career best fourth-place finish PRINCE GEORGE, BC, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Mark Arendz completed his medal hat...


Feb 18, 2019, 21:29 ET Canada's Collin Cameron crowned world champion at Para Nordic Skiing Championships

Cameron wins first ever world championship sprint title, Natalie Wilkie finishes fourth, Emily Young sixth PRINCE GEORGE, BC, Feb. 18, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Feb 18, 2019, 07:20 ET ATP World Tour 250 Zhuhai Championships to kick off in September

The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) announced that Zhuhai will serve as the host city for the ATP World Tour 250 Zhuhai Championships, from ...


Feb 17, 2019, 19:58 ET Mark Arendz wins back-to-back medals at World Para Nordic Skiing Championships

Arendz captures 10th career world championship medal, Natalie Wilkie fourth in women's race PRINCE GEORGE, BC, Feb. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Mark Arendz...


Feb 16, 2019, 21:22 ET Canadians celebrate double medal day to open World Para Nordic Skiing Championships

Collin Cameron wins first ever world championship silver medal, Mark Arendz claims ninth medal with biathlon bronze PRINCE GEORGE, BC, Feb. 16, 2019...