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  • Arab tourists ride ski doos at a ski resort in Faraya, Mount Lebanon,
    Ski-Doo maker BRP profit tops estimates on new products, stronger dollar 16 hours ago

    (Reuters) - BRP Inc , the maker of Ski-Doo snowmobiles and Sea-Doo watercraft, reported a much higher-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by a stronger dollar, the … More »Ski-Doo maker BRP profit tops estimates on new products, stronger dollar

    Arab tourists ride ski doos at a ski resort in Faraya, Mount Lebanon,

    (Reuters) - BRP Inc , the maker of Ski-Doo snowmobiles and Sea-Doo watercraft, reported a much higher-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by a stronger dollar, the introduction of new powersport vehicles and higher shipments of Can-Am off-road vehicles. The company, spun off from Bombardier Inc in 2003, said it expects …

  • Soccer-Montenegro v Russia abandoned after crowd trouble, players clash 11 hours ago

    The Euro 2016 Group G qualifier between Montenegro and Russia was abandoned midway through the second half on Friday after crowd trouble and a scuffle between players. … More »Soccer-Montenegro v Russia abandoned after crowd trouble, players clash

    The Euro 2016 Group G qualifier between Montenegro and Russia was abandoned midway through the second half on Friday after crowd trouble and a scuffle between players. The game was delayed by 35 minutes when Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was hit in the head by a flare soon after kickoff.

  • NBA-National Basketball Association roundup 9 hours ago

    March 27 (The Sports Xchange) - Oklahoma City Thunder forward and reigning league MVP Kevin Durant will undergo surgery on his ailing right foot and is expected to be … More »NBA-National Basketball Association roundup

    March 27 (The Sports Xchange) - Oklahoma City Thunder forward and reigning league MVP Kevin Durant will undergo surgery on his ailing right foot and is expected to be sidelined four to six months, the team announced Friday. Durant, 26, missed the first 17 games of the season after undergoing surgery in October to repair …

  • Spain's Morata is congratulated by Isco after scoring against Ukraine during their Euro 2016 qualifier in Seville
    Morata goal fires off-colour Spain past Ukraine 10 hours ago

    Forward Alvaro Morata justified his selection for Spain by scoring his debut international goal in a laboured 1-0 home win for the holders against Ukraine in Euro 2016 … More »Morata goal fires off-colour Spain past Ukraine

    Spain's Morata is congratulated by Isco after scoring against Ukraine during their Euro 2016 qualifier in Seville

    Forward Alvaro Morata justified his selection for Spain by scoring his debut international goal in a laboured 1-0 home win for the holders against Ukraine in Euro 2016 qualifying Group C on Friday. Morata galloped on to a Koke pass in the 28th minute at the Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Seville and his shot took a slight …

  • Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada perform during the Pairs Free Skating in the ISU World Figure Skating Championship 2015 held at the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Duhamel and Radford finished in first place in the event. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
    Ice dancers Weaver and Poje fail to sweep season, settling for world bronze 21 hours ago

    Canadian ice dancers Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje were unable to complete a perfect season as they settled for bronze at the world figure skating championship Friday. … More »Ice dancers Weaver and Poje fail to sweep season, settling for world bronze

    Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada perform during the Pairs Free Skating in the ISU World Figure Skating Championship 2015 held at the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Duhamel and Radford finished in first place in the event. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

    Canadian ice dancers Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje were unable to complete a perfect season as they settled for bronze at the world figure skating championship Friday. The duo from Waterloo, Ont., were the favourites going into Shanghai having won all five international events they competed in this season, including the …

  • FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2009, file photo, Anaheim Ducks defenseman Nick Boynton smiles after getting a penalty for fighting with Minnesota Wild left wing Derek Boogaard in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Anaheim, Calif. Arizona Coyotes broadcaster Nick Boynton has been charged with becoming belligerent at a Buffalo casino and biting the hand of an officer trying to subdue the former NHL defensemen. Police say the 36-year-old Boynton became abusive toward patrons and security personnel at the Buffalo Creek Casino at about 1:45 a.m. Thursday, March 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Lori Shepler, File)

    BUFFALO, N.Y. - An Arizona Coyotes broadcaster has been charged with becoming belligerent at a Buffalo casino and biting the hand of an officer trying to subdue the former NHL defencemen.

  • PODGORICA, March 27 (Reuters) - Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was hit on the head by a flare in the first minute of their Euro 2016 Group G qualifier away to Montenegro on Friday forcing the match to be suspended. Akinfeev appeared to be seriously injured and was wheeled off the pitch on a stretcher as German referee …

  • Yale's Stu Wilson (6) backs into Boston University's Jack Eichel (9) to keep him from scoring against goaltender Alex Lyon (34) in the first period of an NCAA college hockey regional semifinal game in Manchester, N.H., Friday, March 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

    Danny O'Regan was starting to wonder about his aim when every shot he took seemed to hit the post, miss or was smothered by Yale goalie Alex Lyon. O'Regan didn't miss in overtime when a rebound bounced directly to him outside the slot for a goal at 7:27 that gave Boston University a 3-2 victory over Yale on Friday in the …

  • Tennis: Miami Open-Nadal v Almagro

    Rafa Nadal and Andy Murray got their Miami Open bids off to a solid start with straight sets victories at Key Biscayne on Friday. Nadal defeated fellow Spaniard Nicolas Almagro 6-4 6-2 in 89 minutes in windy conditions as he began his campaign to finally win the Miami tournament where he has lost in the final on three …

  • Vancouver Canucks' Dan Hamhuis, right, checks Dallas Stars' Alex Goligoski during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on December 17, 2014. Coming off a poor performance on Thursday in a loss to the Colorado Avalanche, the Vancouver Canucks will have to have a short memory when they continue their push for the playoffs on Saturday against the Dallas Stars. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

    Even though it stings, defenceman Luca Sbisa says the Vancouver Canucks must move past Thursday night's embarrassing home performance. A rested Vancouver squad dropped a disheartening 4-1 decision to a Colorado Avalanche club playing its second game in as many nights. As a result, the Canucks enter the weekend two points …

  • San Jose Sharks forward Joe Thornton looks on while playing against Toronto Maple Leafs the during second period NHL hockey action in Toronto on March 19, 2015. The San Jose Sharks went from solidly in a playoff spot to out of contention in a rapid fall from grace. How it happened and what's next for the organization. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

    Logan Couture can still remember blowing leads to the Detroit Red Wings and Ottawa Senators in consecutive games last month, losses that killed the San Jose Sharks. For all the talk about last spring's collapse in losing a three games to none series lead to the Los Angeles Kings and a tumultuous off-season San Jose looked …

  • (Adds more quotes) LONDON, March 27 (Reuters) - England striker Harry Kane scored 80 seconds into his debut after coming on as a substitute against Lithuania in a Euro 2016 Group E qualifier to complete a 4-0 win at Wembley Stadium on Friday. Kane, the joint top scorer in the Premier League with 19 goals for Tottenham …

  • * Euro qualifier suspended twice before being called off * Russia keeper hit on the head by flare in first minute * Players clash before match abandoned with score at 0-0 (Updates after match abandoned) PODGORICA, March 27 (Reuters) - Montenegro and Russia's Euro 2016 qualifier was abandoned midway through the second …

  • PGA: WGC - Cadillac Championship-First Round

    (Reuters) - American Jimmy Walker took advantage of greatly improved weather conditions at his home tournament to seize an early one-shot lead in the second round of the Texas Open in San Antonio on Friday. The 36-year-old fired a sparkling five-under-par 67 on a challenging layout at the TPC San Antonio with three consecutive …

  • Gracie Gold of the United States performs during the Ladies Free Skating event in the ISU World Figure Skating Championship 2015 held at the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China, Saturday, March 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

    Russia's Elizaveta Tuktamysheva wrapped up the most successful season of her young career by easily winning the women's gold medal at the figure skating world championships on Saturday. Tuktamysheva had a huge lead after landing a triple axel in the short program and extended it further in the free skate to score 210.36 …