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‘I’m focused’: Andre De Grasse shows incredible composure, posts best time in 100m heats

Canada’s Andre De Grasse hasn’t lost a step. The 26-year-old from Markham, Ont., ran his 100-metre heat in a blistering 9.91 seconds, the best time of the night, as the race to determine the world’s fastest man got off to a blazing start in Tokyo. De Grasse’s time is the same time he ran in Rio […]

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France beats Iran to finish group play undefeated in men’s Olympic basketball

Thomas Heurtel scored 16 points and France completed an unbeaten run through Olympic men’s basketball group play with a 79-62 victory over Iran on Saturday. Timothe Luwawu Cabarrot added 12 points and Nando de Colo had 10 points, five rebounds and five assists for the French, who opened Group A by beating the U.S. 83-76 […]

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Blue Jays acquire pitcher José Berrios from Twins as team chases wild-card spot

The playoff-chasing Toronto Blue Jays won the pursuit for pitcher José Berrios and acquired the Minnesota right-hander in exchange for infielder/outfielder Austin Martin and right-hander Simeon Woods Richardson. The deal was made shortly before the 4 p.m. ET trade deadline.  Berrios was 7-5 with a 3.48 ERA in 20 starts for the Twins this season, and […]