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Canada name 13-man squad for World Rugby Sevens Series in Wellington and Sydney

Canada’s Men’s Sevens Head Coach Damian McGrath has named a 13-man squad for the next two stops of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in Wellington and Sydney. Justin Douglas, Mike Fuailefau, Nathan Hirayama, Harry Jones, Caleb Jordan, Pat Kay, Karsten Leitner, John Moonlight, Luke McCloskey, Matt Mullins and Adam Zaruba keep their places in McGrath’s side.

“As John has been unable to train with the team due to course commitments, the team will be captained in New Zealand by Harry Jones and in Australia by Nate Hirayama,” McGrath said. “Moonlight will join up with the squad in Wellington and be available for both legs.


Pro Wrestling League Semi-final Preview: Mumbai Maharathi vs Punjab Royals

Defending champions Mumbai Maharathi will aim to enter the final for the second consecutive time when they meet Punjab Royals in the second semi-final of the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) at the KD Jadhav Indoor Stadium on Wednesday. For Mumbai, it will also be a chance to avenge their 3-4 defeat to Punjab in the league stage.

Punjab are mainly relying on their key player, Vladimir Khinchegashvili, who is the current world and Olympic champion in the men's 57kg category. The Georgian won his first four bouts in the tournament before being stunned by Sandeep Tomar of Haryana in Punjab's last league tie.


Pro Wrestling League: Haryana Hammers beat Jaipur Ninjas to advance to Final

Haryana Hammers entered the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) final for the second consecutive year with a comfortable 6-3 win over Jaipur Ninjas in their semi-final contest at the KD Jadhav Indoor Stadium on Tuesday.

Haryana, who had lost to Mumbai Garudas - now renamed as Mumbai Maharathi - in the final of the inaugural PWL last year, registered a splendid comeback after conceding a 0-2 deficit in the early stages.


Pro Wrestling League: Haryana Hammers ease past Punjab Royals 5-2 to keep top spot

Haryana Hammers continued their winning run and clinched the top spot by overpowering Punjab Royals 5-2 in a Pro Wrestling League (PWL) contest at the KD Jadhav Indoor Stadium on Monday.

It was the last tie in the league stage of this year's PWL and Haryana -- the runners-up of last year's inaugural edition -- ended up with 10 points having won all their five matches.


Quebec City to Host 2017 World Cup Finals

The world’s best cross-country skiers are coming back to do battle on Canada’s Plains of Abraham this spring. Cross Country Ski de Fond Canada accepted an invitation by the International Ski Federation (FIS) to host the 2017 World Cup Finals on the historic landmark in Quebec City, March 17-19.

“We are obviously thrilled to bring elite cross-country skiing back to Canada,” said Shane Pearsall, chief executive officer, Cross Country Ski De Fond Canada. “Hosting major international events at home brings tremendous benefits to our athletes, the Nordic community and the economy of the host community. CCC prides itself on staging world-leading events with our partners, and we look forward to working with GESTEV to stage a safe and fair World Cup Finals for all nations involved.” 


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