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Richard Kilty to captain Great Britain at World Athletics Championships

Sprinter Richard Kilty has voted by his team-mates to captain Great Britain at the World Athletics Championships in Doha. The double European indoor 60m champion is part of the 4x100m relay squad and is preparing for his fourth straight World Championships, which start next week. Kilty said: “It feels incredible. It’s always a huge honour […]

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Junior hockey: Rockets fall to Blazers, Vees bash Cents

A round-up of results from junior hockey teams in the Okanagan. WESTERN HOCKEY LEAGUE Kamloops 6, Kelowna 1 It was a Friday the 13th to forget for the Kelowna Rockets. At Kamloops, the Blazers nearly outshot the Rockets 3-1 in posting a 6-1 victory over Kelowna in WHL preseason action on Friday. Logan Stankoven had […]

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Christian Coleman calls for USADA apology over whereabouts charge

Christian Coleman wants an apology from the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) now that the body has dropped a whereabouts charge against him. In a lengthy video posted on YouTube ahead of the world championships in Doha, Coleman said the charge had damaged his reputation as a clean athlete and he had foregone over $150,000 in potential […]

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Kelowna Rockets add veteran defenceman to roster

The Kelowna Rockets added depth their roster on Wednesday, hoping it’ll pay off come late May. The WHL announced they acquired blue-liner Carson Sass from the Tri-City Americans in exchange for a 10th-round pick in the 2022 bantam draft. Sass, who turned 20 on May 22, is a six-foot-one-inch, 190-pound defenceman who is entering his […]