Football

Lyon beat Monaco: Nabil Fekir free-kick gives hosts victory

Mariano (9) has scored seven league goals for Lyon this season Nabil Fekir’s superb injury-time free-kick gave Lyon victory over champions Monaco in a thrilling Ligue 1 match. Forward Fekir, who had earlier put his side 2-1 up, curled the ball into the bottom corner from about 25 yards out. Lyon hit the post three […]

Football

Scotland 1-0 Slovakia: Memorable victory in memes

Relive the agony, the tension, followed by the sheer joy and relief of Scotland’s victory over Slovakia through the eyes of social media. MATCH REPORT: Scotland 1-0 Slovakia WATCH MORE: Harry Kane, face-paint & sticker albums – reasons for England fans to be cheerful

Hockey

Canucks down Flames to earn 3rd preseason victory – NHL on CBC Sports

Jake Virtanen scored his third goal of the pre-season and Anders Nilsson made 28 saves as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Calgary Flames 3-1 on Thursday night. Michael Del Zotto and Darren Archibald had the other goals for Vancouver. Sean Monahan replied for Calgary, which got 27 saves from Mike Smith. Virtanen¬†impressing Looking to resurrect […]

Golf

Barracuda Championship: Chris Stroud wins play-off for first PGA Tour victory

Chris Stroud turned professional in 2004 America’s Chris Stroud beat compatriot Richy Werenski and England’s Greg Owen in a three-man play-off to win the Barracuda Championship in Reno, Nevada. The trio were level on 44 points in the tournament, which uses a modified Stableford scoring format. Owen held a five-point lead going into the final […]