The dark side of social networks

Aleksandra Wozniak at Tennis 13 Training Center, where she strikes bullets while waiting to recover from her knee injury. First a tool to socialize with fans or promote their careers, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have become a double-edged sword for many athletes targeted by frustrated bettors. Aleksandra Wozniak denounces the death threats she and her […]

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First in the country despite her illness

An athlete from Repentigny must fight with severe asthma while respecting the anti-doping rules Mérédith Boyer posted her three gold medals at the Quebec Games as she resumed training with the Olympic Athletics Club Lanaudière A 16-year-old at-risk athlete with a serious asthma attack competes to be first in the country and 30th in the […]

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NHL: the next jerseys removed?

Each year, teams from the National Hockey League (NHL) honor one of his former players who made his mark by removing his number. QMI Agency has prepared a list of players who deserve such honor. Jaromir Jagr The big Jaromir Jagr is an easy choice. The big Czech player is the second best scorer in […]

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Fed Cup: Canada will face the Netherlands

Canadian tennis players will compete against those of the Netherlands in the Fed Cup World Group II first round match in February. It was Tuesday in London that the International Tennis Federation (ITF) officially drew the 2019 season of this competition. The Dutch will also welcome the meeting. The choice of surface and site as well […]

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Brock Nelson avoids wage arbitration

Forward Brock Nelson initialed Monday a one-year contract with the New York Islanders. The center player, who was due to face a mediator in wage arbitration on August 3, will receive $ 4.25 million in the next campaign, according to The Athletic. Drafted in the first round, 30th overall, by the Islanders in the 2010 […]

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Roger Federer will not be in Toronto

Second world racket Roger Federer has decided not to participate in the men’s Rogers Cup, which will be presented in Toronto from August 4 to 12, Tennis Canada announced Monday. “I am very disappointed not to be taking part in the Rogers Cup this summer,” said Switzerland, a finalist in 2017, in a statement. I had […]

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Tiger Woods becomes one of the leaders

Delivering a 66 card on Saturday, Tiger Woods was among the leaders at the British Golf Open in Scotland. After playing the normal of 71 during the first two days on the Carnoustie course, Woods is consequently at -5. The famous American made five birdies in his first 11 holes on Saturday, getting another birdie […]

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Never seen in NASCAR

One owner and two Quebec drivers meet in Xfinity Series French is the official language in the garage of the DGM team run by Mario Gosselin. The Beauceron, who has been racing in NASCAR for more than two decades as a pilot, team leader and owner, gives his instructions in the language of Molière to […]

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