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‘Wheelchair tennis saved my life’: Grimsby tennis star’s sporting journey after shock diagnosis

Gillian Mauro was always competitive, but when she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2010, the rising tennis star faced her toughest challenge yet. Before 2012, Grimsby-born Mauro played tennis competitively and it was one of her biggest passions. However, two years after the shocking diagnosis, her condition deteriorated to the point that she could …

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‘Take a toll’: Motorsports industry feeling the burn from gas prices in Flamborough

As inflation soars and gasoline prices remain high, the motorsports industry is bearing the brunt of the situation. Cambridge driver JR Fitzpatrick, who races across Ontario on the APC United Racing Late Model Series and is currently the points leader on the circuit, said inflation and particularly fuel costs have meant he is racing less. …

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“I was known as ‘broom boy’”: Teen sues Ontario hockey camp, former campers over alleged sexual assault

Warning: This story contains details some readers may find disturbing. Please read at your own discretion. An Ontario teen and his parents are suing Eagle Crest Resorts, which runs Hockey Opportunity Camp in Sundridge, Ontario, and four former campers over an alleged sexual assault from six years ago involving a “broom handle.” Global News has …

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Games-Australia beat India for T20 cricket gold but the big winner was the sport

Australia beat India by nine runs to claim the Commonwealth Games women’s T20 cricket gold medal on Sunday but the real winner was the sport which delivered compelling competition and boosted its case to be included in the Olympics. A part of the Commonwealth Games program for the first time, women’s cricket was one of …

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Sports News Roundup: Horse racing-Horse racing in US can’t survive without reforms: HISA CEO Lazarus; Soccer-Guardiola says City’s stay will not be determined by European success and more

Following is a summary of current sports news briefs. Horse racing-Horse racing in US can’t survive without reforms: HISA CEO Lazarus Horse racing in the United States cannot survive without a major overhaul of the rules governing the use of drugs and improvements in racetrack safety, the sport’s top official told Reuters. A series of …

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‘Wheelchair tennis saved my life’: Grimsby tennis star’s sporting journey after shock diagnosis

Gillian Mauro was always competitive, but when she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2010, the rising tennis star faced her toughest challenge yet. Before 2012, Grimsby-born Mauro played tennis competitively and described it as one of her biggest passions. However, two years after the shocking diagnosis, her condition had deteriorated to the point that …

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James Frank Jim Sandercock 27 octobre 1930 29 juillet 2022, death notice, Obituaries, Necrology

In memory of themJames Frank “Jim” Sandercock27 October 1930 –July 29, 2022With sadness, we share the passing of James (‘Jim’) Sandercock on July 29, 2022 at his retirement home in Mississauga at the age of 91. Pre-deceased by his loving wife, Maureen Sandercock after 55 years of marriage, Jim was a beloved father to Steve …

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