Canadian women miss chance to clinch Olympic berth in rugby 7s

Canada dropped a 12-7 quarter-final decision to the United States in women’s rugby sevens on Sunday, failing to secure a berth for next year’s Summer Games in Tokyo. The team will try to qualify at the final stop of the World Rugby Sevens Series next month in France. CBC | Sports News

Women pushing for new hockey league staring at open calendar

Dollars and cents matter more than ice time and stopping pucks to Kimberly Sass, one of more than 200 of the world’s top female hockey players who plan to sit out next season in a bold attempt to establish a single, economically viable league. CBC | Sports News