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Ken Dahl of Vancouver won the tennis world championship for men's singles in the ITF super-senior division at a tournament in Croatia. (Submitted Photo)

Super-senior wins world tennis title

As Ken Dahl’s trademark backhand blast whizzed past his Swiss opponent, Dahl’s signature backspin landing the ball a couple of millimetres inside the baseline, it took an extra second or two for the 71-year-old to process what had just happened.

NXT star Bobby Roode of Peterborough, Ont., makes his NXT debut at Takeover Brooklyn in August. Roode will headline NXT Takeover Toronto as part of Survivor Series weekend in November. (George Tahinos/Postmedia Network File Photo)

WWE’s Survivor Series coming to Toronto

World Wrestling Entertainment will hold its first Survivor Series in Canada since the infamous Montreal show in 1997 and its first pay-per- view show in Toronto in a decade in November when it hosts three major shows in the city, including Survivor Series.

Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz 2. GETTY IMAGES

McGregor-Diaz lived up to the hype

Sometimes much-hyped fights don’t live up to what the well-produced and slick video previews tell us is going to be the “biggest fight in UFC history!” But at UFC 202, Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz 2 surpassed all of the hyperbole.