Sports

Niagara Falls Boxing

During Canada Day weekend Lee Baxter Promotions presented a night of world class professional boxing. Held at Niagara Falls’ Scotiabank Convention Centre, the boxing card was headlined by a main event featuring Custio Clayton battling former two-time interim world champion Johan Perez.

Canada WNT vs Mexico

Canada and Mexico’s women’s national soccer teams faced off in an international friendly, ahead of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. Canada defeated Mexico 3-0 at Toronto’s BMO Field.

May 18, 2019: Team Canada forward Christine Sinclair (12) is swarmed by her teammates after scoring a goal against Mexico during an international friendly at BMO Field in Toronto, Ontario. Canada defeated Mexico 3-0.

May 18, 2019: Team Canada forward Christine Sinclair (12) is swarmed by her teammates after scoring a goal against Mexico during an international friendly at BMO Field in Toronto, Ontario. Canada defeated Mexico 3-0.

Niagara River Lions vs Edmonton Stingers

The Niagara River Lions won their CEBL home opener against the Edmonton Stingers by a score of 108-66 at the Meridian Centre in St. Catharines, ON.

Niagara River Lions forward Yohanny Dalembert (12) is guarded by Edmonton Stingers forward Will Davis II (33), during CEBL action at St. Catharines' Meridian Centre on May 16. The River Lions won the game by a score of 108-66.

Niagara River Lions forward Yohanny Dalembert (12) is guarded by Edmonton Stingers forward Will Davis II (33), during CEBL action at St. Catharines' Meridian Centre on May 16. The River Lions won the game by a score of 108-66.

Niagara River Lions forward Samuel Muldrow (15) shoots a free throw against the Edmonton Stingers on May 16 in St. Catharines. Niagara won the game 108-66.

Niagara River Lions forward Samuel Muldrow (15) shoots a free throw against the Edmonton Stingers on May 16 in St. Catharines. Niagara won the game 108-66.

The Niagara River Lions' mascot, Dunkin, sits court-side during the team's game against the Edmonton Stingers. Niagara defeated Edmonton 108-66.

The Niagara River Lions' mascot, Dunkin, sits court-side during the team's game against the Edmonton Stingers. Niagara defeated Edmonton 108-66.