Doug Hirdle

Doug Hirdle

Doug is a passionate sports fan and has written extensively about breaking sports stories in Canada. Whether writing about hockey or American football, he will always give you the best highlights.

  • Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Takes Win at Singapore Grand Prix

    Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Takes Win at Singapore Grand Prix

    September 22, 2019
    Ferrari’s decision to call Sebastian Vettel in for an early pit stop on Sunday at the Singapore Grand Prix proved to be the trick needed to bring an end to Vettel’s going winless for the last 13 months. Vettel, who had not won a race since the 2018 Belgian Grand Prix, stated on the grid ...
  • Vancouver Whitecaps Earn Draw against Columbus Crew with Late Goal

    Vancouver Whitecaps Earn Draw against Columbus Crew with Late Goal

    September 21, 2019
    Vancouver’s Fredy Montero saved the day to lead the Whitecaps to a 1-1 tie with the Columbus Crew on Saturday at the 94th minute mark at B.C Place in Vancouver. This is the second week in a row that Freddy Montero, a Columbian native has saved the day. He pulled off another big goal last ...
  • An Byeong Hun Jumps into the lead at Mississippi

    An Byeong Hun Jumps into the lead at Mississippi

    September 20, 2019
    After a first round rain delay and the resuming of play on Friday, An Byeong Hun managed to gain ground finishing the morning 3-under 66. The South Korean then went onto the afternoon in the second round to 6-under 66 to take the lead before the second round was stopped due to darkness. Byeong Hun ...
  • Tom Hoge takes early lead in Sanderson Farms Championship

    Tom Hoge takes early lead in Sanderson Farms Championship

    September 19, 2019
    Tom Hoge is relieved to be back in action on the PGA Tour and is off to a solid start with a clear hand and the scores that go with it. It was only last week at Greenbriar that Hoge finished in the runner up spot behind Joaquín Niemann and it was his best finish ...
  • Minnesota Twins Lead AL Central with Win over White Sox

    Minnesota Twins Lead AL Central with Win over White Sox

    September 17, 2019
    The Minnesota Twins continue to see thier confidence grow after they came from behind to earn a 5-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night. José Berríos earned his second back-to-back start and pitched for eight innings helping to push the Twins closers to earn a spot in the post-season. It was thanks ...
  • Spain Overcomes Argentina to win 2019 FIBA World Cup

    Spain Overcomes Argentina to win 2019 FIBA World Cup

    September 15, 2019
    The World Basketball Championship final came to a conclusion on Sunday, and for Spain, they are going home with their second world title after overcoming Argentina 95-75 and giving Marc Gasol his second title of the year. As the final buzzer sounded, Marc Gasol watched as confetti dropped from above and then took the giant ...
  • Joaquin Niemann Tales Lead at takes The Greenbrier by 2 Shot

    Joaquin Niemann Tales Lead at takes The Greenbrier by 2 Shot

    September 14, 2019
    Round three of The Greenbrier has proven a special day for Joaquin Niemann who leapt ahead to top the leaderboard after shooting a 2-under 68. At 20, it was only two years ago that he was playing at as amateur and his first outside his native Chile when he finished tied for 29th place. Now, ...
  • Charles Leclerc is Ferrari’s Best Hope at a Championship Run

    Charles Leclerc is Ferrari’s Best Hope at a Championship Run

    September 11, 2019
    Sebastian Vettel may feel he is Ferrari’s top driver, but it is quickly becoming apparent that is Charles Leclerc is becoming the shining star after winning in Belgium, but with his win at Monza, he is cemented in the heart of Ferrari fans the world over. The wait for Ferrari was nine years to see ...
  • Argentina Heading to World Cup Semifinals

    Argentina Heading to World Cup Semifinals

    September 10, 2019
    Argentina has earned its first appearance in 13 years to the FIFA Basketball World Cup semifinals after defeating Serbia in the quarterfinals on Tuesday. Argentina’s Luis Scola was the big scorer of the night with 20 points followed closely by teammate Facundo Campazzo who scored 18 while earning 12 assists to close the night. This ...
  • Bianca Andreescu Becomes First Canadian Women to Win U.S Open

    Bianca Andreescu Becomes First Canadian Women to Win U.S Open

    September 7, 2019
    Bianca Andreescu has become the first Canadian to win a Grand Slam title in tennis after the Mississauga, Ontario teenager downed Serena Williams in back-to-back sets on Saturday to become the U.S. Open champion. After firing off the final return, Andreescu shook her fist in a moment of celebration, fell to her knees and kissed ...