Jail ‘N’ Bail raises almost $34,000

first_imgThe tour ends in Williams Lake on Sept 15. This year’s Cops For Cancer Jail ‘N’ Bail in Fort St. John raised just under $34,000 for cancer research.That, in addition to other fundraising, brings this year’s total amount raised so far to around $42,000, matching last year’s amount.- Advertisement -The Jail ‘N’ Bail occured Tuesday, Sept 6, with RCMP officers placing residents into a mock jail in the Totem Mall until they could fundraise enough to make bail.The money is going towards the Cops For Cancer Tour de North, which kicks off in Fort St. John Friday.The event begins with a pancake breakfast at 8:30 a.m. at Canadian Tire.Four local RCMP officers are taking part: Constables Shawn Ingham, Josh Smith and Josh Martyn as well as Inspector Pat Egan.Advertisementlast_img read more

ATP Paris Masters: Marin Cilic, Milos Raonic Make Winning Starts

first_img atpATP Paris MastersMarin CilicMilos Raonic First Published: October 28, 2019, 11:45 PM IST Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox – subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what’s happening in the world around you – in real time. Paris: Marin Cilic and Milos Raonic booked their spots in the Paris Masters second round on Monday.Cilic eased past Hubert Hurkacz of Poland 7-6(5) 6-4 to set up a second-round meeting with three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka. The 2014 U.S. Open champion dictated the contest with power and precision as he won 86% of his first-serve points to seal his third consecutive victory over Hurkacz in less than two years.Big-serving Canadian Raonic capitalised on fast court conditions to outclass Britain’s Cameron Norrie 6-3 6-2 in just over an hour at the AccorHotels Arena.A back injury has limited Raonic to three matches since the Rogers Cup in August, but the 2014 Paris runner-up was back to full strength as he struck 14 aces in a masterful display.Raonic will next face newly-crowned Vienna Open champion Dominic Thiem.FEDERER WITHDRAWSWorld number three Federer pulled out of the tournament as he fine tunes his schedule heading into the season-ending ATP Finals.The 38-year-old Swiss lifted a record-extending 10th Swiss Indoors championship title in his hometown of Basel on Sunday and has decided not to play back-to-back weeks at this stage of the season.”I am extremely disappointed to have to pull out of the Paris Masters,” Federer said in a statement https://www.rolexparismasters.com/uk/actualites_federer_2019_withdrawal.”I have to pace myself since I want to play as long as possible on the ATP Tour. I am sorry for my French fans who I will see next year at Roland Garros.”Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal, Daniil Medvedev, Thiem and Stefanos Tsitsipas have booked their places for next month’s ATP Finals, with the Paris Masters set to determine who clinches the final two spots for the London tournament.Italian Andreas Seppi has replaced Federer as a lucky loser in the Paris main draw and will meet Moldova’s Radu Albot in the second round. last_img read more