SPORTS ROUNDUP: football, hockey, tennis and Olympics

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Photo: International Olympic Committee

OLYMPICS: The Olympic flame started on its way in the Olympic Torch Relay in Japan on March 25. Starting in Fukushima, the flame will travel throughout Japan for 121 days before lighting the cauldron in the Olympic stadium on July 23 during the opening ceremony of the long-awaited Tokyo Olympics.

FOOTBALL: Glen Constantin, head coach of the Rouge et Or football program at Université Laval, was hoping to organize a tournament that would have included six of the best teams in the country.