Two Sunday contests marked the opening round of the Canadian Football League's Grey Cup playoffs.
At Hamilton, Ontario:
The Toronto Argonauts forced five turnovers as they defeated the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 16-13 on the road in the Eastern Division semifinal game. The Argos will pay a visit on the Montreal Argonauts ( a team they defeated twice this season) next weekend in the Eastern Division final.
At Regina, Saskatchewan:
Jason Clermont caught a 24-yard touchdown pass in overtime as the Saskatchewan Roughriders defeated the visiting British Columbia Lions 41-38 to reach the Western Division final, to be played next weekend on the road against the Calgary Stampeders.