Archive for the ‘Sports/Commonwealth Games’ Category

Canadians to watch at next Olympics revealed themselves at Commonwealth Games

Sunday, April 15th, 2018
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After strong performances at the 2018 Commonwealth Games from Canadian athletes touted as the next generation of great athletes, the whole country should now know who to watch for as the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo draw ever closer.

Canada settles for men’s basketball silver at Commonwealth Games

Saturday, April 14th, 2018
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After the euphoria of a buzzer-beater semifinal win over New Zealand, there was a reality check for Canada on Sunday in the men's basketball gold-medal game at the Commonwealth Games.

‘I just didn’t execute’: Damian Warner searches for answers after decathlon debacle

Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Three days after his decathlon debacle at the Commonwealth Games and Canadian Damian Warner still doesn't have any answers.

Diving Wrap: Philippe Gagné, François Imbeau-Dulac win synchronized silver

Friday, April 13th, 2018
Diving Wrap: Philippe Gagné, François Imbeau-Dulac win synchronized silver

The Canadian diving pair finished 2nd in the men's synchronized 3-metre springboard final at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Athletics Wrap: Alysha Newman wins pole vault gold on impressive day for Canada

Friday, April 13th, 2018
Athletics Wrap: Alysha Newman wins pole vault gold on impressive day for Canada

Newman was one of 4 Canadian track and field medallists on day 9 of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Wrestling Wrap: Medals keep coming for Canadians on day 9

Friday, April 13th, 2018
Wrestling Wrap: Medals keep coming for Canadians on day 9

Danielle Lappage, Emily Schaefer and Jordan Steen all added to Canada's impressive wrestling medal count on day 9 of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Rugby Sevens Wrap: Canada wins back-to-back to open Commonwealth Games

Friday, April 13th, 2018
Rugby Sevens Wrap: Canada wins back-to-back to open Commonwealth Games

Canada scored 24 points in the 1st half on their way to a dominating win over South Africa to open the Rugby Sevens pool round at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Two Indian athletes caught with needles, booted from Games

Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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Two Indian athletes have been kicked out of the Commonwealth Games after being found with needles at the athletes village.

Wrestling Wrap: Wiebe defends Commonwealth gold on busy day for Canadian wrestlers

Thursday, April 12th, 2018
Wrestling Wrap: Wiebe defends Commonwealth gold on busy day for Canadian wrestlers

Olympic and Commonwealth Games champion Erica Wiebe was one of 4 Canadian medal winners on the wrestling mat during day 8 of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Diving Wrap: Gagne, Benfeito earn silver medals on day 8 of Commonwealth Games

Thursday, April 12th, 2018
Diving Wrap: Gagne, Benfeito earn silver medals on day 8 of Commonwealth Games

Canada's Philippe Gagne and Meaghan Benfeito both finished 2nd in the diving pool, helping bring Canada's medal total to 60 after day 8 of the Commonwealth Games.