Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports’ Category

Canadian Tyler Mislawchuk finishes 8th in World Triathlon Series event

Saturday, July 14th, 2018
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Canadian Tyler Mislawchuk finished eighth in a World Triathlon Series sprint race on Saturday. It was the second top-10 finish of the year for the 23-year-old from Oak Bluff, Man.

Watch the 2018 World Rowing Cup No. 3 – finals

Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Watch the World Rowing Cup No. 3 finals on Sunday at 4 a.m. ET from Lucerne, Switzerland.

Canada’s women’s basketball team dominates Turkey in World Cup tuneup

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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Nayo Raincock-Ekunwe and Bridget Carleton each poured in 14 points as the Canadian senior women's national basketball team came away with a convincing 78-45 victory over Turkey on Wednesday in the Edmonton Grads International Classic.

Shaun White going from snowboard to skateboard with eyes on 2020 Olympics

Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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Top on the list of Shaun White's goals for the near future: Skateboarding at the Olympics. The three-time Olympic snowboard champion says he's entering a few skateboarding contests this summer to see where he stacks up. His ultimate goal is to become a rare Summer-Winter Olympian.

Canadian men win group in 1st round of FIBA World Cup qualifying

Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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Job No. 1 is complete for Canada's men's basketball team. Kelly Olynyk and Phil Scrubb scored 14 points apiece, while teenager R.J. Barrett added 13, and the Canadians defeated the U.S. Virgin Island 99-69 on Monday, to win its group in the opening round of FIBA Americas World Cup qualifying.

Barrett, Olynyk lead Canada’s balanced attack in FIBA World Cup qualifying win

Friday, June 29th, 2018
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Kelly Olynyk, Dillon Brooks, Melvin Ejim and teenage star R.J. Barrett had 14 points apiece as Canada's men's basketball team defeated the Dominican Republic 97-61 in Friday's FIBA World Cup qualifying game.

R.J. Barrett powers Canada past China for 2nd game in a row

Sunday, June 24th, 2018
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R.J. Barrett had a game-high 21 points as Canada's men's senior basketball team beat China 108-72 on Sunday in the back half of the Pacific Rim Basketball Classic.

R.J. Barrett leads Canada to victory in national team debut

Friday, June 22nd, 2018
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Teenager R. J. Barrett scored 16 points and had a pair of assists in his first game with the national men's basketball team as Canada defeated a team from China 97-62 Friday night in the opening game of the Pacific Rim Basketball Classic.

Watch Yonex Badminton Canada Open – semifinals

Friday, June 22nd, 2018
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CBC Sports will provide a live stream of the Yonex Badminton Canada Open semifinals and finals, beginning on Saturday, June 23 at 3 p.m. ET.

Canadian triathlete Tyler Mislawchuk places 3rd at World Cup race in Antwerp

Sunday, June 17th, 2018
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Canada's Tyler Mislawchuk placed third at the ITU Triathlon World Cup race in Antwerp, Belgium on Sunday. The 23-year-old from Oak Bluff, Man., finished with a time of 58 minutes, 17 seconds. Belgian Jelle Geens edged New Zealand's Tayler Reid to win the event.