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

Canadian Tyler Mislawchuk finishes 8th in World Triathlon Series event

Saturday, July 14th, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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
R.J. Barrett Canada China Basketball

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

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

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

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.