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

Canada’s Erica Wiebe reeling after last-second, quarter-final loss at wrestling worlds

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
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Erica Wiebe of Stittsville, Ont., was visibly upset following Wednesday's quarter-final loss in the dying seconds at the world wrestling championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: FIBA 3×3 Women’s Basketball Series

Thursday, September 12th, 2019
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Tune into Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. This week's edition features coverage of the FIBA 3x3 women's basketball series.

Watch FIBA 3×3 basketball World Tour in Montreal

Thursday, September 5th, 2019
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CBC Sports is providing a free live stream of the FIBA 3x3 basketball World Tour in Montreal beginning on Friday at 4:30 p.m. ET through to the end of competition on Sunday.

Canada routs Guatemala 19-0 at Olympic softball qualifier

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
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Danielle Lawrie was unhittable, and Canada opened with an eight-run first inning before adding another eight runs in the fourth on its way to a 19-0 victory over Guatemala on Tuesday.

Canada improves to 2-0 to lead group in Olympic softball qualifier

Monday, August 26th, 2019
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Canada's women's team improved to 2-0 at the Softball Americas Olympic Qualifier when Argentina forfeited their game Monday.

Road to the Olympic Games: Americas Olympic softball qualifier

Monday, August 26th, 2019
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch as the Canadian women's softball team look to book their ticket to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

Canadians open Softball Americas Qualifier with dominant win over Cuba

Sunday, August 25th, 2019
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Kaleigh Rafter had a home run and five RBIs as Canada opened the Softball Americas Qualifier tournament on Sunday with a 17-0 route of Cuba that lasted just three innings.

Watch the 2019 WSBC Americas Olympic softball qualifier

Saturday, August 24th, 2019
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Watch as softball teams from North and South America compete to earn a spot at the Olympics.

Canada’s softball squad looking to lock up Olympic spot

Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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When Canadian softball pitcher Danielle Lawrie hits the mound this weekend, she won't be thinking about what's on the line. The squad is competing for a spot in next summer's Tokyo Olympics at the Americas qualifying tournament in Surrey, B.C., starting on Sunday which will be streaming live on CBCSports.ca, but Lawrie insists that every player is simply focused on the next game.

7 more Russian weightlifters charged with doping offences

Friday, August 16th, 2019
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Seven more top Russian weightlifters have been charged with doping offenses, taking the total charged this week to 12.