Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics’ Category

Broadcasters urged by human rights groups to cancel coverage of Beijing Olympics

Tuesday, September 7th, 2021
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Some of the world's largest broadcasters including American network NBC are being asked by human rights groups to cancel plans to cover next year's Winter Olympics in Beijing. The Winter Games are scheduled to open on Feb. 4.

Women’s Sitting Volleyball – Brazil vs Canada – Bronze Medal Match

Saturday, September 4th, 2021
Women's Sitting Volleyball - Brazil vs Canada - Bronze Medal Match

Watch coverage of the 2020 Paralympic Games from Tokyo, Japan.

Para Swimming – W/M Finals – Day 7

Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
Para Swimming - W/M Finals - Day 7

Watch coverage of the 2020 Paralympic Games from Tokyo, Japan.

Boccia – Mixed Individual – Session 2 – Day 5 – Pool Stage

Sunday, August 29th, 2021
Boccia - Mixed Individual - Session 2 - Day 5 - Pool Stage

Watch coverage of the 2020 Paralympic Games from Tokyo, Japan.

Women’s Sitting Volleyball – Canada vs Italy – Preliminary

Saturday, August 28th, 2021
Women's Sitting Volleyball - Canada vs Italy - Preliminary

Watch coverage of the 2020 Paralympic Games from Tokyo, Japan.

Wheelchair Rugby – Great Britain vs. Canada – Pool Phase

Wednesday, August 25th, 2021
Wheelchair Rugby - Great Britain vs. Canada - Pool Phase

Watch coverage of the 2020 Paralympic Games from Tokyo, Japan.

CBC has record-breaking digital audience for Tokyo Olympics

Tuesday, August 10th, 2021
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CBC had record-high digital audiences and was the most-watched TV network in Canada throughout the Tokyo Olympics.

While you were sleeping: Masse wins Canadian medal No. 12, tennis medal rounds continue

Saturday, July 31st, 2021
While you were sleeping: Masse wins Canadian medal No. 12, tennis medal rounds continue

Kylie Masse wins silver in the 200m backstroke, teammate Brent Hayden gets his last Olympic swim. Meanwhile, tennis star Novak Djokovic misses out on bronze, all while you were sleeping on July 30.

While You Were Sleeping: Canadian medal No. 10, plus national records broken in the pool

Thursday, July 29th, 2021
While You Were Sleeping: Canadian medal No. 10, plus national records broken in the pool

Rowers Caileigh Filmer and Hillary Janssens take bronze in the pairs event, Summer McIntosh and the relay team set new Canadian records, and we see new medallists who wouldn't be here if Tokyo weren't gender-balanced. The must-see stories you were missed while you were sleeping on July 29th.

Olympic Games Morning – Featuring Swimming

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021
Olympic Games Morning - Featuring Swimming

Watch coverage of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.