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Canadian women’s 8 rowing team powers to gold at World Cup in Switzerland | CBC Sports

Canadian women’s 8 rowing team powers to gold at World Cup in Switzerland | CBC Sports

The Canadian women’s eight rowing team are the reigning Olympic champions – and they’re showing why they’re a threat to repeat. The team won gold on Sunday at a World Cup regatta in Lucerne, Switzerland, that’s serving as an international tune-up ahead of the Paris Games. Jessica Sevick, Caileigh Filmer, Maya Meschkuleit, Kasia Gruchalla-Wesierski, Kristen Siermachesky, Sydney Payne,...

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Boomers and Opals handed tricky Olympic draws for Paris Games

Boomers and Opals handed tricky Olympic draws for Paris Games

In short: The Boomers will play World Cup medallists Canada in the pool stage at the Paris Olympics. The Opals have also drawn Canada, along with France and Nigeria. What’s next? The Olympic basketball tournaments get underway in late July. Josh Giddey is on an Olympic collision course with NBA teammate Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, with the...

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USA basketball schedules announced for 2024 Olympics

USA basketball schedules announced for 2024 Olympics

The United States men’s basketball team will open the Paris Olympics against Serbia, and likely NBA superstar Nikola Jokić, while the U.S. women start the Games against the team they beat three summers ago for the gold. According to the results of the Olympic men’s and women’s basketball tournament draws on Tuesday, conducted by FIBA...