Canadians to observe Friday on the Commonwealth Video games

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After three consecutive days of double-digit podium appearances, Canadian athletes added simply two medals as we speak in Birmingham, England. The ladies’s rhythmic gymnastics staff received gold, whereas diver Caeli McKay received bronze within the girls’s 10m platform.

Via seven days of competitors, Canada captured 59 medals (17 gold, 20 silver, 22 bronze). Okay for third place within the standings. Learn extra about as we speak’s greatest Canadian performances and watch the highlights right here.

Day 8 must be extra productive for Canada, with stable medal contenders in a wide range of sports activities. This is who to search for and on which of the six streaming channels accessible on CBCSports.ca, the CBC Sports activities app and CBC Gem you may watch them:

Dive: Mia Vallée within the girls’s 1 meter springboard, and Rylan Wiens and Nathan Zsombor-Murray within the males’s synchronized 10 platform

Vallée, 21, received bronze within the girls’s 1m occasion a couple of weeks in the past on the world championships in Hungary, the place she added a silver within the 3m. Additionally competing for Canada within the 1 meter is Margo Erlam, who completed ninth on the world championships. Assuming they make it by means of the morning preliminary spherical, Vallée and Erlam will attempt to win a medal within the closing at 13:05 ET on channel 2.

Wiens, 20, and Zsombor-Murray, 19, are incomes a bronze within the synchronized 10 meters on the World Championships, the place they competed collectively for under the second time. I’m one in every of six tandems within the closing at 2:23 pm ET on channel 2.

Athletics: Alex Dupont and Josh Cassidy within the males’s wheelchair 1,500m closing

Dupont, 36, is the defending champion on this occasion. 37-year-old Cassidy was one in every of Canada’s standard-bearers for the opening ceremony earlier than ending fourth within the marathon final weekend. The previous Boston, Chicago, London and Los Angeles marathon champion received bronze within the 1,500m on the 2010 Commonwealth Video games.

The race goes at 2:55 PM ET on Channel 1.

Struggle: Linda Morais, Ana Godinez Gonzalez, Amar Dhesi and Lachlan McNeil

Friday is the primary of two days of wrestling competitions. Canada wish to proceed their nice efficiency on the mats in 2018, after they completed second total in medals with 10. Former world champion Linda Morais (girls’s 68kg division), Ana Godinez Gonzalez (girls’s 62kg), Amar Dhesi (males’s 125 kg) and Lachlan McNeil (males’s 65 kg) are among the many Canadians who may compete for medals on Friday.

Preliminary spherical matches within the numerous weight courses might be seen from 7:30 am to eight:20 am ET on Channel 2 and the match for medals from 12:00 to 2:30 pm ET on Channel 4.

Seaside volleyball: Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Parades within the girls’s quarter-finals, and Sam Schachter and Daniel Dearing within the males’s quarter-finals

The reigning girls’s champions made it by means of three group stage matches with out dropping a set. They may play the quarter-finals throughout the session from 9:30 am ET to 12:30 pm ET on channel 1.

The opposite Canadian duo competing in Birmingham, Schachter and Dearing, additionally remained unbeaten in pool video games and can play within the males’s quarter-finals at 2pm ET on Channel 5.

The ladies’s and males’s semifinals are on Saturday, the finals on Sunday.

How you can watch: Six totally different dwell occasion feeds are streamed every day on CBCSports.ca, the CBC Sports activities app, and CBC Gem, beginning at 3:30 am ET. You could find all six channels right here.

* Particular because of CBC Sports activities researcher ace Jennifer Haynes for her assist in amassing Canadian athletes to observe every single day.

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