Canadian Paralympic athletes would not allow Covid-19 restrictions, and geopolitical instability to dampen their experience in Beijing.
Contest between two sides that are fairly even based on statistics and overall play seen in Tokyo.
Tournament still ongoing for both Canadian teams as they close out the competition in classification playoffs to determine their exact ranking.
Blind soccer set for intense semi-final match-ups
After beginning the Paralympics with three losses on the bounce, the Canadian men’s wheelchair basketball team squeezed through to the quarter-finals with an impressive 63-52 win against Colombia.
The Canadian women’s wheelchair basketball team was in great form Friday morning as it breezed past Japan 61-35 in a dominating performance on the court.
Nik Goncin’s 30 point triple-double was not enough as Canada fell to 0-2 in Group A at the Tokyo Paralympics
Nicolas-Guy Turbide had one of the best showings of his career in Toronto and now is looking forward to the only international medal he doesn’t have.