Home / Sports / What to watch today at the Paralympics: March 13-14

What to watch today at the Paralympics: March 13-14

Canada added 3 extra medals to deliver its general rely to 10 at the 2018 Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Medals can be up for grabs in the males’s slalom and cross-country snowboarding whilst Canada additionally seems to transfer nearer to locking up a semifinal spot in wheelchair curling.

Canadians to watch:​​

  • Cross-country snowboarding, Brian McKeever, Mark Arendz, Collin Cameron, Nine p.m. ET on Tuesday

Cameron leads a gaggle of six Canadians in the males’s dash pageant in the sitting class. Earlier in the Games, the Sudbury, Ont., local gained bronze in biathlon in the males’s 7.Five-kilometre sitting dash.

Cameron spoke about successful bronze in the males’s sitting 7.5km biathlon, simply Three years after choosing up the game. zero:51

Chris Klebl, Derek Zaplotinsky, Ethan Hess, Sebastien Fortier, and Yves Bourque also are competing in the sitting class.

Cindy Ouellet seems to toughen on her efficiency in the ladies’s dash pageant in the sitting class (Nine:25 p.m. ET) after failing to end in the 12Okay race. The 29-year-old is making her Winter Paralympic debut after having competed in 3 earlier Summer Games in wheelchair basketball.  

Arendz seems for his 3rd medal of the Games in the males’s dash vintage taste in the status class (Nine:48 p.m. ET). The Hartsville, P.E.I., local will surpass his general from Sochi with every other podium end.

CBC Sports’ Josh Dueck spoke with Hartsville, P.E.I. local Mark Arendz after he matched his efficiency at the 2014 Sochi Paralympics via claiming bronze in the biathlon males’s 12.Five-kilometre status biathlon, to cross at the side of his silver medals in the 7.Five km tournament. 1:19

Brittany Hudak, Emily Young, and Natalie Wilkie will compete in the ladies’s dash elegance taste in the status class (10:07 p.m. ET). Hudak completed 5th in the 10Okay biathlon.   

Canada’s maximum adorned Winter Paralympian is again on the hunt for extra medals. McKeever will opt for his 15th profession medal in the males’s dash vintage taste in the visually impaired class (10:24 p.m. ET)

McKeever’s gold medal in the males’s visually impaired 20km cross-country snowboarding tournament gave him 14 profession Paralympic medals, the maximum in Canadian historical past. 1:13 
  • Alpine snowboarding: Men’s slalom, Mac Marcoux, Kurt Oatway eight:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday

The Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., local has failed to end his ultimate two occasions after successful gold in the males’s downhill race in the visually impaired class.

Marcoux and information Jack Leith spoke with CBC’s Lauren Woolstencroft after falling all over the Super-G portion of the great mixed race. 1:04

Marcoux’s fortunes may exchange in the slalom pageant the place he is the protecting champion.

Alexis Guimond, Braydon Luscombe, and Kirk Schornstein search for their first medal of the Games in the status class (Nine:30 p.m. ET). Guimond’s absolute best end result got here in the downhill pageant the place he used to be fourth.

Oatway seems to soar again after failing to end the first run of the males’s great mixed. The 34-year-old already has a gold in the super-G.

Kurt Oatway explains how he used para-alpine snowboarding to regain some semblance of his former self and reclaim who he used to be ahead of his damage 2:19

Oatway and Alex Cairns of Squamish, B.C. will compete in the sitting class (10:30 p.m. ET)

  • Wheelchair curling, Canada vs. Neutral Paralympic Athletes, 1:35 a.m ET on Wednesday (second fit 6:35 a.m ET vs. Slovakia)

Canada were given again heading in the right direction with a couple of come-from-behind wins in opposition to China and the U.S. Mark Ideson’s rink lately sits in sole ownership of 3rd position with a report of Five-2.

Mark Ideson’s Canadian rink rallied to a come-from-behind victory, via stealing a unmarried in the further finish to defeat the United States 6-Five 1:32

Canada has 4 video games closing in the spherical robin and then the best 4 groups will qualify for the semifinals. The Neutral Paralympic Athletes are proper on the heels of the Canadians with a Four-Three report whilst the Slovakians are tied for 7th with a Three-Four report.

More than 600 hours of protection

Broadcasts of the Games, which run March Nine-18, can be to be had day-to-day on CBC and Radio-Canada with reside streams hosted on the CBC Sports app, in addition to CBC.ca/sports/paralympics and Radio-Canada.ca/Jeuxparalympiques.

Daily protection of the 10-day tournament on CBC will general 38 hours, with reside reporting from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturdays and six a.m. to Nine:30 a.m. on Sundays.

Canadians can be ready to stay observe of the athletes via highlights proven Monday to Friday between Four p.m and six p.m.

About Aamir

Check Also

Live Cricket Score: Ranji Trophy 2017-18, Round 2, Day 2

ECB's South Asian Action Plan secures massive funding

The plan used to be introduced six months again via the ECB