The Americans took gold (14.983) and Brazil won silver (14.692).
Canada won a silver and bronze medal in rhythmic gymnasts at the Pan Am Games on Monday to bring its overall medal total to 144. The game tips from Toronto at 5:45 p.m. PDT and will air live on ESPNU. The rapper is due to perform at the ceremonial event – which takes place each one four years of time – on July 26.
While arms and hands are the most commonly used limbs in volleyball, the worldwide Volleyball Federation does not prohibit players from using other parts of their bodies to keep the ball in play.
“Playing on such a talented team, when you sub in you’re going to fulfill your role to the best of your abilities”, Plum told reporters after the win against Puerto Rico. (Saturday) I had an opportunity to step up, but everyone has had that opportunity, and they’ve filled that role.
A petition to stop Kanye West performing in the Pan American Games closing ceremony in Toronto has gained more than 50,000 signatures.
Linnae Harper drained two clutch free throws with 7.7 seconds left to give the United States a 65-64 comeback win over Cuba, while Canada demolished Brazil 91-63. UCLA guard Nirra Fields led the Canadians with 15 points. The women’s best result was a silver in 1999 in Winnipeg.
No Canadian basketball team – men’s or women’s – has never won a Pan Am tournament.