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Off to a flying start

Team Canada tipped off at the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2018 in Tenerife, Spain with an emphatic 81-50 win over Greece today.

Veteran captain, Kim Gaucher, led the team with a game high 16 points while the entire team dominated the boards on both sides of the court — out rebounding their Greek opponents 51-27.


Miranda came off the bench, playing 19 minutes and contributed 4 points in a game where every Canadian athlete saw time on the floor.

You can watch highlights from the game below:

Next up, Canada has a quick turnaround when they face off against South Korea at 11:30am local, 6:30am ET tomorrow morning. The team will look to keep their momentum in an all-important group match against a quick shooting Korean side.

Watch the full game:

 

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