Canada opens women’s basketball with loss


(Photo: COC/Jason Ransom)



Hamilton’s Shona Thorburn and teammate Teresa Gabriele team up on Anna Petrakova of Russia during preliminary round basketball at the 2012 London Olympic Games, on July 28, 2012. Canada lost the game 53-58. Thorburn, a Westdale grad, was Canada’s second best scorer. Team Canada will play Great Britain on Monday night.