The Canadian Women’s basketball team’s first Olympic match was a heartbreaker. They were leading 50-40 with 6 minutes left, but 2nd-ranked Russia ended up winning the game with an 18-3 run. The 11th-ranked team still has a slim hope for a medal.

Basketball team members from Canada jump in the air in front of the Olympic rings inside the London 2012 Olympic Village in Stratford, east London on July 24, 2012.

‘Shopped original photo by: AP Photo/Suzanne Plunkett, Pool

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