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Sweden wins semi to earn another shot at Canada at Ford Worlds

April 9, 2017

Niklas Edin made a last-rock hit-and-stick in an extra end Saturday to nip Peter de Cruz of Switzerland 6-5 and earn his Swedish team another shot at unbeaten Brad Gushue of Canada at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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The best – and worst – of curling with your spouse: Inside the 2017 Mixed Doubles championship

April 8, 2017

It was a wild day of tiebreakers at the 2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Saskatoon as teams battled for the final 12 playoff spots, so to offset the tension, Jeff Stoughton, Curling Canada’s National Coach for Mixed Doubles, spent some time doing research.

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Swiss cruise into semifinal with decisive win over the U.S.

April 8, 2017

Peter de Cruz of Switzerland hung a bunch of deuces on the scoresheet Saturday, jumping on erratic play of John Shuster of the U.S., to take an 11-4, eight-end victory in the Page 3-4 playoff game at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Teen siblings are soaking up the atmosphere on the ice at 2017 Mixed Doubles

April 8, 2017

Some big names in Canadian curling are on the ice of the Nutana Curling Club in Saskatoon this week competing for the national Mixed Doubles title and a chance to earn a ticket to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. But among the stars of the game you will find some rising stars as well, and one brother-sister team is soaking up every minute of this unique experience.

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Canada’s Gushue to get shot at first world men’s title

April 8, 2017

EDMONTON – Brad Gushue has a chance to give his country an achievement it hasn’t reached in 22 years. But more importantly, he has a shot at a huge first for himself and his Canadian teammates.

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Canada, Sweden set for Page 1-2 playoff showdown

April 7, 2017

EDMONTON – Canada’s Brad Gushue is two wins away from his first Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, trophy.

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Leaders starting to emerge at 2017 Mixed Doubles

April 7, 2017

After the first full day of competition, the leaders are starting to emerge at the 2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship at the Nutana Curling Club in Saskatoon.

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Team U.S.A. ready for playoff battle

April 6, 2017

EDMONTON – An American uprising just might be in the works; at least John Shuster thinks so. The United States skip and his team from Duluth, Minn., has cobbled together a six-game win streak to close out the round robin. In doing so the team served notice it will be a force in the playoffs of the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Canada clinches top spot at Ford Worlds

April 6, 2017

EDMONTON – Canada’s Brad Gushue has clinched first place in the round-robin at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Competition begins at 2017 Mixed Doubles championship

April 6, 2017

The 2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship kicked off on Wednesday with a host of familiar names taking to the ice at the Nutana Curling Club in Saskatoon.

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Swedes subdue Swiss in second-place showdown

April 6, 2017

EDMONTON – Sweden’s Niklas Edin can join Canada’s Brad Gushue in the 1-2 Page Playoff game Friday night with a win in one of his two games Thursday at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Team Canada clinches Page 1-2 playoff spot

April 5, 2017

EDMONTON – Job No. 1 is done for Canada’s Brad Gushue and his Canadian squad at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Team Canada pushes win streak to eight

April 5, 2017

Team Canada is showing no signs of slowing down at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Canada turns back Germans to close in on playoffs

April 5, 2017

EDMONTON – With a perfect record through the first four days of the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, Brad Gushue could be forgiven for looking ahead to the playoffs.

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‘Mighty Maple Leaf’ takes down China

April 4, 2017

EDMONTON – Marcel Rocque knows all about the Mighty Maple Leaf. He’s a three-time world champion for Edmonton skip Randy Ferbey back in the day. So he knows the mystique of the Maple Leaf doesn’t need any help, but that’s just what his Chinese charges did Tuesday afternoon.

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