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Canada holds off stubborn U.S. to remain perfect

March 20, 2017

BEIJING — It was a grind, but it was also a win, and that was all that counted for Canada’s Rachel Homan and her Ottawa team on a smoggy Monday morning in Beijing.

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Canada wins thriller over Russia to remain unbeaten

March 19, 2017

BEIJING — Team Canada passed its first major test of the 2017 CPT World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada, with flying colours on Sunday afternoon.

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Canada completes opening day sweep at World Women’s

March 18, 2017

BEIJING — Playing at a world women’s curling championship is nothing new for three members of Team Canada.

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World Women’s Championship opens Saturday in Beijing

March 15, 2017

Rachel Homan and her Ottawa team will be looking to complete their world championship medal collection with a gold, beginning later this week in Beijing.

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“I love the game!” says Curling Canada Volunteer of the Year Award winner, Kate Barratt

March 14, 2017

Kate Barratt of Gibsons, B.C., learned to curl in her 50s, and since then she has been giving back to the sport she loves. Her contribution to curling in Gibsons was recognized on the weekend as she stood on the ice at Mile One Stadium in St. John’s during a break in the bronze medal game of the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier to receive the 2017 Curling Canada Volunteer of the Year Award.

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Canada comes up short in tiebreaker at World Wheelchair Championship

March 9, 2017

They made it close, but Canada’s wheelchair curling team lost 5-4 to Norway in a tiebreaker on Friday and will not advance to the medal round of the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Tiebreaker for Canada at World Wheelchair Championship

March 9, 2017

Canada will play Norway in a tiebreaker to determine who will capture the final playoff spot at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Gagneung, South Korea.

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Team Canada battles to another win at World Wheelchair Championship

March 8, 2017

Team Canada skip Jim Armstrong had to come up with a big shot in the final end to win a close battle over Finland’s Markku Karjalainen on Wednesday and keep Canada in sight of a playoff berth at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Teams fighting for position at World Wheelchair Championship

March 7, 2017

Canada joins a logjam of teams fighting for position at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea, after losing both games on Tuesday.

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Two added to Canadian Curling Hall of Fame

March 6, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — A Bear and a Mouse are the newest members of the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Canada’s Wheelchair curlers moving up at Worlds

March 6, 2017

Team Canada remains in second place in the standings after a strong 8-2 win today over Germany as the round robin continues at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championships in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Another win for Canada at World Wheelchair Championship

March 5, 2017

Team Canada’s wheelchair curling team regrouped after a loss to Switzerland on Sunday morning and came out strong against the USA to earn a 6-4 win in round robin action at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championships in Pangneung, South Korea.

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Canada steals a win to open World Wheelchair Championship

March 3, 2017

Canada stole a point in an extra end to open the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship with a 5-4 win over Scotland in the first game of the round robin on Saturday in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Canadian wheelchair curling team takes aim at world gold

March 2, 2017

Team Canada’s wheelchair curlers won’t be just seeking a world championship, but they’ll also be getting the lay of the land when they play at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship, beginning on Friday (Eastern time).

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Canada’s Streifel wins bronze at World Juniors

February 25, 2017

Team Canada’s Kristen Streifel will wrap up her junior curling career by bringing home a bronze medal after she and her team – vice-skip Chantele Broderson, second Kate Goodhelpsen, lead Brenna Bilassy, alternate Karlee Burgess and coach Amanda Dawn St. Laurent – dominated in a 6-3 win over South Korea today at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea.

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