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Bluenosers maintain perfect pace in St. John’s

March 3, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Jamie Murphy’s Halifax team has put itself in strong position to nail down the 12th and final berth in the main round robin at the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier.

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Maritime teams open Tim Hortons Brier pre-qualifying with easy victories

March 2, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — A pair of Maritime teams fighting for entry into the main draw of the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier rolled to easy victories Thursday in the opening pre-qualification draw.

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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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2017 Tim Hortons Brier opens Saturday in St. John’s

March 1, 2017

Canada’s best men’s curling teams will be rocking the Rock when the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier gets underway on Saturday at Mile One Centre in St. John’s.

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Ontario claims Scotties gold

February 27, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Ontario’s Rachel Homan is back on top of Canadian women’s curling, but it was far from easy.

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Team Canada’s Nixon caps Scotties career with bronze

February 26, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Amy Nixon said goodbye to competitive curling Sunday, moments after Team Canada won the bronze medal at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Ontario to clash with Manitoba for Scotties gold

February 25, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Manitoba’s Michelle Englot and Ontario’s Rachel Homan will play Sunday for the third time in four days. This time the Scotties Tournament of Hearts championship will be on the line.

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Northern Ontario ousts defending champs at Scotties

February 25, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Krista McCarville and her team from Northern Ontario didn’t need the hammer to eliminate defending Scotties Tournament of Hearts champion Chelsea Carey from gold-medal contention Saturday afternoon.

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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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Englot, Manitoba a win away from Scotties gold

February 24, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Twenty-eight years ago, Michelle Englot won the bronze medal at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. She will have a medal of a different colour Sunday, all these years later, when she plays for gold.

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Award winners, all-stars announced at 2017 Scotties

February 24, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — A current player and a longtime coach were honoured during Friday’s Page playoff 1-2 game at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts at the Meridian Centre.

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Playoff pairing set at 2017 Scotties

February 24, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — It’s a final four that will feature no shortage of compelling Page playoff matchups at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Streifel steals her way to semifinal at World Juniors

February 24, 2017

Canada’s Kristen Streifel stole her way to a 7-5 win over South Korea’s Min Ji Kim in the women’s Page 3 vs 4 playoff, earning a trip to the semifinal, while Tyler Tardi will finish out of playoff contention after losing 8-7 in a tie-breaker to Norway at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea today.

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Manitoba wins first showdown against Ontario

February 23, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Manitoba’s Michelle Englot secured the No. 1 spot in the Page playoffs at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts on Thursday, with an easy 9-5 win over previously unbeaten Rachel Homan of Ontario.

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Northern Ontario takes big step towards 2017 Scotties playoffs

February 23, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Northern Ontario’s Krista McCarville scored two three-enders on her way to an 8-4 win over Canada’s Chelsea Carey, and make the playoff picture a shade clearer.

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