Tag Archives: curling

Tag Archives: curling

Canada pulls out comeback victory at World Mixed Doubles

April 26, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada’s Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers rallied from a three-point deficit with two ends to play to record a stunning 10-6 win over Germany Tuesday night at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship at the ATB Centre.

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Canadian teams remain on perfect pace at World Seniors

April 25, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada’s men’s and women’s teams racked up two more victories in early games Tuesday at the 2017 World Senior Curling Championships at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge.

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Canada falls to Czechs at World Mixed Doubles

April 24, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada’s Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers were knocked from the ranks of the unbeaten on Monday night at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge.

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Canadian teams pick up morning wins in Lethbridge

April 24, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — An early morning wakeup didn’t hamper the two Canadian teams who were on the ice Monday morning at the World Mixed Doubles and World Senior Curling Championships in Lethbridge.

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Team Canada improves to 2-0 at World Mixed Doubles

April 23, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — A good night’s sleep got Reid Carruthers in a better frame of mind for Team Canada’s second game Sunday at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship.

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Canadian teams sweep openers in World Seniors

April 23, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — It was a perfect opening for Team Canada at the 2017 World Senior Curling Championships.

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Team Canada opens mixed doubles worlds with victory

April 22, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada’s Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers opened the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship on a winning note Saturday at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge, Alta.

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2017 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship begins Monday in Boucherville

April 21, 2017

The 14th Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship gets underway Monday in Boucherville, Que., at the Club de curling Boucherville in the Complexe sportif Duval Auto. It marks the third time in the last four years that the city has hosted the event.

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2017 World Mixed Doubles, World Seniors Championships begin Saturday in Lethbridge

April 20, 2017

Three Canadian teams will begin their quest for gold Saturday when the 2017 World Mixed Doubles and World Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships get underway at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge, Alta.

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Inaugural U-18 Canadian Curling Championships begin Tuesday in Moncton

April 13, 2017

Many of Canada’s up-and-coming curling stars will get their first exposure to a national championship competition when the inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships get underway in Moncton, N.B.

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Canada completes perfect run with Ford Worlds gold

April 10, 2017

Brad Gushue’s curling resume is now complete. Team Canada scored a clutch deuce in the ninth end, and Gushue made two superb finishing shots in the 10th, to beat Niklas Edin of Sweden 4-2 Sunday and win the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Huge 7th end powers Switzerland to Ford Worlds bronze

April 9, 2017

It was the lucky seven for Peter de Cruz and his Swiss teammates Sunday. The foursome broke open a tight game with four in the seventh end to defeat John Shuster of the U.S. 7-5 to capture the bronze medal at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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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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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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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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