Tag Archives: curling (page 2)

Tag Archives: curling

Canada dismantles Japan to remain unbeaten at World Men’s Championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 4, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — It was just what the doctor ordered for Team Canada at the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada.

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Canada wins 100th world men’s championship meeting with Scotland

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 4, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — Ben Hebert and Marc Kennedy remember very well the last time a Scottish team beat a Canadian team at the World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada.

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Team Canada steals extra-end win to remain undefeated at World Men’s

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 3, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — It was a perfect opening weekend in the win column, even it wasn’t always perfection on the ice.

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Canada pulls out extra-end win at 2016 World Men’s

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 3, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — A frustrating afternoon finally came to a satisfying end for Team Canada on Sunday at the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada.

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Quarter-finals on tap at 2016 Canadian Mixed Doubles

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April 3, 2016

Ottawa’s Emma Miskew and Toronto’s Ryan Fry put together a second-half comeback Saturday night to reach the quarter-finals of the 2016 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Saskatoon.

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Playoff pairings set at Canadian Mixed Doubles

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April 2, 2016

The playoff pairings are set at the 2016 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship at the Nutana Curling Club in Saskatoon.

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Team Canada wins opener at world men’s championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 2, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — Kevin Koe’s Canadian team is off to a winning start at the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada.

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World Men’s Curling Championship begins Saturday in Basel

Ottawa Ont.Mar 13, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Alberta skip Kevin Koe, third Marc Kennedy, second Brent Laing, lead Ben Hebert, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 30, 2016

Team Canada is hoping a return to Switzerland will also mean a return to the top of the medal podium when the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada, gets underway Saturday in Basel, Switzerland.

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Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship begins Thursday in Saskatoon

2015 World Financial Group Continental Cup Curling, Calgary AB, Mike McEwen, Dawn McEwen, CCA/michael burns photo
March 29, 2016

The most talent-laden field in the history of the event will open play Thursday at the Nutana Curling Club in Saskatoon in the 2016 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship.

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Former Brier champ Vic Peters passes away

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March 28, 2016

A long battle with cancer came to an end Sunday evening as 1992 Brier champ Vic Peters of Winnipeg passed away at the age of 61.

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Swiss claim third straight world women’s gold medal

Swift Current Sk, March 27, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Gold medalist Switzerland, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 27, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Less than a year after being diagnosed with cancer, Irene Schori is a world champion for the second time in three years.

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Russia topples Canada to win 2016 Ford Worlds bronze

Swift Current Sk, March 27, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Bronze.Russia skip Anna Sidorova,third Margarita Fomina,second Alexandra Raeva, lead Nkeiruka Ezekh, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 27, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — For Russia, it was its third consecutive bronze medal in world women’s curling play. For Canada, it was a disappointing end to a good week.

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Japan to battle Switzerland for Ford Worlds gold medal

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March 27, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Japan made curling history Saturday night at the Ford World Women’s Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, when Satsuki Fujisawa and her young team defeated Russia’s Anna Sidorova 7-5 in an extra end.

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Russia ends Canada’s quest for gold at 2016 Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 26, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Team Russia, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 26, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Canada’s hopes of winning the Ford World Women’s Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, for the first time since 2008 came crashing down Saturday afternoon, when Russia’s Anna Sidorova defeated Chelsea Carey 7-4.

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Swiss playing for gold again at Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 25, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Switzerland (L-R) skip Binia Feltscher, second Franziska Kaufmann, third Irene Schori, lead Christien Urech, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 26, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Switzerland is one win away from winning its fourth Ford World Women’s Curling Championship in five years.

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