Tag Archives: curling (page 3)

Tag Archives: curling

Team World bounces back at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

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January 15, 2016

LAS VEGAS — After a miserable morning at Orleans Arena, Team World righted the ship on Friday afternoon at the World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming.

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Clean sweep for Team North America at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

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January 15, 2016

LAS VEGAS — Going to bed behind in the overall standings on Thursday night at the World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, did not sit well with Team North America skip Rachel Homan.

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Team World takes lead into Day 2 at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

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January 15, 2016

LAS VEGAS — Team World finds itself in an uncustomary position at the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming — in the lead.

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New mixed doubles format on display at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

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January 14, 2016

A revised format for mixed doubles curling produced an interesting afternoon of curling on Thursday at the Orleans Arena.

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It’s dead even after first round at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

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January 14, 2016

In a city known for heavyweight prize fights, the early results of the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, indicate we’re in for one on the Orleans Arena curling ice.

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Early matchups set for 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

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January 13, 2016

A world championship gold-medal game rematch is among the highlighted early matchups for the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, it was determined on Wednesday afternoon in Las Vegas.

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2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup begins Thursday in Las Vegas

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January 12, 2016

History will be made when the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, kicks off on Thursday at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.

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Wheelchair curling national team set for world championship

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December 22, 2015

Canada’s world-No. 1-ranked wheelchair curling program will begin its push to the 2018 Winter Paralympic Games with a familiar lineup, albeit with an eye on the future, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Team Englot prevails at Chinese bonspiel

Team Saskatchewan Skip Michelle Englot during the twelfth draw at  The 2012 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, February 18-26, Red Deer, Alberta. The Canadian Womans Curling Championship.
December 21, 2015

Following the Pinty’s Grand Slam event in Yorkton, Sask., most teams indicated they were ready to head home, unwind, and relax a bit over the holidays. Others, however, opted to stay on the road… REALLY on the road.

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Travelers Curling Club Championship hits the button for Curling Canada Rocks & Rings

Team Northern Ontario skip Tracy Horgan throws her rock in fourth draw action at the 2015 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
December 17, 2015

There were more winners than just the men’s and women’s champions at the 2015 Travelers Curling Club Championship last month in Ottawa.

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Egg Farmers of Ontario supporting Canadian Junior Championships

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December 15, 2015

Canada’s top junior curling teams are ready to Get Cracking with a new partner this January in Stratford, Ont. Egg Farmers of Ontario (EFO) will be the presenting sponsor of the 2016 Canadian Junior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships, Jan. 23-31 in Stratford, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Red-hot Team Epping wins Meridian Canadian Open

Grande Prarie AB, Dec 3, 2015, Home Hardware Canada Cup Curling, Team Epping, (L) skip John Epping, third Matt Camm, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
December 14, 2015

With his last shot of the game in the Meridian Canadian Open semifinal, John Epping made a shot that is considered by many to be the best of the year.

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St. Catharines to host 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

ST CATHARINES, ON - OCTOBER 21:  The Grand Opening Concert of the Meridian Centre featuring Joel Plaskett and City and Colour on October 21, 2014 in St Catharines, Ontario, Canada.  (Photo by Vaughn Ridley)
December 9, 2015

Canada’s elite women’s curling teams will be heading to the Niagara region of Ontario for the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Calgary’s Koe captures Home Hardware Canada Cup

Grande Prarie AB, Dec 6, 2015, Home Hardware Canada Cup Curling,Men's Final.Team Koe, (L-R) skip Kevin Koe, third Marc Kennedy, second Brent Laing, lead Ben Hebert, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
December 6, 2015

The champ has fallen to a former champion. Kevin Koe of Calgary coolly delivered a double takeout to score three to finish off Winnipeg’s Mike McEwen 7-3 and capture the 2015 Home Hardware Canada Cup, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, men’s title in Grande Prairie, Alta., Sunday. Koe last won the event in 2008 while McEwen was looking to retain the title he won in Camrose, Alta., last year. But with Koe’s team of third Marc Kennedy, second Brent Laing and lead Ben Hebert curling 90 per cent as a team it was just too tough. “We were always in control, ...

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Team Homan captures Home Hardware Canada Cup women’s title

2015 champions vos femmes Home Hardware de la Coupe Canada, de gauche, sauter Rachel Homan, troisième Emma Miskew, deuxième Joanne Courtney et mènent Lisa Weagle. (Photo, Curling Canada / Michael Burns)
December 6, 2015

Rachel Homan is off to Las Vegas next month, But, even better, she and her team get to stay home in Ottawa in early December 2017. Homan avenged a loss to Edmonton/s Val Sweeting in the championship game of the 2014 Home Hardware Canada Cup, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, by beating the Edmonton team 8-7 in an extra end in the 2015 final in Grande Prairie, Alta., on Sunday. The victory meant Homan’s team of third Emma Miskew, second Joanne Courtney, lead Lisa Weagle and coach Marcel Rocque picked up $24,000 for winning their sixth event of the season — ...

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