Tag Archives: curling (page 4)

Tag Archives: curling

Japan tops Russia in battle of Ford Worlds unbeatens

Swift Current Sk, March 20, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Japan , Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 20, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — Not a lot of people saw this one coming. Japan stood alone at the top of the standings at Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, after afternoon play Sunday at the Credit Union iplex.

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Another dramatic win for Team Canada at Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 20, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Canada skip Chelsea Carey, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 20, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — They’re rapidly turning into the Cardiac Kids of the 2016 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Russia opens Ford Worlds with two wins and heavy hearts

Swift Current Sk, March 19, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Russia lead Nkeiruka Ezekh, second Alexandra Raeva, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 20, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Team Russia emerged from the first day of play at the Ford World Women’s Curling, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, with a perfect 2-0 record and with heavy hearts.

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Canada ekes out extra-end victory to open Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 19, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Canada skip Chelsea Carey of Calgary Ab, raises her brush after guiding Canada to an 8-7 extra end victory over Denmark. michael burns photo
March 19, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — It wasn’t the start Chelsea Carey wanted, but the ending was just fine on Saturday afternoon for the skip of Team Canada at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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CIS-Curling Canada University Championships begin Sunday at Kelowna

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March 17, 2016

Canada’s best university curling teams will meet in the 2016 CIS-Curling Canada University Championships, presented by Travelers, starting Sunday, March 20, at Kelowna, B.C.

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Ford World Women’s Curling Championship begins Saturday in Swift Current

Team Alberta wins the Scotties, the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
March 16, 2016

A rookie Canadian skip will take aim at ending a seven-year dry-spell when the 2016 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, gets underway Saturday at the Credit Union iplex in Swift Current, Sask.

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Hot-shooting Koe leads Alberta to Tim Hortons Brier championship

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March 13, 2016

OTTAWA – Kevin Koe’s razor-thin pick of a Brad Gushue counter in the seventh end was the pivotal shot that led to Alberta’s 9-5 win over Newfoundland-Labrador in the championship game of the Tim Hortons Brier Sunday evening.

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Eleventh end single gives Northern Ontario Tim Hortons Brier bronze medal

Ottawa Ont.Mar 13, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.N.Ontario skip Brad Jacobs, (L), third Ryan Fry, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 13, 2016

OTTAWA — Brad Jacobs had a tough time getting up for the Tim Hortons Brier bronze-medal game Sunday and he was short on the house on his first draw, but he and his Northern Ontario teammates got it together in time to get past Mike McEwen of Manitoba 7-6 in 11 ends.

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Measurement gives Alberta semifinal win over Northern Ontario

Ottawa Ont.Mar 12, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Semi-Final,Alberta, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 12, 2016

OTTAWA – It took 10 nail-biting ends and a measurement on the winning point for Kevin Koe of Alberta to get by Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 6-5 in the Tim Hortons Brier semifinal Saturday evening.

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“Perfect game” gives Alberta win over Manitoba in Page 3-4 game

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March 12, 2016

OTTAWA – Kevin Koe made all the shots he had to while Mike McEwen had some early struggles and that was more than enough for Alberta to take a 7-5 victory over Manitoba in the Tim Hortons Brier Page 3-4 playoff game Saturday.

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Curling Canada Rocks & Rings celebrates one million kids!

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March 12, 2016

A program that has introduced kids across the country to the sport of curling crossed a significant milestone today at the Tim Hortons Brier in Ottawa.

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Newfoundland-Labrador advances to final of Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 11, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.N.L.fans, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 11, 2016

OTTAWA – Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador made a gentle tapback to count one in the 11th end Friday to beat Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 7-6 in the Page 1-2 playoff game and earn a berth in Sunday’s gold-medal game of the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Playoff pairings set at 2016 Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 10, 2016.Tim Hortons.Manitoba skip Mike McEwen, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 11, 2016

OTTAWA — It’s down to the final four at the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier. Friday morning’s final draw of round-robin play was meaningless in terms of determining playoff pairings, but it was important for playoff teams wanting to generate some momentum going into the medal round.

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Craig Savill’s return to the ice highlights night at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 10, 2016.Tim Hortons. Craig Savill, Ontario skip Glenn Howard.Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 10, 2016

OTTAWA – Craig Savill made a triumphant return to the Tim Hortons Brier Thursday night, a brief one but impressive and emotional one.

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N. Ontario, Newfoundland/Labrador headed for first-place showdown

Ottawa Ont.Mar 10, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Northern Ontario,Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 10, 2016

OTTAWA – Front-runners Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario and Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador will tangle Friday morning for first place in theTim Hortons Brier.

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