Tag Archives: Featured (page 30)

Tag Archives: Featured

Russia opens Ford Worlds with two wins and heavy hearts

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

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

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

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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MQFT with Mary Fay

March 15, 2016

This week, John sits down with Mary Fay, a decorated young curler if there ever was one, who at the age of 17 has a Canadian Junior championship, a Youth Olympics gold medal, and two other podium finishes at the Canada Winter Games and the Canadian Juniors to her name. This conversation took place before Fay led her rink to the gold medal at the World Juniors last week in Taarnby, Denmark.

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Hot-shooting Koe leads Alberta to Tim Hortons Brier championship

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

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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Gold for Fay, Bronze for Dunstone at World Juniors

March 13, 2016

Canada’s Mary Fay will bring home a gold medal after defeating USA’s Cory Christensen 7-4 in the final of the 2016 World Junior Curling Championship in Taarnby, Denmark on Sunday morning.

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Measurement gives Alberta semifinal win over Northern Ontario

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

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!

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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Women will play for gold, men for bronze at World Juniors

March 12, 2016

After going undefeated through the round robin and losing a heartbreaker to USA in the Page 1-2 playoff game on Saturday, Canada’s Mary Fay bounced back to steal four ends in a decisive 9-4 win over Hungary’s Dorottya Palancsa in the semifinal of the 2016 World Junior Curling Championships and earn her spot in the gold-medal game on Sunday (4 a.m. ET).

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Newfoundland-Labrador advances to final of Tim Hortons Brier

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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Playoffs for Team Canada men and women at World Juniors

March 11, 2016

After struggling through a couple of losses mid-week, Team Canada’s Matt Dunstone got back on track Friday with a couple of wins to finish off the round robin and claim a playoff spot at the 2016 World Junior Curling Championships in Taarnby, Denmark.

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Playoff pairings set at 2016 Tim Hortons Brier

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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