Tag Archives: Featured (page 5)

Tag Archives: Featured

‘Mighty Maple Leaf’ takes down China

April 4, 2017

EDMONTON – Marcel Rocque knows all about the Mighty Maple Leaf. He’s a three-time world champion for Edmonton skip Randy Ferbey back in the day. So he knows the mystique of the Maple Leaf doesn’t need any help, but that’s just what his Chinese charges did Tuesday afternoon.

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U.S. bounces back with crucial win at Ford Worlds

April 4, 2017

It was a humbling Monday night at Northlands Coliseum for John Shuster’s United States team at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Canada shuts down U.S. for fifth straight win

April 4, 2017

EDMONTON – A lot of the heavy lifting has been completed for Canada’s Brad Gushue in his search for his first gold medal at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Canada rolls past Scots to move to 4-0

April 3, 2017

EDMONTON – As brilliantly as Brad Gushue’s squad played in winning the Tim Hortons Brier last month, he believes they’re playing better at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, at Northlands Coliseum.

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SWISS BOLSTERING OLYMPIC HOPES AT FORD WORLDS

April 3, 2017

Peter de Cruz knew when his Swiss team arrived in Edmonton for the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, that there was more at stake for his country than just a world title.

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2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship starts Wednesday at Saskatoon

April 3, 2017

The 2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship gets underway Wednesday in the Nutana Curling Club at Saskatoon.

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Canada’s Gushue only unbeaten team at Ford Worlds

April 3, 2017

EDMONTON – Bolstered by a lively crowd cheering them on in tense times, Canada’s Brad Gushue overcame a rough first five ends to down Sweden’s Niklas Edin 8-6 Sunday evening at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Sweden set for showdown with Canada

April 2, 2017

EDMONTON – The stage is set for an early round showdown of the top guns at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Team Canada takes down Russia at Ford Worlds

April 2, 2017

It was a Sunday morning opportunity to raise the comfort level at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, and Team Canada took full advantage at the Northlands Coliseum.

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Norwegian newbie makes dream debut

April 2, 2017

EDMONTON – The Norwegian newbie aiming to be the next in a long line of prominent skips from his country had a dream debut at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Canada ices Switzerland in opening draw

April 1, 2017

EDMONTON – Some Swiss misses helped propel Canada to victory in Saturday afternoon’s opening draw of the 2017 Ford World Curling Championships presented by Service Experts.

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MQFT with Geoff Walker

March 31, 2017

This week, John sits down with Geoff Walker, lead for Team Gushue, one of the greatest stories curling has ever told, as they captured their hometown Brier in St. John’s, Newfoundland. Geoff is also a former two-time World Junior champion, six-time Grand Slam champion, and has appeared in six Briers.

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Leduc, Alta., to host four Canadian curling championships in 2018

March 30, 2017

An unprecedented celebration of Canadian championship curling will take place next year in Leduc, Alta., it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Ford World Men’s Curling Championship begins Saturday in Edmonton

March 29, 2017

Canada’s Brad Gushue has a chance to make curling history in one of the most historic venues in the sport when the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, gets underway on Saturday in Edmonton.

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MQFT with Tyler Tardi

March 28, 2017

This week, John sits down with Tyler Tardi, skip of the Canadian Junior Men’s curling champions. Though Tyler lost in a tiebreaker at Worlds, his curling resumé is very impressive for an 18-year-old. He has won the Youth Olympics gold medal, a Canada Games bronze, and two BC Mixed Doubles titles, in addition to his Canadian championship this year. He now sets his sights on the national U-18 title later this season.

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