Tag Archives: Niklas Edin (page 2)

Tag Archives: Niklas Edin

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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First Grand Slam titles for Flaxey and Edin

November 1, 2016

When Allison Flaxey found herself at the top of the Canadian Team Ranking System leaderboard, most people dismissed it as an early-season anomaly. But following this weekend’s Grand Slam final in Okotoks, Alta., it’s clear the Caledon, Ont., foursome is intent on staying near the top.

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Savill returns to the ice at Shorty Jenkins Classic

September 14, 2016

While there will be thousands of dollars and hundreds of CTRS points on the line at this weekend’s Shorty Jenkins Classic, the most exciting part of the weekend for curling fans will be watching a guy who hasn’t played in a year fill in on a team that is not expected to win. No disrespect to Brantford’s Chad Allen (skipping in place of Wayne Tuck), but his foursome will have their work cut out in Cornwall, Ont., where the event will be hosted for the second year. In a field that includes the likes of Brad Gushue (St. John’s; currently ...

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Team World seeks redemption at 2017 World Financial Group Continental Cup

September 1, 2016

Team World will be hungrier than ever when it takes to the ice at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas next January for the 2017 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming.

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Team World named for World Financial Group Continental Cup

August 27, 2015

Fitting its team name, a world-class lineup will comprise Team World for the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, next January in Las Vegas.

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Sweden heads home with Ford Worlds gold

April 5, 2015

Niklas Edin of Sweden stole three in the first end and counted threes in the fifth and seventh ends to beat defending champion Thomas Ulsrud of Norway 9-5 to win the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship Sunday at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Team Canada captures Ford Worlds bronze

April 5, 2015

Pat Simmons and Team Canada rebounded from the monstrous disappointment of their semifinal loss Saturday evening to beat Aku Kauste of Finland 8-4 Sunday morning to win the bronze medal at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Sweden reaches gold-medal game at Ford Worlds

April 4, 2015

Niklas Edin and his red-hot Swedish mates jumped all over a shaky Pat Simmons and Team Canada to score an easy 6-3 semifinal win Saturday that moves them into the gold-medal game of the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Sweden through to Ford Worlds semifinal

April 4, 2015

Niklas Edin of Sweden stole two in the sixth and added another pair in the eighth end of a tightly contested battle to beat Aku Kauste of Finland 7-4 in the Page 3-4 playoff game Saturday at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Norway headed to gold-medal game at Ford Worlds

April 3, 2015

Thomas Ulsrud made a last-rock draw to the edge of the button for a single in the 11th end to beat Pat Simmons of Canada 7-6 in the Page 1-2 playoff game Friday at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Finland ekes out tiebreaker win at Ford Worlds

April 3, 2015

Aku Kauste’s final rock, pressure-packed draw just stopped in time to give Finland a single in the 10th end for a 6-5 win over John Shuster of the U.S. in the tiebreaker game Friday at the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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